Name the NorthConnex Tunnel after Jim Adams.
#1006I worked with jimmy on the Northconnex tunnel. The man literally gave the raincoat of his back to give to me after knowing me for only two days. Was a man that everyone looked up too and sad to have lost him
William Bell (Wollongong , 2020-04-02)
#1009All to often these critical pieces of infrastructure are named after people in public life. its about time we remember those that build these projects and sadly lose their lives in doing so.
we must remember them.
Tony Beers (Gladstone, 2020-04-02)
#1012I worked on the NCX and this would be a fitting tribute.
Ryan Doherty (Ireland , 2020-04-02)
#1013I worked on the job at the time.
Reuben Dufty (Sydney , 2020-04-03)
#1015I’m part of the tunnelling family
Mark Carran (Penrith , 2020-04-03)
#1017I believe Jimmy should be honoured in this way.
Gene Humphreys (Melbourne, 2020-04-03)
#1019It is only right we name it after him, not another politician
ALLAN BELL (COOLONGOLOOK, 2020-04-03)
#1022Because I worked on that project
Terry Kawalko (Melbourne , 2020-04-03)
#1023Mutual respect for the loss of a dedicated employee
Steve Pavlich (Albany Creek, 2020-04-03)
#1025This man was a senior figure in the industry. Lost his life on this project. It’s the least they could do to name that tunnel after Uncle.
Warren Thompson (Branxton NSW 2335, 2020-04-03)
#1027I worked at NCX and met Jimmy in Coal he was a legend in our industry and it would be great to see his name on that tunnel.
David Amundsen (Melbourne , 2020-04-03)
#1028I went to the same school as Dallas growing up. Like his Dad, my Dad worked on the Clyde Dam too. I now work for a large roading construction company and I think it is every worker's right to go home to their family at the end of the day. This tribute would be fitting recognition for Dallas' Dad's sacrifice.
Kirsty George (Christchurch, 2020-04-03)
#1029I am signing because I think it's a good idea
Stephanie Lloyd (Dunedin, 2020-04-03)
#1030I was mates with Jim and Diane in the Cromwell days great times he was a top bloke hard man
Neil rambo Berg (Brisbane , 2020-04-03)
#1043I’m signing this because the tunnel should be named in memory of Jim
Alice Pupuke (Sydney, 2020-04-03)
#1055A typical hard working family man who lived to one side of us in Cromwell.
Norm Wing (Cromwell, 2020-04-04)
#1057Jim obviously contributed greatly to the industry. He deserves this recognition posthumously.
Lucie Johnson (Sydney , 2020-04-04)
#1058I fully support this petition in having this tunnel named after James Adams also known as Jim
Alice King (Lurnea, 2020-04-04)
#1059Jim Adams should be remembered in a special way.
Amanda Klemick (Invercargill , 2020-04-04)
#1062Find this a well deserving name for tunnel
Carolyn Keepa (Mandurah, 2020-04-04)
#1063I worked with Jim on the Clyde dam and admired his work ethic, and now the duration of his employment as a tunneller and mentor.
David Benjamin ( Glenorchy, 2020-04-04)
#1066I know Dallas Adams and love the work he does trying to get the safety message across in the mining industry
Tony Sanders (Alexandra , 2020-04-05)
#1070Principal & I trust my friend Tarquin. He only brings up things if they really mean something.
Gilly Horne (Tauranga, 2020-04-05)
#1073Jim was a great man who was an inspirational leader teaching so many miners younger than him about safety and everything there is to know about being underground
Danny Bycroft (Gold Coast, 2020-04-05)
#1076I didn't know Jim Adams personally but I've worked in tunnels and underground coal and it's blokes like Jim who make these projects possible. He sounded like a real top bloke - who gave so much to the industry. I'm more than happy to sign this petition for Jim and his family.and the tunnelling industry.
Blair Thomson (Brisbane , 2020-04-05)
#1078Moe moea Matua .... I hope the project does the right thing here, Kia kaha Dallas & whanau xxx all the best for this campaign xxx
Eli-May Martin (Beaumont Hills, NSW, 2020-04-05)
#1080I'm signing this as he and his family deserve this, and he was a incredible person that dedicated his life to tunnelling, although I never met the man I have heard so much about him.
Andrew Perrott-Jones (Heathcote, 2020-04-05)
#1084It's totally fitting to name it after a great man
Riana Heremaia (Timaru, 2020-04-06)
#1085Show respect to a man who deserves this and also respect to his family during their mourning and great loss.
