New research by the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) and ACC has revealed that 90 percent of New Zealanders significantly underestimate the amount of practice needed by learner drivers, highlighting the importance of structured training programmes.
The NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) is delighted to report the achievement of a major milestone in its $215M Newmarket Connection: Viaduct Replacement Project, with the successful removal of the first segment from the old Newmarket Viaduct.
27 November - 3 December 2010. The NZ Transport Agency advises of the following closures for motorway improvements. Closures start at 8pm and finish at 5am, unless otherwise stated. Work delayed by bad weather will be completed at the next available date, prior to Friday 3 December.
The New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) has approved $19.5m for the construction of Stage 1 of the Caversham Highway Improvements project in Dunedin, which will provide motorists with a safer, more reliable route and shorter journey times.
Excavation of the Victoria Park motorway tunnel will reach an important milestone at approximately 2pm on Monday (29 November) when diggings north and south of Beaumont Street in central Auckland meet.
The NZ Transport Agency has announced plans to relocate its Wanganui office to Palmerston North and to set up a new office in New Plymouth as part of a review of the agency's services in the Central region.
Construction of the main Ngaruawahia Section of the Waikato Expressway has moved a step closer with the approval of $169 million in funding by the NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) Board to build the project.