Industry News

Transport lobby opposes port move north

Northland Age

The National Road Carriers' Association has released a report it commissioned from TG Enterprises, which opposes shifting Ports of Auckland to Whangārei, saying it would be logistically impractical and cost-prohibitive to do so, while increasing greenhouse gas emissions.

Transport infrastructure gets $708m from COVID fund

Transport Talk

Transport infrastructure will receive $708 million from the Government’s $3 billion COVID Response and Recovery Fund. This includes work on ports, roads, cycleways and walkways across the regions with projects in addition to the $12 billion New Zealand Upgrade Programme and existing Provincial Growth Fund investments.