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Contract awarded for work on Watchman Road intersection, Napier

Published By   /  April 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Central, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Contract awarded for work on Watchman Road intersection, Napier

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Contract awarded for work on Watchman Road intersection, Napier The NZ Transport Agency has awarded the contract for a range of intersection improvements at the Watchman Road/Meeanee Quay intersection on State Highway 2, Napier, to Higgins Construction. The project involves the construction of a […]

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Update 3, 28 April 2017: Manawatu Gorge slip

Published By   /  April 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Central, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Update 3, 28 April 2017: Manawatu Gorge slip

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Update 3, 28 April 2017: Manawatu Gorge slip The NZ Transport Agency says there has been good progress made on clearing the remaining, large slip on the Manawatu Gorge. Contractors will continue to work through the weekend. Transport Agency Highway Manager Ross I’Anson says […]

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State Highway 50 fit for purpose

Published By   /  April 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Central, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on State Highway 50 fit for purpose

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: State Highway 50 fit for purpose The NZ Transport Agency announced today that its investigation into Napier Port Access concluded that the current State Highway 50 is performing to expectations, and that further improvements are therefore not necessary at this time. The Napier Port […]

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Update 2, 27 April 2017: Manawatu Gorge slips

Published By   /  April 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Central, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Update 2, 27 April 2017: Manawatu Gorge slips

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Update 2, 27 April 2017: Manawatu Gorge slips The NZ Transport Agency says a smaller slip on the Manawatu Gorge has been cleared and geotechnical engineers have now fully assessed a large slip. This has included an assessment of the area above the slip, […]

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Picton to Christchurch alternate route speed limit consultation – one week left to have your say

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Picton to Christchurch alternate route speed limit consultation – one week left to have your say

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Picton to Christchurch alternate route speed limit consultation – one week left to have your say People wanting to give feedback on a proposal to convert a range of temporary lower speed limits introduced on the Picton to Christchurch alternate state highway route to […]

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Public input wanted on next phase of Wellington to Hutt Valley Walking and Cycling Link

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Central, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Public input wanted on next phase of Wellington to Hutt Valley Walking and Cycling Link

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Public input wanted on next phase of Wellington to Hutt Valley Walking and Cycling Link The NZ Transport Agency is asking for public feedback on the Petone to Melling section of the Wellington to Hutt Valley Walking and Cycling Link. The Petone to Melling […]

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Update: Manawatu Gorge slips | NZ Transport Agency

Published By   /  April 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Central, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Update: Manawatu Gorge slips | NZ Transport Agency

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Update: Manawatu Gorge slips | NZ Transport Agency The NZ Transport Agency says geotechnical engineers have further assessed the smaller slip on the Manawatu Gorge and say it is safe for crews to start clearing slip material and stabilising the slope. Two slips have […]

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Update Kaikoura’s State Highway 1 south – closure to continue into May

Published By   /  April 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Update Kaikoura’s State Highway 1 south – closure to continue into May

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Update Kaikoura’s State Highway 1 south – closure to continue into May NZ Transport Agency crews are continuing to work on the new slip 3 km south of Peketa, near Kaikoura, over this weekend and into the next fortnight. Despite making good progress since […]

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Final stage of Baypark to Bayfair to start next month

Published By   /  April 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Final stage of Baypark to Bayfair to start next month

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Final stage of Baypark to Bayfair to start next month The final stage of Tauranga’s Baypark to Bayfair Link Upgrade will get underway in May, the NZ Transport Agency says. CPB Contractors have been awarded the contract to build the second, and final, phase […]

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Potentially serious crashes averted through Brynderwyns safety improvements

Published By   /  April 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland and Northland, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Potentially serious crashes averted through Brynderwyns safety improvements

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Potentially serious crashes averted through Brynderwyns safety improvements Dozens of potentially serious crashes have been avoided since safety barriers were installed on State Highway 1 on the Brynderwyn Hills. The NZ Transport Agency says flexible road safety barriers have been hit at least 20 […]

