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Construction to start this year on Te Awa – Cambridge to Hamilton shared path

By   /  May 18, 2018  /  24/7 News, Central North Island, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Construction to start this year on Te Awa – Cambridge to Hamilton shared path

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Construction to start this year on Te Awa – Cambridge to Hamilton shared path Work is set to start on the final piece of the Te Awa River Ride shared path, between Cambridge and Hamilton, later this year. Funding has been confirmed for the […]

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Milestones coming up on Waikato Expressway

By   /  April 24, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Milestones coming up on Waikato Expressway

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Milestones coming up on Waikato Expressway The southbound lanes are almost ready to open. Construction started in early 2017 on widening the 5.9km section of SH1 between Rangiriri and Hampton Downs to create the new highway. The south-bound lanes are being built first, and […]

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Parts of Maaori wooden comb found on Huntly section of Waikato Expressway

By   /  April 5, 2018  /  24/7 News, Central North Island, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Parts of Maaori wooden comb found on Huntly section of Waikato Expressway

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Parts of Maaori wooden comb found on Huntly section of Waikato Expressway Parts of Maaori wooden comb. Photo credit Dr. Rod Wallace This find was made by the Fulton Hogan-HEB Joint Venture team while topsoil was being moved to construct the new Evans, Kimihia […]

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Avoid SH2 Hewletts Road while damaged truck is removed

By   /  April 3, 2018  /  24/7 News, Central North Island, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Avoid SH2 Hewletts Road while damaged truck is removed

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Avoid SH2 Hewletts Road while damaged truck is removed   UPDATE: Roads are now open. Please expect delays while congestion clears.   Jean Batten Drive and the westbound lanes of Hewletts Road are closed while a truck, that was damaged in a crash earlier […]

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Expect delays on State Highway 3 south of Hamilton

By   /  March 28, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Expect delays on State Highway 3 south of Hamilton

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Expect delays on State Highway 3 south of Hamilton The road is closed near Ingram Road and a diversion is in place down Raynes Road and State Highway 21. People should avoid the area or expect delays. People can stay up to date by […]

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Cambridge to Piarere safety improvements get underway

By   /  March 16, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Cambridge to Piarere safety improvements get underway

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Cambridge to Piarere safety improvements get underway The safety improvements include adding roadside safety barriers in high-risk areas to stop vehicles running off the road and a wide centreline to keep vehicles apart. Minor improvements will also be made to some intersections along the […]

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People advised to expect delays around State Highway 30a Amohau Street

By   /  March 15, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on People advised to expect delays around State Highway 30a Amohau Street

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: People advised to expect delays around State Highway 30a Amohau Street The roads around the Trade Central area are expected to be congested and people should expect delays. There will be no parking along SH30A Amohau Street however there is additional parking on Pererika […]

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Waikato Expressway project opens its gates to the public

By   /  February 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Waikato Expressway project opens its gates to the public

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Waikato Expressway project opens its gates to the public The Hamilton Section of the Waikato Expressway will hold a Project Open Day on Sat 3 March. 10am-2pm, Saturday 3 March at the Project Office, Ryburn Road, sign-posted off Ruakura Road on the eastern outskirts […]

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Stay safe on the roads during wet weather

By   /  February 12, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Stay safe on the roads during wet weather

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Stay safe on the roads during wet weather Transport Agency contractors are out checking all flood prone areas and monitoring roads for potholes. Transport Agency Journey Manager, Nigel D’Ath, says road users should plan ahead and check weather and road conditions before they travel. […]

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Expect delays and closures on part of SH1 Desert Road

By   /  January 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Expect delays and closures on part of SH1 Desert Road

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Expect delays and closures on part of SH1 Desert Road Part of State Highway 1–Desert Road is to have two full closures and will be down to one lane for almost three months while the deck is replaced on Waihohonu Stream Bridge. The bridge […]

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Coromandel’s State Highway 25 expected to be back to two lanes early this year

By   /  January 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Coromandel’s State Highway 25 expected to be back to two lanes early this year

