Waitomo Petroleum announces ma...

23 November 2016

Five new Waitomo Petroleum fuel stops will open before Christmas, in Paihia, Epsom, Te Rapa, Te Aroha and Putaruru, bringing the company’s total network of fuel stops, diesel sto...

Appointments to transport sector roles

23 November 2016

Chris Moller has been reappointed as chair of the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) and Nick Rogers as an NZTA board member.

Update on South Island travel ...

22 November 2016

The NZ Transport Agency is reminding freight operators that the alternative to State highway 1 between Picton and Christchurch is a longer route and to ensure that drivers are well rested and take plenty of breaks.

Safety first for freight opera...

22 November 2016

Road Transport Forum chief executive Ken Shirley has reinforced the message that freight operators and drivers need to take a safety-first approach to the State Highway 7 route from Picton to Christchurch.

Bluebridge ferry services full...

22 November 2016

Strait Shipping’s Bluebridge Cook Strait Ferry services are fully operational following last Monday’s earthquake and subsequent southerly storms.

Ports of Auckland, Lyttelton a...

22 November 2016

Freight demand on New Zealand’s busiest domestic sea route, Auckland to Christchurch, has doubled following the massive Kaikoura earthquake on 14 November.

On a steel horse I ride

27 March 2017

Central Southland Freight is a family-owned business based in the small Southland town of Winton, where it has been operating for more than 25 years. The line ‘on a steel horse...

Master by name, master by design

18 November 2016

Kenworth's T659 is arguably the most well-thought-out truck ever designed to meet New Zealand's specific demands. John Murphy investigates....

Just Truckin’ Around - David H...

18 November 2016

David Hunt (left) and Matt Jeffrey had just parked up on the bypass in Otorohanga when Ange Richards caught up with them. Both men drive Peterbilts for Eltham-based Uhlenberg Haula...

Freight Advisory - Alternate S...

17 November 2016

Following Monday’s earthquake and the closure of State Highway 1 because of slips and damage to the highway, the New Zealand Transport Agency has been fielding calls from operators...