MEMBERS - NEWS & INFORMATION
25/09/2018: Big gains forecast from transport investment
Creating a safe, accessible, efficient, and connected transport system is the aim of the New Zealand Transport Agency (Waka Kotahi)’s National Land Transport Programme (NLTP) for 2018–21.
30/10/2018: Weigh Right system for heavy vehicles
The NZ Transport Agency is introducing a new program called Weigh Right to reduce heavy vehicle overloading.
The agency says it will level the playing field for the transport industry, improve productivity and road safety, and ensure that heavy vehicle operators pay their fair share of road maintenance.
30/10/2018: Management of effluent
MPI Biosecurity New Zealand has issued a reminder for road transport operators on the management of effluent on places subject to movement control as part of the Mycoplasma bovis response.
05/11/2018: Skid Plate inspections and maintenance
Keeping your heavy vehicles maintained regularly is sound business practice.
While routine Skid Plate maintenance is straightforward, the link below outlines issues that are not always being addressed and advises what you should do beyond routine maintenance to make sure Skid Plates and Kingpins are safe for your heavy vehicles.
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