Category : NZTA project

NZTA project

Transmission Gully taking shape 

Gill Prentice
It’s just over two-years since enabling work and construction of Wellington’s Transmission Gully Motorway began and it is forging ahead despite the difficult terrain and...
NZTA project Project Roading

Rai Saddle 
realignment

Gill Prentice
A key risk-spot on SH6 between Blenheim and Nelson has undergone a challenging realignment. Hugh de Lacy reports. NO FEWER THAN 20 people have died...
NZTA project Project

Engaging with the environment at Taupiri

Gill Prentice
The Huntly section of the Transport Agency’s Waikato Expressway project had a couple of interesting challenges that have been overcome with great success. Engagement with...
Contractor NZTA project Project

Working against the elements: Mingha Bluff realignment on SH73

Contractor Magazine
Rain, wind and snow have conspired to delay a major realignment on SH73 between Canterbury and the West Coast. Hugh de Lacy gets his wet...
Contractor NZTA project Roading

Transmission Gully Motorway progressing well

Contrafed PUblishing
There’s been some significant progress made constructing the $850 million Transmission Gully motorway that is beyond the public gaze. RICHARD SILCOCK checks out progress. SCHEDULED...
Contractor NZTA project Roading

Raising the road: Causeway Upgrade

Contrafed PUblishing
This article first appeared in Contractor magazine’s December issue. The $220 million Causeway Upgrade project is vital to the improvement of Auckland’s roading network and...