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Green Island night closures for a week at three new roundabouts for highway milling and new sealing

By   /  May 18, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Transport  /  Comments Off on Green Island night closures for a week at three new roundabouts for highway milling and new sealing

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Green Island night closures for a week at three new roundabouts for highway milling and new sealing Three roundabouts (see photo below) will be milled and re-sealed this coming week in overnight hours, requiring closures and alternative access routes. The Main South Road from […]

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NZ Transport Agency seeks feedback on Gisborne’s roading network

By   /  May 18, 2018  /  24/7 News, Lower North Island, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on NZ Transport Agency seeks feedback on Gisborne’s roading network

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: NZ Transport Agency seeks feedback on Gisborne’s roading network Director of Regional Relationships Emma Speight says the Transport Agency is working closely with partners and stakeholders to support the Tairāwhiti (Gisborne) Economic Action Plan.  “We are now seeking public feedback to help us shape […]

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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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SH11 past Lemons Hill slip closed Sunday for removal of trees

By   /  May 18, 2018  /  24/7 News, Auckland and Northland, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on SH11 past Lemons Hill slip closed Sunday for removal of trees

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: SH11 past Lemons Hill slip closed Sunday for removal of trees The road will be closed between 8am – 5pm and motorists will have to use the detour route via State Highways 1, 10 and 11. Drivers should allow up to 30 minutes extra […]

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Reduced speed at two railway level crossings south and mid-Canterbury over the winter months

By   /  May 17, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Transport  /  Comments Off on Reduced speed at two railway level crossings south and mid-Canterbury over the winter months

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Reduced speed at two railway level crossings south and mid-Canterbury over the winter months The NZ Transport Agency has put in place temporary, reduced speed limits of 50km/hour at two railway level crossings, controlled with Give Way or Stop signs, (not flashing lights and […]

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Albania

By   /  April 26, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Foreign Affairs, Human Rights, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Government Public Service, New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Pacific Region, Press Release, Safe Travel, Security, Tourism, Transport, Travel  /  Comments Off on Albania

Source: New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade – Safe Travel Reviewed: 26 April 2018, 16:55 NZST Still current at: 26 April 2018 There is some risk to your security in Albania due to the threat of terrorism and we advise caution. TerrorismThere is a heightened threat of terrorism across Europe. Terrorist groups, including those […]

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Shared path to be constructed alongside PP2Ō Expressway

By   /  April 26, 2018  /  24/7 News, Lower North Island, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Shared path to be constructed alongside PP2Ō Expressway

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Shared path to be constructed alongside PP2Ō Expressway Senior Manager Project Delivery Chris Hunt says the approximately 10 kilometre long shared path will provide the local communities it connects with a safer multi-modal trail separated from cars, trucks and other motor vehicles. “Local residents […]

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Autumn scaling and abseil inspection Nevis Bluff, SH6, between Cromwell and Queenstown from Monday 30 April, for three weeks

By   /  April 26, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Transport  /  Comments Off on Autumn scaling and abseil inspection Nevis Bluff, SH6, between Cromwell and Queenstown from Monday 30 April, for three weeks

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Autumn scaling and abseil inspection Nevis Bluff, SH6, between Cromwell and Queenstown from Monday 30 April, for three weeks People will need to build in extra time on their journeys as delays of up to ten minutes are likely for around three weeks on […]

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RiverLink announces May public engagement

By   /  April 26, 2018  /  24/7 News, Lower North Island, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on RiverLink announces May public engagement

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: RiverLink announces May public engagement Project partners, The New Zealand Transport Agency, the Greater Wellington Regional Council and the Hutt City Council are ready to share options for the Melling transport improvements and to provide an update on flood protection design work. Open days […]

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Mid-Canterbury community involved in upcoming road safety project

By   /  April 24, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Transport  /  Comments Off on Mid-Canterbury community involved in upcoming road safety project

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Mid-Canterbury community involved in upcoming road safety project The NZ Transport Agency has been looking at ways to make a stretch of the highway, from just north of the Selwyn River Bridge to Racecourse Road, north of Ashburton, safer.  Between 2007 and 2016, 13 […]