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Coromandel’s State Highway 25 expected to be back to two lanes early this year The damage along State Highway 25 between Thames and Manaia has now been assessed and the Transport Agency has developed a programme which aims to complete the final repair work […]

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State Highway 25, Thames Coast Road, cordons and convoy to be removed

By   /  January 10, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on State Highway 25, Thames Coast Road, cordons and convoy to be removed

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: State Highway 25, Thames Coast Road, cordons and convoy to be removed The NZ Transport Agency will remove the cordons on State Highway 25 north of Thames at 6pm today (Wednesday 10 January), with light traffic able to use the road without the need […]

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Thames Coromandel State Highway 25 update Sunday 7 January, residents convoys today, public convoys from Monday

By   /  January 7, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Thames Coromandel State Highway 25 update Sunday 7 January, residents convoys today, public convoys from Monday

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Thames Coromandel State Highway 25 update Sunday 7 January, residents convoys today, public convoys from Monday The Thames Coast Road, State Highway 25, remains closed between Tararu, north of Thames, and Manaia and has now become a very long work site. Escorted convoys for […]

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Thames Coromandel state highway update Saturday, 6 January

By   /  January 7, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Thames Coromandel state highway update Saturday, 6 January

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Thames Coromandel state highway update Saturday, 6 January As a result of storm damage, heavy rain and king tides over the past two days the Thames Coast Road, State Highway 25 has suffered significant damage, says NZ Transport Agency System Manager Karen Boyt. At […]

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Manaia Thames SH25 highway closed due to rockfalls and slips

By   /  January 5, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Summer Journeys, Traffic bulletin, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Manaia Thames SH25 highway closed due to rockfalls and slips

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Manaia Thames SH25 highway closed due to rockfalls and slips Due to slips and rockfall from the current flooding, the NZ Transport Agency closed State Highway 25, Thames to Manaia just after 10 am today. This is the west side of the Coromandel Peninsula […]

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State Highway 3 gets safety upgrade just in time for the holidays

By   /  December 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Central, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on State Highway 3 gets safety upgrade just in time for the holidays

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: State Highway 3 gets safety upgrade just in time for the holidays Safety improvements including new electronic signs, on State Highway 3 between Awakino Gorge and Mt Messenger will help to make the journey safer this festive season. The sign southbound at Hannah’s curve. […]

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State Highway 2 Waihi to Tauranga improvements announced

By   /  December 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on State Highway 2 Waihi to Tauranga improvements announced

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: State Highway 2 Waihi to Tauranga improvements announced The NZ Transport Agency is today announcing the final options for State Highway 2 from Waihi to Tauranga. The programme will improve safety, journey reliability and cater for growth adding to the immediate safety improvements along […]

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110km/h in place on Tauranga Eastern Link and Cambridge section of Waikato Expressway

By   /  December 11, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on 110km/h in place on Tauranga Eastern Link and Cambridge section of Waikato Expressway

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: 110km/h in place on Tauranga Eastern Link and Cambridge section of Waikato Expressway From today the speed limit on the Tauranga Eastern Link Toll Road (SH2) and the Cambridge section of the Waikato Expressway (SH1) is 110km/h. The tolled section of the Tauranga Eastern […]

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Look out for road maintenance crews in Tauranga

By   /  December 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Summer Journeys, Traffic bulletin, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on Look out for road maintenance crews in Tauranga

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Look out for road maintenance crews in Tauranga The NZ Transport Agency says people can expect to see crews laying new road surfaces or carrying out maintenance in places such as Hewletts Road and Takitimu Drive over at least the next week. The work […]

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NZ Transport Agency and Police to educate drivers about correct speeds through Taupō roadworks

By   /  December 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Summer Journeys, Transport, Waikato and Bay of Plenty  /  Comments Off on NZ Transport Agency and Police to educate drivers about correct speeds through Taupō roadworks

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: NZ Transport Agency and Police to educate drivers about correct speeds through Taupō roadworks The NZ Transport Agency and Police have joined together to enhance the safety of the public and crews at roadworks sites in the Taupō district. Over the next week Police […]

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