Freight and transport companie...

11 July 2017

Online driver training provider, DT Driver Training, had a record month in June, adding Toll Group, Freight Lines, Mackleys, Tomoana Warehousing, Waitomo Group, Allied Pickfords, H...

What challenges do EVs pose fo...

11 July 2017

Drive Electric has been investigating how the growing number of electric vehicles will affect New Zealand’s electricity infrastructure. The not-for-profit group’s latest white p...

Nominations called for Road Tr...

11 July 2017

Road Transport Forum chief executive Ken Shirley is urging road transport operators and industry stakeholders to get their nominations in for the 2017 Road Transport Industry Award...

Enduring solution needed for M...

11 July 2017

Road Transport Forum chief executive Ken Shirley is urging NZTA and Government to consider an enduring solution for the troubled Manawatu Gorge. News that the gorge is to remain...

Rail reopening moves closer as...

10 July 2017

KiwiRail marked another milestone in the rebuild of the rail line between Picton and Christchurch today, with the first work train crossing the Clarence Bridge since the earthquake...

Work to remove 4500m3 Waioeka ...

10 July 2017

The NZ Transport Agency says work to remove the slip on State Highway 2 between Opotiki and Gisborne is well underway with several trucks clearing the debris at both ends. Appro...

Fuso ups the ante in truck sales

07 July 2017

Competition is heating up between Isuzu and Fuso when it comes to sales. Fuso sales are up 114% this year as the brand maintains second place behind Isuzu. Fuso is quickly gaining ...

Manawatu Gorge closed indefinitely

07 July 2017

New geotechnical information has highlighted major safety risks in the Manawatu Gorge, meaning it is likely to be closed for some time. In light of this, the NZ Transport Agency...

Why one is better than two – a...

07 July 2017

It is very rare for a fleet to consist of single-purpose assets. Transport operators typically require a lot more flexibility in their fleets to fully address their customers’ needs.

Long-term membership celebrate...

07 July 2017

Mel and Dorothy Davies, who have been members of the National Road Carriers for 50 years, were honoured at the organisation’s recent AGM. The country’s leading road freight tran...