The purpose of the award is to honour and recognise those who have made a significant contribution to their industry, and nominations are particularly encouraged from contractors and applicators either as a company or organisation, or as individuals within Australia and New Zealand.

The Rust Award is determined by the Applicators Technical Group and the Executive Officer. Nominations open for the Rust Award open following the conclusion of the prior year’s conference, with nominations to be submitted to the Applicators Technical Group through the online portal by the end of the August prior to the next conference.

For further clarification on the Rust Award, please email


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