Jim Johnson (Tungamull, 2020-04-06)
#1086I was working on Northconnex at the time this happened and think it would be a great way to remember such a top bloke
Brendan Seal (Sydney , 2020-04-06)
#1087I’m working on North Connex and know what character it takes to do a month under here let alone an entire career.
David Moss (2113, 2020-04-06)
#1091He was a true leader, koro, and uncle to all who were blessed to have come across his presence.
Liz Tanuvasa (Sydney, 2020-04-06)
#1093In support of naming after Jim Adams.
Loss of life working and loving what he does.
Loss of son James same industry too.
Always be remembered xxoo
Gloria Ngawati (Turangi , 2020-04-06)
#1096This is a fitting tribute to Jim and will let his family know that he is respected and appreciated.
Paul Buddery (Mackay, 2020-04-07)
#1097Jim deserves to be honoured for his hard work and remembered for the life he gave.
Nicole Chessell (Sydney, 2020-04-07)
Andrew Brennan (Sydney , 2020-04-07)
#1100I know (uncle) jimmy on personal and professional level
Noel Makene (Sydney, 2020-04-07)
#1101I have worked on the project, and I think it is a great idea.
Nicolas Dumont (Bridgwater, 2020-04-07)
#1104I'm signing this because it is the right thing to do and would be an honour for his family.
Kyle Hughes (Moranbah, 2020-04-08)
#1105Jimmy was a mentor for so many up and coming tunnellers. Out of work a mentor for up and coming hunters. In the pub a story teller for up and coming bullshitters lol.
Missed every day Chur bro
Shane Mullen (Maitland, 2020-04-08)
Nukupera Adams (Lismore, 2020-04-08)
#1108I worked alongside Jimmy “uncle” Adams on the project and he was a great role model for me and everyone he met.
Martin Scott (Sydney, 2020-04-09)
#1109I'm writing this to support my cousins family to the naming of the Northconnox tunnel after jim adams who lost his life during the construction .A man well respected and loved by all that knew him
William August (Tauranga, 2020-04-10)
#1111Jim Adams expertise in his field was a credit too his trade. He had a wealth of knowledge which he often shared both professionally and personally. It was a tragedy that both himself and his oldest son James Adams lost thier lives in the workplace.Allow thier memory to live on ...
Zee Haami (Hamilton, 2020-04-11)
#1113Its the right thing todo.
Frances Stokes (Whangarei , 2020-04-11)
#1114I personally knew him & his family..
Emma Sidney (Brisbane, 2020-04-11)
#1115I know Jim’s family
Jane Sidney (Kambalda , 2020-04-11)
#1116Hes a Te Aute College brother
Les Hokianga (NEW ZEALAND, 2020-04-11)
#1117I’m signing because I am the mum of Jim’s eldest grandsons whose dad was James arpine tautari Adams and because Jim was a legend at all things that crossed his path nga mihi
Kiriana Adams (Otaki, 2020-04-11)
#1119Jim Adam's is a Legend
Peter Lilley (Auckland , 2020-04-11)
#1120Jimmy was an old friend and a highly respected mentor to the tunnelling fraternity.
I can think of no better way of honoring his legacy.
Brendan Gilheany (CAMDEN PARK, 2020-04-11)
#1121He was a great guy, I worked with Jim on a
lot of different tunnel`s in NZ. R.I.P. Jim.
Brian ( 4DAY ) Ferguson (Roxburgh., 2020-04-11)
#1123I was privileged enough to meet Son and listen to his story about his life and losing his brother and then his brother what an honour and amazing tribute to lives that have been lost my fingers are crossed 😊
Stacey Grech (Melbourne , 2020-04-11)
#1124I worked with Jim on Clyde Dam. He was a huge man in every way amongst men.
Gary Muir (Palmerston, 2020-04-11)
#1127One of the greatest man I knew! One of if not the most experienced underground person in the game
Leon Pupuke (Sydney, 2020-04-11)
#1129It's the right thing to do and a fitting tribute to a fellow tunneller / Miner
Michael Davies (York, 2020-04-11)
#1132I came onto the job after jim passed. But to leave a legacy of caring for his workmates and there safety is huge in this industry. Who better to name the tunnel after then one who died building it.
