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New state-of-the-art navigation system for Lyttelton Port

The project to deepen, widen and lengthen the harbour’s shipping channel is complete and ready for use, along with a new world-leading navigation system, ensuring Lyttelton is prepared for the future of larger vessels calling at the port. READ MORE >>

New fines and penalties introduced by Customs and MPI

Individuals and businesses are now subject to a new range of instant fines and penalties if they are found breaching Customs and Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) requirements. READ MORE >>

Supply Chain Expo taking shape

The supply chain expo announced in the last issue of FTD magazine, ‘Extending Supply Chain into the Future’, has been locked in for 28 August 2019. READ MORE >>

Otahuhu improvements start for City Rail Link

KiwiRail is starting to build a new section of rail line to the third platform at Otahuhu Station in Auckland’s south as part of wider rail infrastructure improvements to prepare the network for the City Rail Link. READ MORE >>

Lifesaving Stop the Bleed campaign launched

A campaign to raise public awareness about life-threatening severe bleeding after an accident has been launched by New Zealand healthcare company Pharmaco Emergency Care, and is being supported by the medical director for St John. READ MORE >>

Productivity Commission to look at technological change and the future of work

The Productivity Commission is calling for input into its next inquiry which will investigate the impact of technological change on the future of work. READ MORE >>

More records amongst a strong year for Eastland Port

Eastland Port achieved an annual tonnage throughput of just under 2.9 million tonnes of cargo in the year to March 2019, slightly down on last year’s record-breaking result, but other major milestones were achieved. READ MORE >>

R U OK? Day encourages rail workers to follow that train of thought

Rail employees across Australia and New Zealand have championed a stronger and more supportive industry by asking ‘Are you OK?’ of each other on 11 April, the fifth annual Rail R U OK? Day. READ MORE >>

Forward focus – business and technology advancements for freight and fleet

The face of and the way the freight, logistics and fleet management industries operate will need to change dramatically in the coming decades. READ MORE >>

Positive for business

Auckland’s continued growth is positive for business, with many Goodman customers extending their property requirements, contributing to the increasing demand for well-located and operationally efficient logistics space. READ MORE >>
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