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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 >>

First stage of SH1-20 East West Link is just the start

Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 1:29 pm | National Road Carriers

David Aitken, National Road Carriers chief executive, was welcoming today’s ceremony in Onehunga marking the start of work to widen State Highway 20 between Neilson Street and Queenstown Road. More >>

A platform for launching faster action

Friday, 16 September 2016, 2:27 pm | National Road Carriers

The “aligned” Auckland Council – central Government 30-year transport strategy is a welcome step forward but needs to be supported by a single proactive action plan to achieve faster delivery of key Auckland transport projects that are vital ... More >>

An opportunity to reduce accident rates

Monday, 1 August 2016, 2:26 pm | National Road Carriers

Paula Rogers, National Road Carriers executive officer responsible for Northland, was welcoming today’s announcement that Te Pua Road, Mangakahia Road, Otaika Valley Road and Loop Road (North) have officially become State Highway 15 with NZTA taking ... More >>

SH1-20 East West Connection project of national significance

Thursday, 28 January 2016, 10:01 am | National Road Carriers

Prime Minister confirms SH1-20 East West Connection as a project of national significance – “gives the project needed certainty”. More >>

Road Carriers set to Release Plan around Driver Shortage

Tuesday, 26 January 2016, 1:02 pm | National Road Carriers

The National Road Carriers Inc. (NRC) today signalled the February launch of their Road Transport Workforce Development Strategy that has been developed to address the root causes of the long term road transport driver shortage. More >>

Freight focus on preferred SH1-20 East-West Link

Wednesday, 17 June 2015, 2:09 pm | National Road Carriers

Freight focus on preferred SH1-20 East-West Link – “strongly endorsed” National Road Carriers chief executive David Aitken has strongly endorsed the preferred option confirmed today by the NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) and Auckland Transport for the ... More >>

Next stage of AMETI needs to address freight issues

Monday, 23 March 2015, 8:56 am | National Road Carriers

National Road Carriers is urging Auckland Transport to re-think the next stage of the Auckland Manukau Eastern Transport Initiative (AMETI) project to ensure trucks and general traffic can travel the planned route safely. More >>

National Road Carriers wants action on link with Auckland

Wednesday, 4 March 2015, 2:20 pm | National Road Carriers

“The State Highway between Auckland and Whangarei and towns further north is Northland’s “economic lifeline” More >>

Proposed “ User Charge” already in place for freight sector

Wednesday, 29 October 2014, 12:49 pm | National Road Carriers

The freight sector is not opposed to a Motorway User Charge road as an element of a package to address Auckland’s transport infrastructure funding shortfall, says National Road Carrier chief executive David Aitken. More >>

Freight focus in Budget’s Auckland transport package

Friday, 16 May 2014, 10:19 am | National Road Carriers

The focus in today’s Budget on getting faster action on key Auckland transport projects that that are vital to the road freight sector has been greatly welcomed by David Aitken, chief executive of the National Road Carriers. More >>

Truck driver shortage

Wednesday, 7 May 2014, 1:52 pm | National Road Carriers

The National Road Carriers is working with a range of third parties in a bid to find solutions to the big shortage of truck drivers in the upper North Island revealed in a recent survey. More >>

‘Direct charging’ – already in place for freight sector

Monday, 15 July 2013, 4:12 pm | National Road Carriers

The freight sector is not opposed to road pricing as an element of a package to address Auckland’s transport infrastructure funding shortfall, says National Road Carrier chief executive David Aitken. More >>

Accelerated East-West Link between SH1 and SH20 great news

Friday, 28 June 2013, 3:06 pm | National Road Carriers

The recognition in Prime Minister John Key’s “Backing Auckland” speech today that the freight congestion on Neilson St at any time during the working day is not acceptable,” is a major step forward to getting badly needed action to address ... More >>

Heavy Trucks Improve Safety Record Leading Into Christmas

Wednesday, 5 December 2012, 10:00 am | National Road Carriers

While being accident free must be the target the heavy truck industry has every right to be proud of their improving accident record leading into the busiest time of the year on our nation’s roads. More >>

East-West transport project critical

Friday, 24 February 2012, 12:54 pm | National Road Carriers

The construction start on a section of the long planned Auckland Manukau Eastern Transport Initiative (AMETI) is a greatly welcomed says National Road Carriers Executive Director David Aitken. More >>

 

 

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