People invited to hear more a...

09 October 2017

The NZ Transport Agency is inviting people to three drop-in sessions this week to hear about plans to make State Highway 33, between Te Ngae Junction and Paengaroa, safer.

First New Zealand custom-built...

06 October 2017

Bulk Lines managing director Peter Barker took delivery of the first New Zealand custom-built International ProStar R8-BT (Rigid 8x4 Bulk Tipper) last Monday.

EROAD sales increase as US com...

06 October 2017

Auckland-based company EROAD has seen a jump in sales in the US market, a reflection of the demand for ELD solutions ahead of the December deadline for US logistics firms to adopt and use electronic logging devices.

Motorway rock throwers must be stopped

06 October 2017

Rocks being hurled from motorway overbridges are endangering the lives of truck drivers and other motorists and action must be taken to stop it, says Road Transport Forum chief executive Ken Shirley.

A drag race to a coronation

06 October 2017

New Zealand’s general election in September didn’t provide National or Labour with a resounding win, and soon New Zealand First leader Winston Peters will determine who governs for the next three years.

Christchurch Trucking Industry...

05 October 2017

Bookings have opened for the TMC Trucking Industry Show 2018 on 9 to 10 March 2018, with organisers saying the strong uptake reflected the popularity of this biennial event.

NZ Transport Agency permit sys...

05 October 2017

The NZ Transport Agency is seeking feedback from the transport industry to help with the design of its upgraded permit system.

Hino puts safety first with ne...

05 October 2017

Hino NZ are putting safety first with their new Wide Cab 500 Series, which will be the first medium truck in New Zealand to offer Vehicle Stability Control (VSC) as a standard feature.

New trucks from Volvo running on gas

04 October 2017

Volvo Trucks is now introducing Euro 6-compliant heavy-duty trucks that run on liquefied natural gas (LNG) or biogas. The trucks can cut CO2 emissions by 20 to 100 percent. With a ...

Port insurance charges rile truckies

04 October 2017

Truckies are up in arms about charges by the Port of Napier to cover its increased insurance costs.