Institute of Quarrying

 The Emerald Challenge grant scheme has been created by the IQ to support and recognise members as they help their organisations meet climate challenges

£5,000 financial grant to support minerals industry sustainability projects

Quarrying industry grant established to help sector achieve net zero ambitions

05 April 2023

 Roy Bush receiving his honorary fellowship from Viv Russell, IQ president

IQ awards Honorary Fellowship for outstanding contribution

Honorary Fellowship awarded to IQ member in recognition of his contribution to H&S

22 March 2023

 Centre for Mineral Products graduates 2022

Success for graduates on University of Derby Minerals Products course

Record number of students gain first-class degree o course supported by Institute of Quarrying

17 March 2023

 Mineral Matters will help the National Stone Centre in Derbyshire host the ‘Big Assembly’ a live broadcast that provides apprenticeship advice to schools, parents, students, and employers

Minerals Matter support for National Apprenticeship Week

Minerals Matter marks UK Apprenticeship Week with a series of events around the quarrying sector

03 February 2023

 ‘Minerals Matter’ aims to future-proof the quarrying and mineral products industry

'Minerals Matter' aims to future-proof the quarrying and minerals industry

New initiative aims to make quarrying and minerals extraction sector appeal to new starters

07 November 2022

 The IQ is now offering members and non-members access to its new Level 3 and 4 Awards in Geotechnical Knowledge for Managing Mineral Processing Operations

IQ launches new geotechnical qualification in the UK

A new geotechnical qualification has been launched in the UK by the Institute of Quarrying

18 August 2022

 School students interacting with equipment and simulators Hillhead - the UK industry’s largest exhibition for quarrying, construction and recycling

Minerals Matter introduces school children to quarrying industries

Visit to industry expo provides school students with an insight into quarrying career options

27 July 2022

 Details of a new management structure have been unveiled by the IQ and the NSC

IQ moves forward with office relocation plans

Details of a new management structure have been unveiled by the IQ and the NSC

28 April 2022


Geothermal Game Changer

Customer-inspired engineering leads to fieldwork simplified


A Sneak Peek at the Future of Drilling Data

Drilling is the first step in an optimised mine value chain, so it is crucial to


Gain Ground on the Competition

Rigs, tooling designed for direct push propel profits, production across industries


Simplify your geotechnical Jobs

Multi-application drill rigs and enhanced tools boost productivity and profits.