Cadetship programme at Stevenson Aggregates

30 Oct 2023

A cadetship programme is now in place in Stevenson Aggregates. The programme is aimed at school leavers and young people. It serves as a stepping stone for those that are wanting to pursue a career in the quarrying industry. We provide a comprehensive, structured training programme, mentorship and financial development support during a two-year programme […]

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Nathan Gibbons Wins IOQ Award

13 Sep 2023

Drury Quarry Manager Nathan Gibbons has won the Turnco Niemac JCI Astec Achievement Award at the 2023 IOQ awards. The award is made to recognise personal achievement by an IOQ member working as a quarry plant operator or engineer. The intent is to reward a person directly responsible for plant operation, or in plant maintenance, […]

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Concrete Pumping at Catalina Bay

12 Sep 2023

Willis Bond’s newest development project, Catalina Bay Apartments, has a rich aviation history and is located at the northernmost tip of Hobsonville Point. The site was previously owned by the Royal New Zealand Airforce and was used to launch and house the Catalina and Sunderland flying boats. 

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Cheri Sam, Machine Specialist

21 Jun 2023

Cheri Sam is an experienced machine specialist and Stevenson brand champ at Clevedon quarry. Her can-do attitude and willingness to learn makes Cheri a valuable asset to the small team out at Clevedon. For almost three years Cheri worked in the contracting division for Fulton Hogan where the majority of her work was drainage jobs […]

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Rosie Toto-Croucher, Loader Leading Hand

18 Jun 2023

Rosie Toto-Croucher has been a friendly and familiar face out at Drury quarry for the past 12 years. She has recently been promoted to loader leading hand, which puts her in charge of Drury’s 11 loader drivers. Rosie arrives at the quarry around 5.45 am each day for a 6 am start. “Before we get […]

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Crushing it at 30 below

19 May 2023

Operating a mobile cone crusher in a climate of -30° proved challenging for Drury’s Assistant Quarry Manager Ashton Cogdale on his recent 8-week trip to the coldest place on earth, Antarctica. Ashton was selected from a group of 23 people who applied to work on the 70-year-old McMurdo Station redevelopment project. The project team was […]

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Recruitment Open Day

17 May 2023

We’re on the lookout for new Lab Technicians. Come along to our Recruitment Open Day at Stevenson Drury! Lab technician is the perfect position for someone who’s not afraid of getting their hands dirty. At Stevenson, our technicians carry out testing on aggregates, soil, asphalt and conduct environmental monitoring. No experience is required – we […]

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Jayden Ellis Celebrates 30 Years

13 May 2023

Business Service Manager Jayden Ellis has reached an impressive 30-year milestone at Stevenson. He is the third generation of his family to be working in the quarrying industry with both his dad and grandfather paving the way. Jayden joined the business in 1993 as a school leaver, “My dad Steve Ellis was a quarry manager […]

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