2018 SNI Wood Council Training Awards

And the winners are...

The 2018 SNI Wood Council Awards Dinner wrapped up on the 11th of May 2018.

285 Attendees from across the lower North Island were entertained by Te Radar, and witnessed the presentation of 10 awards to their colleagues.
This was a great chance for members of our Council to come together and celebrate in true Kiwi style.

1. Training Excellence

  • Trainee of the Year 2018 - DAN KYLE ( Horne Brothers, Masterton)
  • Modern Apprentice of the Year 2018 - TROY DAVIES (BUSHLINE FOREST HARVESTING)
  • Training Company/Contractor of the Year 2018 - HORNE BROTHERS (MASTERTON)

2. Skilled Professionals

  • Harvesting Excellence 2018- AARON BAUMER (DAWSON & HAVARD, MASTERTON)
  • Forestry Excellence (Silviculture) 2018 - WAISAKE SABUTU (WAIRARAPA FORESTRY SERVICES, MASTERTON)
  • Distribution Excellence 2018 - CRAIG ALLEN (C3, MASTERTON)

3. Industry Excellence

  • Contractor of the Year 2018 - DAWSON & HAVARD (MASTERTON)
  • Outstanding Health & Safety Management 2018 - TARANAKI SAFE START (STRATFORD)
  • Outstanding Environmental Management 2018 - DAWSON & HAVARD (MASTERTON)
  • Contribution to the Forestry Industry 2018 - BERT HUGHES (FOREST ENTERPRISES LTD, MASTERTON)