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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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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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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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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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State Highway 1 South of Kaikoura: open today

Published By   /  April 12, 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: open today

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: State Highway 1 South of Kaikoura: open today The NZ Transport Agency reopened State Highway 1 south of Kaikoura earlier this morning. It was planned to reopen the highway tomorrow ready for the Easter traffic, however enough debris has been cleared behind the protective […]

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Major safety work underway soon on Dunedin’s Southern Motorway

Published By   /  April 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Major safety work underway soon on Dunedin’s Southern Motorway

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Major safety work underway soon on Dunedin’s Southern Motorway Planning is well underway to enable a mid-year start to safety improvements on the Mornington Road to Mosgiel section of the Dunedin Southern Motorway. A wide centre line or median barrier will be installed to […]

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Kaikoura access restored: Kaikoura’s Waiau/ Mt Lyford road open at first light

Published By   /  April 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Kaikoura access restored: Kaikoura’s Waiau/ Mt Lyford road open at first light

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Kaikoura access restored: Kaikoura’s Waiau/ Mt Lyford road open at first light The rain has abated in Kaikoura today and the inland road via Waiau and Mt Lyford is open again. Road crews, geotechnical and scaling teams have worked long hours in the past […]

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Kaikoura access: Waiau/ Mt Lyford road to reopen from 3 to 6 pm, all drivers need to take need care

Published By   /  April 6, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Kaikoura access: Waiau/ Mt Lyford road to reopen from 3 to 6 pm, all drivers need to take need care

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Kaikoura access: Waiau/ Mt Lyford road to reopen from 3 to 6 pm, all drivers need to take need care All drivers are warned that conditions across the country mean they need to take care and build in extra time today. NZ Transport Agency […]

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Kaikoura access: 12.45 pm Thursday, Kaikoura road remains closed, all drivers need to take need care across South Island

Published By   /  April 6, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Kaikoura access: 12.45 pm Thursday, Kaikoura road remains closed, all drivers need to take need care across South Island

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Kaikoura access: 12.45 pm Thursday, Kaikoura road remains closed, all drivers need to take need care across South Island All drivers are warned that conditions across the country mean they need to take care and build in extra time today. NZ Transport Agency Journey […]

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Kaikoura access: roads north, south and to west closed

Published By   /  April 6, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Kaikoura access: roads north, south and to west closed

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Kaikoura access: roads north, south and to west closed The highway south of Kekerengu River Bridge was closed last night and this morning due to flooding. State Highway 1 Kekerengu to Clarence closed The highway south of Kekerengu River Bridge was closed last night […]

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Kaikoura access: no access to town by road from 10 pm tonight

Published By   /  April 6, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Kaikoura access: no access to town by road from 10 pm tonight

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Kaikoura access: no access to town by road from 10 pm tonight The NZ Transport Agency is closing the inland road (Route 70) to Kaikoura via Waiau and Mt Lyford from 10 pm tonight. Waiau/ Mt Lyford road closed from 10 pm The NZ […]

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Picton to Christchurch alternate route speed limit consultation underway

Published By   /  April 4, 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 underway

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Picton to Christchurch alternate route speed limit consultation underway Consultation is underway on a proposal to convert a range of temporary lower speed limits introduced on the Picton to Christchurch alternate state highway route after the November 2016 earthquake to permanent limits. The lower […]

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Serious crash closes State Highway 1 near Momona Airport, Dunedin

Published By   /  March 31, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Serious crash closes State Highway 1 near Momona Airport, Dunedin

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Serious crash closes State Highway 1 near Momona Airport, Dunedin People heading to Dunedin’s airport at Momona this morning are advised to add an extra 25 minutes to the journey. A double fatality car/truck crash around 3 am means there are detours in place […]

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Workers village/ temporary accommodation on way to Kaikoura

Published By   /  March 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Workers village/ temporary accommodation on way to Kaikoura

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Workers village/ temporary accommodation on way to Kaikoura The North Canterbury Transport Infrastructure Recovery (NCTIR) alliance will be setting up purpose-built, prefabricated accommodation in Kaikoura to house more than 300 men and women who will working on the massive rebuild programme which is aiming […]

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Picton to Christchurch alternate route safer speeds consultation

Published By   /  March 28, 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 safer speeds consultation

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Picton to Christchurch alternate route safer speeds consultation The NZ Transport Agency will begin consultation next week on a bylaw which will convert a range of temporary lower speed limits introduced on the Picton to Christchurch alternate state highway route after the November 2016 […]

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Delays on SH1 Russley Road this weekend, allow extra travel time

Published By   /  March 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Traffic bulletin, Transport  /  Comments Off on Delays on SH1 Russley Road this weekend, allow extra travel time

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Delays on SH1 Russley Road this weekend, allow extra travel time The NZ Transport Agency advises motorists to expect delays when travelling on State Highway 1 Russley Road this weekend as work on the $112 million Russley Road Upgrade continues. Lane closures, detours and […]

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Bridge closure means 45 minute night detour Picton to Christchurch Alternate Highway Lewis Pass

Published By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Traffic bulletin, Transport  /  Comments Off on Bridge closure means 45 minute night detour Picton to Christchurch Alternate Highway Lewis Pass

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Bridge closure means 45 minute night detour Picton to Christchurch Alternate Highway Lewis Pass Urgent repairs to the Ruffe Creek Bridge, north of Springs Junction, State Highway 65, will add a 45 minute detour for drivers using the Lewis Pass/ Murchison route from this […]

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West Coast’s new Taramakau Bridge project progressing well

Published By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on West Coast’s new Taramakau Bridge project progressing well

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: West Coast’s new Taramakau Bridge project progressing well The NZ Transport Agency says work on the West Coast’s new Taramakau Bridge project, on State Highway 6 between Greymouth and Kumara Junction, is progressing well. The project will see a new two-lane bridge built downstream […]

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