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Expressway Will Be Fixed By Summer Says NZTA

Posted on Thursday 12th July 2018

NZ Transport Agency is confident it can resolve ongoing problems with the Waikato Expressway by next summer.


The road has rutting damage on parts of the 7.6km Te Rapa section and adjoining 12km Ngāruawāhia section.


Rutting is occurring most noticeably in the slow lanes, which carry more and heavier traffic...


Fuso NZ Launch 24-month Parts Warranty

Posted on Thursday 12th July 2018

Fuso NZ has increased the scope of its Genuine Parts programme with a new 24-month warranty.


This new warranty expands the currently available Genuine Parts with the aim of making the offering more compelling for customers...


Pacific Fuel Haul Renews Long-Term Partnership with Z Energy

Posted on Thursday 12th July 2018

Pacific Fuel Haul, a division of NZX-listed TIL Logistics Group Limited, has renewed its partnership with Z Energy, with the signing of a new supply contract penning in increased volumes and wider distribution coverage.


The renewed contract covers the North and South Islands and includes cartage of petroleum and aviation fuel for both of Z Energy’s brands, Z and Caltex...


ERoad Sales Growth Slows in First Quarter

Posted on Thursday 12th July 2018

ERoad registered slower first-quarter growth than anticipated as prospective buyers put off their purchasing decisions across Australasia and in North America, after a period of rapid expansion in the US.


The Auckland-based logistics and fleet management firm added 4,172, or 5 percent, total contracted units in the three months ended June 30


Truck In Flames Near Tauranga

Posted on Thursday 12th July 2018

A truck has burst into flames on State Highway 2 north of Tauranga.


The Mainfreight truck and trailer unit carrying general goods caught fire just after 5.25am today.

It was located on the highway between Omokoroa and Katikati and three fire crews and a water tanker was at the scene at 6.30am. The driver appeared to be out of the truck and unharmed...


Bosch Back Electric

Posted on Thursday 12th July 2018

Globally, heavy trucks are headed for electrification according to Bosch’s head of commercial vehicle powertrains, Ron Ritz.


Ritz has witnessed how much of Bosch’s passenger car expertise is being incorporated into the design of heavy trucks in recent years.


American Trucking Industry Group Sues Over Tolls

Posted on Thursday 12th July 2018

An American national trucking industry group is fighting Rhode Island over new tolls, arguing that large commercial tractors are being unfairly targeted…a situation that parallels some aspects of New Zealand road transport.


The lawsuit was filed in Providence federal court Tuesday by Virginia-based American Trucking Associations...




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