The NZ Transport Agency has put in place a temporary speed limit on the SH50 Hawke's Bay Expressway near Napier Airport and other measures to help keep visitors safe on the roads during Rugby World Cup 2011.
The NZ Transport Agency advises motorists that there will be closures on SH2 and SH58 on Sunday night/Monday morning to enable a large transformer to be transported by Transpower from Petone to the Haywards Hill Substation. Detours will be in place and electronic signs will be used to keep motorists informed.
Auckland's historic Jacobs Ladder staircase in St Marys Bay will reopen next Wednesday (31 August) after being closed since March 2010 for work associated with the NZ Transport Agency's Victoria Park Tunnel project.
Workers using diamond wire saws have completed a significant construction milestone on the NZ Transport Agency's Newmarket viaduct replacement project on Auckland's Southern Motorway (State Highway 1) by cutting away the final concrete segments of the old southbound lanes.
The NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) is expecting a good turnout for community open days it is holding this week for people to find out more about the second stage of the Christchurch Southern Motorway (CSM2) project and the four-laning of Main South Road.
New Zealand's biggest and most complex roading project - Auckland's Waterview Connection - is a step closer to completion with the NZ Transport Agency's announcement today that it has chosen the preferred tenderer for the project's construction.