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Update on Takaka Hill, SH60, convoys Sunday 25 February and plan for week coming

By   /  February 24, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Traffic bulletin, Transport  /  Comments Off on Update on Takaka Hill, SH60, convoys Sunday 25 February and plan for week coming

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Update on Takaka Hill, SH60, convoys Sunday 25 February and plan for week coming The NZ Transport Agency is aiming for vehicles to be able to convoy across the hill from 9am to 5pm on Sunday for essential travel, subject to a final engineering […]

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Kawarau Gorge delays not acceptable says Transport Agency

By   /  February 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Transport  /  Comments Off on Kawarau Gorge delays not acceptable says Transport Agency

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Kawarau Gorge delays not acceptable says Transport Agency Two pieces of work were underway in the gorge today: resealing of the road at Goldfields – 1.5 km of resealing/ rehabilitation in the gorge, which has been underway for three weeks now, and also for […]

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Oamaru highway work starts in north Oamaru, SH1 between Virgil Street and Raglan Street

By   /  February 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Transport  /  Comments Off on Oamaru highway work starts in north Oamaru, SH1 between Virgil Street and Raglan Street

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Oamaru highway work starts in north Oamaru, SH1 between Virgil Street and Raglan Street Crews are setting up next week from Monday, 26 February and will start milling the southbound lane, then expect to switch to the northbound lanes on Saturday, 3 March. The […]

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Takaka Hill, SH60 – Urgent work progressing to re-establish road access, Sunday convoys for essential trips pending final checks at daybreak Sunday morning

By   /  February 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Transport  /  Comments Off on Takaka Hill, SH60 – Urgent work progressing to re-establish road access, Sunday convoys for essential trips pending final checks at daybreak Sunday morning

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Takaka Hill, SH60 – Urgent work progressing to re-establish road access, Sunday convoys for essential trips pending final checks at daybreak Sunday morning Transport Agency System Manager Frank Porter says the Transport Agency is aiming to provide restricted single-lane access for essential vehicles through […]

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Important milestone for Dunedin cycle lane project

By   /  February 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Transport  /  Comments Off on Important milestone for Dunedin cycle lane project

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Important milestone for Dunedin cycle lane project Dunedin’s has some of the worst pedestrian and cyclist crash figures in the country with two cycling fatalities on the one-way system Dunedin since 2011. Contributing to this is the one-way system through central and north Dunedin […]

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Overnight motorway closures 25 February – 3 March 2018

By   /  February 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Auckland overnight motorway closures, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Traffic bulletin, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Overnight motorway closures 25 February – 3 March 2018

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Overnight motorway closures 25 February – 3 March 2018 Check daily updated closure information: click here NORTHERN MOTORWAY (SH1) Northbound lanes between Upper Harbour Highway off ramp and Oteha Valley Road on ramp, 25 February – 1 March (approx. 10:30p.m. to 5:00a.m.) Upper Harbour […]

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Waikato Expressway wildlife and native plant haven almost open for business

By   /  February 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Central North Island, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Waikato Expressway wildlife and native plant haven almost open for business

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Waikato Expressway wildlife and native plant haven almost open for business The wetland off Evans Road adjoins the southern end of Lake Kimihia and is being developed out of an existing degraded swamp that had been grazed by stock for many years. The work […]

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Kaikōura SH1 – timeline for repairs from Ex-Cyclone Gita

By   /  February 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Transport  /  Comments Off on Kaikōura SH1 – timeline for repairs from Ex-Cyclone Gita

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Kaikōura SH1 – timeline for repairs from Ex-Cyclone Gita “Our crews are working hard to repair the damage and restore access via SH1, but the extreme rainfall this week has left us with a big job ahead. Around 300,000 cubic metres of material needs […]

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Major works to improve road surface on south side of State Highway 3 Mt Messenger

By   /  February 22, 2018  /  24/7 News, Central North Island, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Major works to improve road surface on south side of State Highway 3 Mt Messenger

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Major works to improve road surface on south side of State Highway 3 Mt Messenger Various sites over approximately 2.5 kilometres of State Highway 3 on Mt Messenger will have the existing road surface removed and a new asphalt surface applied.  Repairs will take […]

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Have your say on Weld Pass, Marlborough, safety improvements

By   /  February 22, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Transport  /  Comments Off on Have your say on Weld Pass, Marlborough, safety improvements

