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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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Roll-over of the 90 day speed limit changes, alternate Picton to Christchurch highway via the Lewis Pass/Murchison

Published By   /  March 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Roll-over of the 90 day speed limit changes, alternate Picton to Christchurch highway via the Lewis Pass/Murchison

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Roll-over of the 90 day speed limit changes, alternate Picton to Christchurch highway via the Lewis Pass/Murchison The NZ Transport Agency last year advised that changes to speed limits were going in place on the new Picton to Christchurch alternate highway, in the aftermath […]

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Christchurch Northern Corridor (CNC) Open Day coming up

Published By   /  March 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Christchurch Northern Corridor (CNC) Open Day coming up

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Christchurch Northern Corridor (CNC) Open Day coming up People will be able to find out more about the Christchurch Northern Corridor at a Community Open Day later this month. The Christchurch Northern Corridor Alliance team is opening their doors to the public from 2pm […]

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Kaikoura State Highway 1 Peketa to Goose Bay – reopens Thursday 7 am

Published By   /  March 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Kaikoura State Highway 1 Peketa to Goose Bay – reopens Thursday 7 am

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Kaikoura State Highway 1 Peketa to Goose Bay – reopens Thursday 7 am State Highway 1 will reopen south of Kaikoura tomorrow morning at 7 am (Thursday, 16 March) after being closed since the weekend between Peketa/ the Kahutara River and Goose Bay due […]

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Night work starting State Highway 6 between Kawatiri Junction and O’Sullivans bridge Tuesday night

Published By   /  March 14, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Night work starting State Highway 6 between Kawatiri Junction and O’Sullivans bridge Tuesday night

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Night work starting State Highway 6 between Kawatiri Junction and O’Sullivans bridge Tuesday night From Tuesday night, 14 March, rumble strip is being installed along the centreline of State Highway 6, between Kawatiri Junction and O’Sullivans Junction, part of the new alternate highway between […]

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Update on State Highway 1 south of Kaikoura – highway remains closed

Published By   /  March 9, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Update on State Highway 1 south of Kaikoura – highway remains closed

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Update on State Highway 1 south of Kaikoura – highway remains closed State Highway 1 has remained closed all day after being closed earlier this week after rain and subsequent rockfall near the slips between Peketa and Goose Bay, south of Kaikoura. Crews worked […]

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Update highways Canterbury alternate route Picton to Christchurch, and Kaikoura State Highway 1 Peketa to Goose Bay closed today

Published By   /  March 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Update highways Canterbury alternate route Picton to Christchurch, and Kaikoura State Highway 1 Peketa to Goose Bay closed today

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Update highways Canterbury alternate route Picton to Christchurch, and Kaikoura State Highway 1 Peketa to Goose Bay closed today State Highway 1 is closed south of Kaikoura between Peketa and Goose Bay due to the wet weather and rockfalls in several places. Drivers wanting […]

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State Highway south of Kaikoura closed due to wet weather, rockfall hazard

Published By   /  March 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on State Highway south of Kaikoura closed due to wet weather, rockfall hazard

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: State Highway south of Kaikoura closed due to wet weather, rockfall hazard State Highway 1 south of Kaikoura closed after 11 am today due to wet weather and subsequent increased rockfall risk for drivers travelling between Peketa and Goose Bay. State Highway 1 south […]

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Mingha Bluff road safety realignment project 80% complete

Published By   /  March 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Mingha Bluff road safety realignment project 80% complete

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Mingha Bluff road safety realignment project 80% complete The NZ Transport Agency says a wet alpine summer means the Mingha Bluff realignment project will be completed by the end of next summer, 2017/2018. The $22 million project on State Highway 73 between Greyney’s Shelter […]

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Update on the Edendale Bypass project, Southland

Published By   /  March 2, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Update on the Edendale Bypass project, Southland

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Update on the Edendale Bypass project, Southland The design of the NZ Transport Agency’s State Highway 1 Edendale Bypass, is nearing completion. The project has been developed to increase the route’s efficiency and to improve both community safety and safety on State Highway 1 […]

