MOVING METRICS - THE SALES NUM...

06 October 2020

New Zealand Trucking shows you how the economy is travelling via key metrics from the road transport industry. From time to time we’ll be asking experts their opinion on what the numbers mean.

Teletrac Navman launches integ...

09 October 2020

Teletrac Navman is launching its multi-camera solution for trucks in New Zealand, which integrates with its recently released AI-powered software, TN360.

Know what you are voting for i...

09 October 2020

A week out from the general election the Road Transport Forum has made its final plea for people to be informed before stepping into the ballot box to vote on the cannabis referendum.

Drivers of the past century: o...

09 October 2020

The only thing that classic trucks from the 1950s and 1960s have in common with the current Mercedes-Benz Actros is a steering wheel and wheels. No trace of driving comfort, automa...

Whangarei’s four-lane highway ...

09 October 2020

As the last of six NZ Transport Agency projects to improve State Highway 1 through Whangarei nears completion, a new project to extend the four-lane highway further south is gathering pace.

Greg Pert new RTF board chair

09 October 2020

Tranzliquid Logistics director and owner Greg Pert, from Tauranga, has been appointed chair of the Road Transport Forum board of directors.

Ruakura Inland Port developmen...

08 October 2020

The Government is investing $40 million to develop an inland port at Ruakura which will become a freight super-hub and a future business, research and residential development for t...

Truck trailers with solar pane...

08 October 2020

In a research partnership, Scania will develop a solar cell-clad trailer to power a plug-in hybrid truck. Initial tests indicate possible fuel savings of 5 to 10 percent in Sweden ...

Mack Trucks delivers Mack LR E...

08 October 2020

Volvo Group’s subsidiary Mack Trucks has delivered a pre-production Mack LR Electric model to Republic Services to begin in-service trials in the demanding refuse segment. Mack wil...

REMINDER: Mt Messenger one-hou...

08 October 2020

Motorists are reminded to plan head to avoid delays of up to one hour if traveling State Highway 3 over Mt Messenger on Monday 12 and Tuesday 13 October.