Sod turned on Watchman Road In...

25 April 2017

The first sod has been turned to mark the start of construction on the $13 million Watchman Road Intersection Improvements project in Napier. Transport Minister Simon Bridges wa...

Sod turned on Watchman Road In...

21 April 2017

The first sod has been turned to mark the start of construction on the $13 million Watchman Road Intersection Improvements project in Napier. Transport Minister Simon Bridges wa...

Green light for State Highway ...

17 April 2017

Transport Minister Simon Bridges has announced the route for a bypass of the Awakino Tunnel and the next steps for the Mt Messenger bypass project. “State Highway 3 is a key pri...

Work begins on massive slip at...

20 March 2017

Transport Minister Simon Bridges says a significant milestone has been reached in the effort to restore the coastal road and rail corridor north of Kaikoura. Work commenced t...

Bridges welcomes Katikati bypa...

15 March 2017

Transport Minister Simon Bridges has welcomed the announcement by the NZ Transport Agency to include a bypass of the Katikati town centre in the State Highway 2 Waihi to Tauranga p...

$60 million safety upgrade und...

09 March 2017

Work has begun on a $60 million investment programme to upgrade the alternative state highway route between Picton and Christchurch while the reconstruction of State Highway ...

Safer route for Normanby opened

27 February 2017

A new section of State Highway 3 north of Normanby has been opened that will improve both capacity and safety on a critically important route for the Taranaki region. The ...

Mackays to Peka Peka Expressway opened

16 February 2017

The $630 million Mackays to Peka Peka Expressway has officially opened, delivering a long awaited road to the Wellington region. “This impressive piece of infrastructure has ...

New bridges to reduce congesti...

10 February 2017

Two new Bailey bridges have been installed alongside permanent one-way bridges at Upper Buller and Homestead Creek west of St Arnaud, allowing traffic to flow safely in both direct...

Mackays to Peka Peka to open this month

08 February 2017

The Mackays to Peka Peka Expressway is scheduled to open this month, four months ahead of the original scheduled June completion date. The $630 million, 18km four-lane expressw...