The NZ Transport Agency’s Waterview Connection team in Auckland is celebrating a key project milestone with the successful lowering into place of the 350 tonne main drive that will power the project’s giant Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM).
With the cold comes the winter festival season with Taupo’s Winter Festival on this Friday (23 August) through to Sunday and for many teens their first experience driving long distances, in icy cold weather.
The NZ Transport Agency says it is converting the Northern Gateway Toll Road manual kiosks at the Dairy Flats service centre to accept payment by coin-only in order to reduce the risk of kiosk breakdowns and shorten queuing times at busy periods.
The NZ Transport Agency says the average pass rate in Northland for people sitting the new on-road restricted driving licence test has increased steadily, but too many drivers are still tripping up on the basics.
Drivers are advised to expect delays this Monday 19 August as road works will be undertaken near the Wairoa River Bridge from 10.00am to 4.00pm along State Highway 2 (SH2), says the NZ Transport Agency.
18 - 24 August 2013 The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements. Closures start at 9pm and finish at 5am, unless otherwise stated. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed at the next available date, prior to Friday, 23 August.
Four laning State Highway 3 between Bell Block and the city will be a valuable investment in Taranaki's transport future, says the NZ Transport Agency about the latest plans for the Vickers to City highway upgrade.
The NZ Transport Agency has received the Coroner's recommendations into the tragic multiple fatality that occurred on 11 July last year on State Highway 4 between Ohakune and National Park, and confirms that it has given effect to the recommended actions.