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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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NZ Transport Agency revoking certifications for heavy vehicle towbars

By   /  April 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, national, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on NZ Transport Agency revoking certifications for heavy vehicle towbars

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: NZ Transport Agency revoking certifications for heavy vehicle towbars Revocation notices are being sent to the owners of 802 heavy vehicles fitted with towbars certified by Peter Wastney Engineering Ltd. The revocation action is being taken to address concerns identified through visual inspections of […]

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Auckland’s Southern Motorway reopens but expect delays

By   /  April 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Auckland and Northland, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Auckland’s Southern Motorway reopens but expect delays

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Auckland’s Southern Motorway reopens but expect delays The crash at East Tamaki closed all southbound lanes causing traffic to back up as far as Mt Wellington, says Auckland Transport Operations Centre Manager Rua Pani. Northbound lanes remained open, but rubberneckers were causing traffic to […]

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Serious crash closes Auckland’s Southern Motorway

By   /  April 23, 2018  /  24/7 News, Auckland and Northland, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Serious crash closes Auckland’s Southern Motorway

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Serious crash closes Auckland’s Southern Motorway The crash at East Tamaki happened at about 12:30 and police are investigating. Police are hoping to reopen the motorway soon but motorists can expect long delays and are advised to avoid the area or delay their travel, […]

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Auckland overnight motorway closures 22–28 April 2018

By   /  April 20, 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 Auckland overnight motorway closures 22–28 April 2018

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Auckland overnight motorway closures 22–28 April 2018 Check daily updated closure information NORTHERN MOTORWAY (SH1) Silverdale southbound on ramp, 22 & 25–26 April Southbound lanes between Silverdale off ramp and Oteha Valley Road on ramp, 22 & 25–26 April Greville Road northbound on ramp, […]

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Expect delays on SH2 near Te Puna this weekend

By   /  April 20, 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 Expect delays on SH2 near Te Puna this weekend

Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Expect delays on SH2 near Te Puna this weekend Traffic will be stopped from both directions for around five minutes at a time for vegetation control. During this time a 30km/hr limit will be in place. There will be an optional detour for Tauranga bound cars […]

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Work to begin on SH35 rest area upgrades

By   /  April 20, 2018  /  24/7 News, Central North Island, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Work to begin on SH35 rest area upgrades

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Work to begin on SH35 rest area upgrades Tairāwhiti Roads general manager, Dave Hadfield, says the $700,000 project is fully Crown-funded as part of the Tairāwhiti Economic Action Plan, and will provide both safety and tourism benefits by allowing opportunities for travellers. “These new […]

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State Highway 11 to reopen to traffic next week for limited periods

By   /  April 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport, Upper North Island  /  Comments Off on State Highway 11 to reopen to traffic next week for limited periods

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: State Highway 11 to reopen to traffic next week for limited periods Motorists are advised the openings starting from Monday are not guaranteed every day and one way traffic in convoys will be strictly controlled. People will need to arrive early at the control […]

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Have your say on safety for pedestrians in Tāneatua

By   /  April 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, Central North Island, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, Transport  /  Comments Off on Have your say on safety for pedestrians in Tāneatua

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Have your say on safety for pedestrians in Tāneatua Tāneatua town An open day is planned for Thursday 26 April from 2pm to 6pm at the Tāneatua War Memorial Hall. Between 2008 and 2017 there have been 13 crashes in the 50km/h area in […]

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Safety upgrade Timaru’s State Highway 1, Theodosia and Elizabeth Streets

By   /  April 19, 2018  /  24/7 News, Media release, New Zealand Transport Agency, Press Release, Public Sector, Security, south island, Transport  /  Comments Off on Safety upgrade Timaru’s State Highway 1, Theodosia and Elizabeth Streets

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Transport Agency – Release/Statement Headline: Safety upgrade Timaru’s State Highway 1, Theodosia and Elizabeth Streets The work is estimated to take up to six weeks to complete and drivers should anticipate some short delays with some temporary traffic management around this busy intersection while the changes go in place. […]

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