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Freight cost rises inevitable

Tuesday, 11 September 2018, 4:00 pm | National Road Carriers

Freight cost rises for a wide range of goods is inevitable says the National Road Carriers Association, the country’s leading road transport organisation. “Road transport companies are under increased cost pressure from a variety of directions ... More >>

New Auckland road projects welcomed

Thursday, 26 April 2018, 2:33 pm | National Road Carriers

Plans to accelerate the building of the “Penlink” and Mill Rd roading projects have been welcomed by the National Road Carriers Association (NRC), the nation’s leading road transport organisation. More >>

NRC welcomes safety improvements – wants more

Friday, 20 April 2018, 10:17 am | National Road Carriers

NRC welcomes safety improvements – wants more National Road Carriers Association has welcomed the road safety improvements announced for Northland but shares the disappointment of councils in the region that not more is being done. More >>

Is a regional fuel tax the right answer?

Wednesday, 11 April 2018, 1:51 pm | National Road Carriers

A regional fuel tax will be nothing more than a stop gap measure to start funding Auckland’s much needed road infrastructure up-grade, according to the National Road Carriers Association. More >>

Road safety improvements urgently needed in Northland

Thursday, 18 January 2018, 10:51 am | National Road Carriers

Road safety improvements urgently needed in Northland Road safety improvements are required in Northland, including State Highway 1, despite Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s reluctance to four lane the road between Warkworth and Whangarei. “We ... More >>

Delays at Ports of Auckland Could Cause Cost Increases

Tuesday, 19 December 2017, 10:45 am | National Road Carriers

Delays in collecting containers from the Ports of Auckland is costing the road freight transport industry and their customers, and end consumers could ultimately pay the price. More >>

East – West link needed in some form

Tuesday, 14 November 2017, 5:16 pm | National Road Carriers

National Road Carriers has welcomed the decision by the Environment Protection Authority’s independent Board of Inquiry that the East-West Link Road from Onehunga to Sylvia Park should proceed. More >>

Road and rail freight is complementary

Tuesday, 7 November 2017, 3:29 pm | National Road Carriers

Continuing debate about the merits of road versus rail freight is missing the point. More >>

East – West link needed irrespective of Government

Monday, 16 October 2017, 6:16 pm | National Road Carriers

East – West link needed irrespective of Government Auckland needs the proposed East - West link between Onehunga and Sylvia Park irrespective of the final make-up of the new Government. More >>

Manawatu Gorge road option needs future proofing

Thursday, 12 October 2017, 3:00 pm | National Road Carriers

Replacement of State Highway 3 through the Manawatu Gorge needs future proofing, according to New Zealand’s largest road transport organisation, National Road Carriers. More >>

Port insurance charges rile truckies

Monday, 2 October 2017, 4:36 pm | National Road Carriers

Truckies are up in arms about charges by the Port of Napier to cover its increased insurance costs. “The road freight transport industry is not a customer of the port,” said David Aitken, the CEO of National Road Carriers, the largest New Zealand ... More >>

Think outside the box to ease Auckland’s congestion

Wednesday, 27 September 2017, 4:14 pm | National Road Carriers

Think outside the box to ease Auckland’s congestion National Road Carriers wants to see more new thinking to gain some quick wins in the battle against Auckland’s traffic congestion. More >>

Decongesting Auckland’s roads must start now

Monday, 25 September 2017, 9:28 am | National Road Carriers

Auckland is growing at a rate unforeseen by planners – 45,000 more people in 2016. All the goods and services the expanding population uses are provided by the road freight transport industry which is keeping pace with the growing demand. More >>

NRC calls on next government to be more future focused

Wednesday, 9 August 2017, 4:49 pm | National Road Carriers

NRC calls on next government to be more future focused More forward planning, faster decision making and execution of future projects is the number one concern of National Road Carriers, as the General Election approaches. More >>

Getting parked vehicles off Auckland’s arterial routes

Thursday, 3 August 2017, 9:29 am | National Road Carriers

Simple, practical steps, such as no parking zones for 24/7 on all Auckland’s main arterial routes need to be taken now to reduce the congestion clogging up the city’s roads. More >>

Waterview Tunnels continue the momentum

Monday, 19 June 2017, 3:49 pm | National Road Carriers

The opening of the Waterview Tunnels is another important step in the continuing development of Auckland’s road transport network says the country’s largest road freight organisation, National Road Carriers. “We welcome the opening of the tunnels, ... More >>

National Road Carriers plugs members' income insurance gap

Tuesday, 11 April 2017, 3:31 pm | National Road Carriers

National Road Carriers is introducing new Lifestyle Interruption Insurance cover exclusively to its members to address the total lack of affordable income protection insurance currently available in the road transport industry. More >>

Auckland - Northland roading improvements welcomed

Thursday, 16 February 2017, 12:12 pm | National Road Carriers

The indicative route just announced for a new motorway between Warkworth and Wellsford will help make the freight trip between Auckland and Whangarei safer and more efficient. More >>

Neilson St Improvements

Friday, 27 January 2017, 1:24 pm | National Road Carriers

The National Road Carriers Inc. (NRC) welcomes recent improvements to traffic flows through Onehunga as part of the East West Link project. More >>

NZTA urged to lodge East West Link consent application

Thursday, 1 December 2016, 4:25 pm | National Road Carriers

NZTA urged to lodge SH1-20 East West Link consent application to EPA without more delay More >>

 

 

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