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Update on scrub fire State Highway 7 between Springs Junction and Culverden – highway reopening 8pm tonight

Published By   /  March 2, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Update on scrub fire State Highway 7 between Springs Junction and Culverden – highway reopening 8pm tonight

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Update on scrub fire State Highway 7 between Springs Junction and Culverden – highway reopening 8pm tonight State Highway 7, the Lewis Pass road, will reopen at 8pm tonight, having been closed all afternoon as a scrub fire spread in several places near the […]

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Large scrub fire closes State Highway 7 between Springs Junction and Culverden, alternate highway Picton to Christchurch

Published By   /  March 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Large scrub fire closes State Highway 7 between Springs Junction and Culverden, alternate highway Picton to Christchurch

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Large scrub fire closes State Highway 7 between Springs Junction and Culverden, alternate highway Picton to Christchurch The NZ Transport Agency closed the Lewis Pass road (State Highway 7) after 12.30pm today as a scrub fire is spreading near the highway. The fire started […]

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Proposal to lower highway speeds in Queenstown’s Frankton area

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Proposal to lower highway speeds in Queenstown’s Frankton area

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Proposal to lower highway speeds in Queenstown’s Frankton area The NZ Transport Agency is seeking feedback on its proposal to permanently reduce the speed limit from 100km/h to 80km/h, to improve safety on the 2.3km section of State Highway 6 from Stalker Road to […]

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‘Know before you go’ on the West Coast’s highways

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on ‘Know before you go’ on the West Coast’s highways

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: ‘Know before you go’ on the West Coast’s highways West Coast drivers are being reminded on ways to ‘Know before you go’ to avoid travel delays and disruption as the annual road maintenance season gets underway slightly later than usual on the West Coast. […]

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Otago crash closes State Highway 87 Middlemarch to Kyeburn, at Kokonga – detour route via Waipiata

Published By   /  February 27, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Otago crash closes State Highway 87 Middlemarch to Kyeburn, at Kokonga – detour route via Waipiata

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Otago crash closes State Highway 87 Middlemarch to Kyeburn, at Kokonga – detour route via Waipiata The Police Serious Crash Unit will be attending a single car crash on State Highway 87, at Kokonga, near the intersection with Mundell Road near the Taieri River. […]

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Lyttelton gets a safety-driven, ‘smart’ pedestrian crossing

Published By   /  February 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Lyttelton gets a safety-driven, ‘smart’ pedestrian crossing

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Lyttelton gets a safety-driven, ‘smart’ pedestrian crossing A ‘smart’ pedestrian crossing that uses radar technology to sense people and adjust crossing time is set to be installed in Lyttelton. The high-tech crossing is one of just a handful like it in the South Island. […]

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Two highway updates: Lewis Pass serious crash this morning down to one lane near Shenandoah, Akaroa Highway closure 11 am bus recovery

Published By   /  February 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Two highway updates: Lewis Pass serious crash this morning down to one lane near Shenandoah, Akaroa Highway closure 11 am bus recovery

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Two highway updates: Lewis Pass serious crash this morning down to one lane near Shenandoah, Akaroa Highway closure 11 am bus recovery A serious crash one kilometre south of Shenandoah, State Highway 65, south of Murchison, the alternate state highway route between Picton and […]

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Getting the steel to Queenstown for the new Kawarau Falls Bridge

Published By   /  February 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on Getting the steel to Queenstown for the new Kawarau Falls Bridge

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Getting the steel to Queenstown for the new Kawarau Falls Bridge Getting the first three steel girders for the new Kawarau Falls Bridge to Queenstown, from Napier, wasn’t an easy task, says NZ Transport Agency Senior Project Manager Phil Dowsett. One long load ready […]

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South Canterbury, Morven crash update: highway closure extended

Published By   /  February 17, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Southern, Transport  /  Comments Off on South Canterbury, Morven crash update: highway closure extended

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: South Canterbury, Morven crash update: highway closure extended The serious crash between two vehicles at Morven, between Timaru and Oamaru, is keeping the highway closed until around 6 pm tonight. The detour route is shown above – Old Ferry Road and Glenavy Tawai Road. […]

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