New round of RONS will help NZ catch up

21 August 2017

Road Transport Forum chief executive Ken Shirley has welcomed the National Party’s announcement of a new round of Roads of National Significance.

Kirkbride Trench officially open

21 August 2017

A new interchange and trench on State Highway 20A that will make journeys between Auckland Airport and the city safer and more reliable was officially opened 18 August.

National announces 10 new road...

20 August 2017

National is committing to the next generation of Roads of National Significance (RONS), announcing 10 new routes will be added. “Our country is growing and we are committed to b...

Smart fuel tankers control cos...

18 August 2017

A new way of delivering fuel is now available in New Zealand, offering users the latest technology aimed at driving down operational costs and improving customer service. Lowes ...

Updated plan to address Auckla...

17 August 2017

Transport Minister Simon Bridges has released a joint report by the Government and Auckland Council, which updates work undertaken as part of the Auckland Transport Alignment Proje...

RTF welcomes Labour’s driving ...

17 August 2017

Road Transport Forum chief executive Ken Shirley has welcomed the Labour Party’s commitment to provide driving lessons for secondary school students.

Don’t just open the door... ri...

16 August 2017

Meet Mark Fletcher and you’re instantly aware this a man who responds to an opportunity with an enviable mixture of energy, confidence, and purpose, all reined in with a healthy dose of prudence.

If only home was like this place!

16 August 2017

When Mercedes-Benz launched the new Actros at the start of the decade, half the battle was won off the bat. Start with a great looking vehicle and you’ll have their attention immediately – it’s a primal throwback.

‘Cool as’ trailers

16 August 2017

Mark’s requirement for a 36-pallet, chilled B-train in an 8m/10m split certainly induced head scratching, especially at Carrier.

The OM 473, what it is and wha...

16 August 2017

There’s lots of banter around that the OM473 is essentially a Detroit Diesel DD16.