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UPDATE – Expect delays on SH2 near Te Puna this weekend

Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 2:34 pm | NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency advises road users to expect delays on State Highway 2 between Omokoroa Road and Esdaile Road again this Saturday 18th August between 7am and 5pm while further tree felling & maintenance work is carried out. This work is a ... More >>

Safety alert for heavy vehicle towing connections

Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 9:28 am | NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency has issued a safety alert requiring heavy vehicle owners and operators to urgently check towing connections certified by suspended heavy vehicle certifier Richard ‘Dick’ Joyce. More >>

Three nights of extended closures for Lyttelton Tunnel users

Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 9:27 am | NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency is flagging early three consecutive late night Lyttelton Tunnel closures - from Sunday, 26 August to Tuesday, 28 August inclusive, 11pm to 4am. The closures are needed to install a new $29 million fire protection system ... More >>

Widening of Waimakariri Bridge

Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 9:23 am | NZTA

As part of the Christchurch Northern Corridor (CNC) project, the Waimakariri Bridge is being widened and strengthened so it can carry two extra traffic lanes and a new clip-on cycleway. Work will start at the end of the month but will be done off-peak ... More >>

Design work starts on new Ahaura bridge, Grey District

Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 9:21 am | NZTA

The awarding of the design contract marks an important step toward a new two-lane bridge across the Ahaura River on State Highway 7 between Greymouth and Springs Junction, says NZ Transport Agency Portfolio Manager Colin MacKay. More >>

SH 1 north of Kaikōura daytime closure – Monday 13 August

Wednesday, 8 August 2018, 5:04 pm | NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency this week had a scheduled three day, daytime closure from Monday to Wednesday in order to stabilise a rock face north of Kaikōura at Ōhau Point. More >>

Record low number of bridge strikes on Auckland motorways

Tuesday, 7 August 2018, 12:24 pm | NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency is pleased to report a record low for reported bridge strikes on the Auckland motorway network in the last year. More >>

Project to complete SH1 improvements through Whangarei

Monday, 6 August 2018, 3:10 pm | NZTA

The last of six projects to improve State Highway 1 through Whangarei will get under way in August. More >>

Luggate (Red) Bridge repair works nearly over

Monday, 6 August 2018, 3:03 pm | NZTA

The final stage of the current deck repairs to the single lane Luggate (Red) Bridge on SH8A between Wanaka and Tarras will resume next week - Tuesday, 14 August. More >>

Public engagement to begin on SeaPath

Friday, 3 August 2018, 2:05 pm | NZTA

Public engagement to begin on SeaPath walking and cycling route The NZ Transport Agency has developed a proposed route for the SeaPath walking and cycling path on Auckland’s North Shore and will present it at public engagement events this month. ... More >>

Public engagement to begin on SeaPath route

Friday, 3 August 2018, 9:47 am | NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency has developed a proposed route for the SeaPath walking and cycling path on Auckland’s North Shore and will present it at public engagement events this month. More >>

Urgent fleet audit of passenger service vehicles

Thursday, 2 August 2018, 2:09 pm | NZTA

An urgent fleet audit of passenger service vehicles related to Ruapehu Alpine Lifts (RAL) Ltd has been undertaken by the NZ Transport Agency and NZ Police in response to the fatal crash involving an RAL-operated vehicle on the Ohakune Mountain Road ... More >>

Christchurch's cycle-friendly commitment recognised

Thursday, 2 August 2018, 11:00 am | NZTA

Christchurch City Council’s Uni-Cycle Major Cycle Route received the top honour at the annual Bike to the Future Awards in Palmerston North on Tuesday night. More >>

Contractor appointed to build new bridge over Ōpaoa River

Wednesday, 1 August 2018, 1:15 pm | NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency has formally appointed Downer New Zealand Ltd to carry out the construction of a new bridge over the Ōpaoa River in Blenheim. More >>

Cameras inside Waterview Tunnels to ensure safe speeds

Wednesday, 1 August 2018, 1:13 pm | NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency and NZ Police are advising motorists that safety cameras inside the Waterview Connection tunnels will be activated from Friday, August 3 in order to encourage safer speeds inside the motorway tunnels. More >>

UPDATE – Expect delays on SH2 near Te Puna this weekend

Friday, 27 July 2018, 1:47 pm | NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency advises road users to expect delays on State Highway 2 between Omokoroa Road and Esdaile Road again this Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th July between 7am and 5pm while further tree felling & maintenance work is carried out. More >>

Excellence award for Rangiriri Paa project

Thursday, 26 July 2018, 12:48 pm | NZTA

A Waikato project enhancing one of New Zealand’s most significant battle sites has been awarded an excellence award by the Institute of Public Administration New Zealand. More >>

SH35 Cape Runaway east of Opotiki will remain closed

Thursday, 26 July 2018, 10:01 am | NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency is advising that SH35 at Cape Runaway, approximately 115km east of Opotiki will remain closed until early next week. More >>

Safe speed reminder for SH1 between Picton and Christchurch

Wednesday, 25 July 2018, 12:56 pm | NZTA

The NZ Transport Agency is urging people travelling on State Highway 1 (SH1) between Picton and Christchurch to stick to the temporary speed restrictions in place through several worksites on the route for their own safety as well as for the safety of ... More >>

Visit the Northern Corridor Improvements hub

Wednesday, 25 July 2018, 12:23 pm | NZTA

The North Shore community is invited to view the latest design and construction plans for the State Highway 1 Northern Corridor Improvements project. More >>

 

 

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