Enjoying the RealSteel function are: George Kelcher, Road Metals; Les Ward, Mimico; and Wayne Scott, MinEx.
Industry veterans Gorge Cunningham (retired) and retiring AQA CEO, Roger Parton.
Having fun at the Real Steel Hard Rock Club Happy Hour.
The Loader Award for best display went to SaboWilsdon. Nigel Larke and Don Mellors picked up the trophy. Andy Loader is on the left.
Manning the Virtgen stand are Gary Payne and Clive McKeown.
Peter Kuriger demonstrating his remarkable scaled model steam engine and primary crusher that can actually crush small stones.
Jono Gray, RealSteel marketing.
The Tomorrow’s Leaders Award winners are honoured by Q&M magazine editor, Alan Titchall (pictured middle, top), at the AQA/IOQ Conference awards dinner sponsored by Transdiesel. Jake Rouse (left) and Jason Kerrison were each given a certificate and $1000 cash to spend how they like.
From Brisbane and representing Metso Australia on the Mimico stand were Mike Bygraves and Anita Waihi (originally from Hamilton).