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Manawatū Gorge Big Slip Lookout Track remains closed

Published By   /  April 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Central, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Manawatū Gorge Big Slip Lookout Track remains closed

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Manawatū Gorge Big Slip Lookout Track remains closed The NZ Transport Agency is advising that adverse weather conditions for maintenance work on the Manawatū Gorge means The Big Slip Lookout Track will remain closed until the end of the year. The work involves clearing […]

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Restoration of Hatupatu Rock complete

Published By   /  April 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Restoration of Hatupatu Rock complete

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Restoration of Hatupatu Rock complete A joint project to enhance the site of the iconic Hatupatu Rock, situated alongside State Highway 1 just south of Tokoroa, has wrapped up with the planting of native trees today. The NZ Transport Agency, Mana Whenua, Heritage New […]

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State Highway 1 south of Kaikoura: fresh slip, highway closed

Published By   /  April 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on State Highway 1 south of Kaikoura: fresh slip, highway closed

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: State Highway 1 south of Kaikoura: fresh slip, highway closed State Highway 1 south of Kaikoura was closed around 1 pm today, Easter Saturday, after a fresh slip north of an old slip site at Rosy Morn, brought down several thousand cubic metres of […]

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Large loads coming through Lyttelton Tunnel overnight this weekend

Published By   /  April 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Large loads coming through Lyttelton Tunnel overnight this weekend

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Large loads coming through Lyttelton Tunnel overnight this weekend The NZ Transport Agency is advising everyone who uses the Lyttelton Tunnel to anticipate ten minute delays this weekend for Lyttelton-bound traffic over three nights. Oversized loads will be coming through the tunnel over three […]

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Planning for future of Hill Street intersection brought forward

Published By   /  April 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland and Northland, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Planning for future of Hill Street intersection brought forward

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Planning for future of Hill Street intersection brought forward The NZ Transport Agency and Auckland Transport have brought forward planning for the future of the Hill Street intersection in Warkworth. Up to $2million has been set aside to investigate and design changes to the […]

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Severe weather could close Auckland Harbour Bridge

Published By   /  April 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland and Northland, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Severe weather could close Auckland Harbour Bridge

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Severe weather could close Auckland Harbour Bridge The NZ Transport Agency is advising motorists to plan ahead now for the possible closure of the Auckland Harbour Bridge if wind levels become strong later today. Auckland Highway Manager Brett Gliddon says closing the bridge would […]

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Traffic to start using new Haywards Interchange from this weekend

Published By   /  April 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Central, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Traffic to start using new Haywards Interchange from this weekend

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Traffic to start using new Haywards Interchange from this weekend Traffic on State Highway 2 and State Highway 58 will start using the new Haywards Interchange from this weekend. The $43 million project is now due for completion in July after wet weather delayed […]

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Take care on the roads during severe weather event

Published By   /  April 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Central, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Take care on the roads during severe weather event

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Take care on the roads during severe weather event The NZ Transport Agency is encouraging people to take the severe weather forecast into account when planning road trips over the next couple of days. “The MetService is warning of strong winds and heavy rain […]

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Variable speed limit on State Highway 1 at Moeraki, Waitaki District, favoured

Published By   /  April 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Variable speed limit on State Highway 1 at Moeraki, Waitaki District, favoured

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Variable speed limit on State Highway 1 at Moeraki, Waitaki District, favoured Feedback is generally supportive of a proposed variable speed limit of 70km/h on the State Highway 1 (SH1) turnoff to Moeraki Boulders. It would apply 170 metres either side of the Moeraki […]

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Safe driving over the Easter weekend – get there and back again safely

Published By   /  April 12, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Safe driving over the Easter weekend – get there and back again safely

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Safe driving over the Easter weekend – get there and back again safely Traffic will be heavy on highways out of Christchurch and some parts of the South Island this weekend as people head off for Easter. The NZ Transport Agency is asking drivers […]

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