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Have your say on Weld Pass, Marlborough, safety improvements This stretch of highway is part of a vital link between Christchurch and Picton – 12 km south of Blenheim and 10 km north of Seddon. It is used for freight, and by tourists, holidaymakers […]

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Pekatahi Bridge to close for final seal

By   /  February 22, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Transport  /  Comments Off on Pekatahi Bridge to close for final seal

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Pekatahi Bridge to close for final seal The Pekatahi Bridge on State Highway 2 in eastern Bay of Plenty is to close for around five days as part of the re-decking project. The permanent seal on the bridge deck is expected to be laid from Friday […]

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SH1 Paekakariki to Pukerua Bay to reopen in both directions tomorrow

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24/7 News, Lower North Island, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on SH1 Paekakariki to Pukerua Bay to reopen in both directions tomorrow

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: SH1 Paekakariki to Pukerua Bay to reopen in both directions tomorrow Senior Journeys Manager Neil Walker says the emergency repair work will be completed to a point which will allow both lanes to open safely in time for the morning peak, but further work […]

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Work begins to clear the slip that’s closed SH11 at Lemons Hill

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on Work begins to clear the slip that’s closed SH11 at Lemons Hill

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Work begins to clear the slip that’s closed SH11 at Lemons Hill Local Ngāti Hine Iwi representatives have blessed the site at Parengarenga (commonly known as Lemons Hill), geotechnical assessment of the site has been completed and a plan worked out for clearing the […]

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New closure plan for resurfacing SH1 through Mangamuka Gorge

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on New closure plan for resurfacing SH1 through Mangamuka Gorge

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: New closure plan for resurfacing SH1 through Mangamuka Gorge However, in response to community feedback, it has changed the road closure times and days, says NZ Transport Agency System Manager, Steve Mutton. The new plan is to close the road for four days at […]

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Kaikōura SH1 – effect of Gita and timeline for repairs

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Transport  /  Comments Off on Kaikōura SH1 – effect of Gita and timeline for repairs

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Kaikōura SH1 – effect of Gita and timeline for repairs The Kaikōura Coast was one of the places most significantly affected by Cyclone Gita with several large slips and rockfalls now blocking the road both north and south of the town. “Work to clear […]

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SH1 Paekakariki to Pukerua Bay repair work progressing well

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24/7 News, Lower North Island, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on SH1 Paekakariki to Pukerua Bay repair work progressing well

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: SH1 Paekakariki to Pukerua Bay repair work progressing well Senior Journey Manager Neil Walker says the damage inflicted by ex-cyclone Gita washed away the cycle-lane, footpath and threatened to undermine the road. “Firstly, I want to thank road users for their patience. The damage […]

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Cyclone Gita update: Road closures and conditions – 1:30pm, Wednesday 22 February

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24/7 News, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Cyclone Gita update: Road closures and conditions – 1:30pm, Wednesday 22 February

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Cyclone Gita update: Road closures and conditions – 1:30pm, Wednesday 22 February The latest information is below: SH 1 Peketa to Goose Bay North Canterbury Road Closed Slips, Rockfalls and Heavy Rain SH 1 Mangamaunu to Clarence North Canterbury Road Closed Slips, Rockfalls and […]

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Takaka Hill, SH60 significant damage – several days closure anticipated

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Transport  /  Comments Off on Takaka Hill, SH60 significant damage – several days closure anticipated

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Takaka Hill, SH60 significant damage – several days closure anticipated “Multiple crews will be working on the Takaka Hill today and in coming days but it is likely to take at least several days before we’re able to re-open the road to a single […]

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Damage to SH1 sea protection causing delays

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24/7 News, Lower North Island, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Damage to SH1 sea protection causing delays

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Damage to SH1 sea protection causing delays NZ Transport Agency Senior Journey Manager Neil Walker says one lane of the road is currently open to traffic in both directions under Stop/Go traffic management, but traffic in the area is heavy. “We encourage people to […]

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Cyclone Gita update: Latest State Highway closure information, 9am

By   /  February 21, 2018  /  24/7 News, Lower North Island, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Transport  /  Comments Off on Cyclone Gita update: Latest State Highway closure information, 9am

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Cyclone Gita update: Latest State Highway closure information, 9am SH 1 Peketa to Goose Bay North Canterbury Road Closed Slips, Rockfalls and Heavy Rain Drivers are advised to use Alternate route between Picton and Christchurch. SH 1 Mangamaunu to Clarence North Canterbury Road Closed […]

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