Samuel Fuller (PENNANT HILLS (2120), 2020-04-11)
#1133I’m signing because I was lucky enough to meet this man and I know how loved he is and how amazing he was
He’s left such a mark on many of my loved ones I couldn’t think of a better name for the Tunnel
Jazmine Magson (Perth, 2020-04-11)
#1141Because I worked with Jim in telfer a good friend a family man I couldn’t think of a better name for it
Kevin Temoananui (Perth , 2020-04-11)
#1142I work in tunneling and believe that it would be a great tribute to an industry legend
Michael Shearer (Randwick , 2020-04-11)
#1145He was a well respected tunneler that was there to help teach the younger blokes, and then tragically lost is life in a stupid accident that never should of happened
Matthew Oliver (Sydney , 2020-04-11)
#1146My uncle jim was such an awesome man, hard worker and loved his family. Would be awesome to see this named after him!
Kelsey Higson (Hamilton city, 2020-04-11)
Ivan Carroll (Wairoa , 2020-04-11)
#1150I worked at Northconnex and i met Jimmy a few times. He was such a vital part of the Northconnex tunnel and his name is still spoken of often years after his passing.
Sandy Roberts (Castle hill, 2020-04-11)
#1151Im have because I was a shift boss on the Tongariro Power Project for the company Codelfa Cogefar Italia 1970
Pietro Valle (Taihape, 2020-04-11)
#1154He devoted a lot of years to this kind of work I think it's the least that can be done. A lovely gesture.
Betty Simpson (Whakatane, 2020-04-11)
Darryn Battersby (Sydney, 2020-04-11)
#1158The family have been in the mining industry for a long time and deserve to be recognised due to there loss
Kylie Murdoch (Cromwell, 2020-04-11)
#1160His impact on health and safety culture.
Scott Downs (Rotorua , 2020-04-11)
Susan Duncum (Sydney , 2020-04-11)
#1163Jims son died in a mining accident about 14 years ago at Dartbrook mine in the Hunter Valley . Jim was also on the same crew and witnessed his sons death he was struck by a small roof fall killing him instantly very sad
Mick Styles (Maryland, 2020-04-11)
#1170It’s a good cause and I admire Jim
Alex Crossman (Darwin, 2020-04-11)
#1172I'm signing because it's the RIGHT THING TO Do and the HONOURABLE THING TO DO in the memory of those who have passed building this tunning!! DO THE RIGHT THING!!
Harpz Waapu (Perth, 2020-04-11)
#1174I worked with Adam hard working honorable man . I also was in the military with his Son .With sadness I attended his funeral when he was also killed in the mines
Ine Meti (Brisbane, 2020-04-11)
#1177This man died in the erection, building of this tunnel so he should be remembered in this tunnel
Tina Nelson (Brisbane , 2020-04-11)
#1178it will draw attention to the importance of safety in the tunnelling industry
Chris Westerweller (Sydney, 2020-04-11)
Tiara Thompson (Brisbane, 2020-04-12)
#1180in support of family
natasha telford (rotorua, 2020-04-12)
#1181Kia Ora Uncle Jim fondest memories xx
Lena Dewes (Te Awamutu, 2020-04-12)
#1182I knew Jim so that would be a beautiful thing to do in his name
Lena Bennett (Gisborne , 2020-04-12)
#1184I knew big Jimmy Adams and the whanau during the Clyde dam days!
A good man!!! Deserves acknowledgement!
Ellen Tupaea (Cambridge , 2020-04-13)
#1185Mates with his son
Greg Wark (Brisbane , 2020-04-14)
#1188Great idea and I hope it gets up.
I knew Jim and his son Jim Jnr when they worked at Kayuga in the early 2000’s. Unfortunately Jnr lost his life while working there also. RIP Gents
Luke Dunn (Leconfield , 2020-04-15)
#1191Jim deserves to be remembered after a terrible workplace accident.
Shaun Donachie (2151, 2020-04-15)
#1194A fellow mine worker that has fallen.
Robert Gow (Middlemount , 2020-04-15)
#1195I worked with Jim and James
Frank Palmowski (Singleton, 2020-04-15)
#1198I know the whanau
Tony Turanga (Sydney , 2020-04-15)
#1199Jim lost his life on this project and I heard he was an amazing bloke
Rhyan Bloom (Penrith , 2020-04-15)
#1200It's the right thing to do for uncle
Jeffrey Ross (Elderslie , 2020-04-15)