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Forest & Bird beating a hollow and expensive drum

Thursday, 16 September 2021, 2:12 pm | AQA

Forest & Bird’s opposition to new consenting pathways for quarries is a call to burn more fuel and add cost to every new home, says the Aggregate and Quarry Association. More >>

Review of the Committee on University Academic Programmes

Thursday, 20 July 2017, 12:48 pm | AQA

The 2017 Review of the Committee on University Academic Programmes (CUAP) has indicated strong support within the sector and from stakeholders who were consulted by the Panel that CUAP is operating effectively. Its processes of programme approval and ... More >>

Adding aggregate to the housing mix

Tuesday, 30 October 2012, 9:18 am | AQA

The government’s plans to increase housing and affordability must also take into account the cost of materials. With plans afoot to substantially increase the number of dwellings, the Aggregate and Quarry Association’s Chair, Ben Hussey, says planners ... More >>

Quarry industry reflects hard times

Monday, 31 January 2011, 10:01 am | AQA

The population may be steadily growing, but the nation’s demand for aggregates has been reducing since the boom year of 2005 when almost 50 million tonnes was required. In 2009 only 33 million tonnes was needed - a reduction of some 43% - a very sharp ... More >>

Any Question Answered Text Service Launched

Wednesday, 13 February 2008, 9:37 am | AQA

199QUERY Pty Ltd, the company behind the successful question answer service in Australia, 199QUERY, announces that its question answer service is now available on all major phone networks in New Zealand, reaching a potential audience of 3.8million people, ... More >>