Each year, the Chairman of the IRSE Australasian Section recognises an individual who has made a significant contribution to the rail industry.
Steve Boshier presented the 2011 IRSE Chairman's Award to Wayne McDonald at the 2011 AusRail Gala Dinner in Brisbane in front of a capacity crowd of industry participants.
Steve explained why Wayne was a worthy candidate and had been selected to receive this prestige's award. It recognises the enormous amount of work, dedication, impact and change that the individual has made to the Rail Systems industry.
Each year, the Chairman of the IRSE Australasian Section recognises an individual that has made a significant contribution to the rail industry. Chairman Steve Boshier presented this year’s award to Les Brearley at the 2010 AusRail Gala Dinner in Perth in front of 1,000 industry participants.
Associate Professor Ken Kwong is the 2009 winner of the IRSE Australasia Chairman's Award. The award was presented at the AusRail Plus 2009 Gala Dinner.
Howard Revell was presented with the 2007 IRSE Australasia Chairman's Award by Chairman Richard Stepniewski at the AusRail Plus Gala Dinner in Sydney.
Darryl Dunne was presented with the Chairman's Award for 2006 in recognition of his input to the signal discipline.