Region’s biggest ever roading ...

14 December 2016

People travelling through the Waikato over summer will see plenty of action as the region’s biggest ever roading project hits full steam.

Work on $700m Puhoi road underway

10 December 2016

Work has begun on the first section of the long awaited Puhoi to Wellsford Road, a new 18.5km motorway between Auckland and Northland.

Clean diesel – not no diesel

08 December 2016

Five African countries have announced they will reject shipments of high sulphur diesel from Europe. Ghana, Ivory Coast, Togo, Nigeria and Benin have also demanded they begin...

Safety improvements underway on SH3

08 December 2016

The first of four safety improvement projects on State Highway 3 between Hamilton and Te Kuiti is now underway.

VDAM Rule an evolution not a revolution

08 December 2016

Road Transport Forum chief executive Ken Shirley says the recently released Vehicle Dimensions and Mass Rule 2016 represents an “evolution rather than a revolution in heavy v...

New Zealand transport companie...

07 December 2016

An agreement has been signed for the acquisition of a group of New Zealand transport and shipping companies owned by the Barker family, in keeping with the wishes of the company’s founder.

Work starts on Waikato Freight Hub

06 December 2016

Ports of Auckland has started construction of a state-of- the-art inland port at Horotiu, just north of Hamilton.

KiwiRail ferries back in full ...

06 December 2016

KiwiRail’s Interislander ferries are back in full operation for the first time since the Kaikoura earthquake, with the rail span that allows rail wagons to be loaded on the Aratere now restored.

Milk tankers to get access to Kaikoura

05 December 2016

The Government has welcomed news that milk tankers and other essential freight will be given priority access in and out of Kaikoura on the inland road (route 70) from next week.

Iveco launches the New Stralis...

05 December 2016

Iveco has launched the New Stralis NP, the first natural gas truck specifically designed for long-haul operations. It is the only truck that can run on Compressed or Liquid Natur...