All “Road transport” topics

On the road again

How did New Zealand’s transport modes fare during the lockdown period, and how are they recovering post Covid-19? How did they adapt to the requirements for social distancing and contactless payments? What innovations did they introduce and what role did technology play? CILT NZ spoke to a number of organisations and operators across the modes – air, sea, road and rail – to find out.

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Smart Use of Roads – a new report

This article is the executive summary of the International Transport Forum’s (ITF) ‘Smart Use of Roads’ research report published in March 2019, which examines strategies and technologies applied to better utilise existing road networks.

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An aging truckie workforce

The average New Zealand heavy truck driver’s age is 55-years-old, and about 25% of the country’s class five drivers are over 65. It’s one of the industry’s greatest concerns.

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