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  • In an effort to connect the very popular Whangarei Town Basin with the centre of the city and to attract people into town, Whangarei District Council has embarked on the redevelopment of Cameron Street and James Street in the CBD.

  • A study undertaken in 2012 identified a major shortfall in sports field capacity, particularly for training. As a result Auckland Council’s Sports Field Development programme was established with $190m set aside to invest over 10 years.

  • Five years since a group of Waipu Primary School children wrote submissions to the Whangarei District Council asking for a safe route to ride their bikes from Waipu township to the Cove, stage one of the Waipu to Waipu Cove Cycle and...

  • The long-awaited City Rail Link (CRL) project is finally gaining momentum with enabling works underway on the first stages of Auckland's new, much needed underground rail system. The $2.4 billion CRL, which will run ...

  • Located approximately 90 minutes North of Auckland on the East Coast of Northland near Mangawhai is Bream Tail Farm, a 450-hectare coastal lifestyle development that offers 40 individual house sites complemented...

  • New Zealand’s urban and rural roads cover approximately 83,000 kms and, with a population of about 4.2 million people, New Zealand has one of the highest lengths of road per person in the world – making it challenging for the NZ Transport ...

  • A new subdivision in Flat Bush has seen the first installation in the Auckland region of CSP Pacific’s Super•Cor® Arch – a super strong, galvanised steel structure - to enable access across a stream on the development....

  • The Karaka Lakes and the Karaka Harbourside residential developments on the Hingaia Peninsula in South Auckland have been extremely popular, with new homebuyers flocking to the area. To keep up with demand more land...

  • Bruce Road, the only car access to the Whakapapa Ski Area, sits on the northwestern slopes of Mt Ruapehu and its functionality is critical to the success of New Zealand’s largest ski field - owned and operated by Ruapehu Alpine Lifts.

  • Ten CSP Pacific’s 8.5m Oclyte™ Seesaw Floodlight columns have recently been installed and are now in use at BP’s fuel storage terminal at Mt Maunganui. The terminal is operated and maintained by the New Zealand Oil Services Limited (NZOSL).

  • One of CSP Pacific’s ABSORB 350® Crash Cushions was put to the test recently and passed with flying colours when the newly installed 100km cushion sustained a head on impact on SH20A just past the Kirkbride Road intersection heading...

  • With the smooth installation of guardrail systems by contractors often dictated by the ground conditions and underground services in the vicinity, CSP Pacific has been working to assist Opus in New Plymouth to find a more cost effective way...

  • Maintaining and future proofing Auckland’s central arterial SH1 seems to be a never ending process and a major challenge for contractors as they undertake widening and other projects while maintaining traffic flows on the country’s....

  • As one of five projects currently underway that make up Auckland’s Western Ring Route, the New Zealand Transport Agency’s Te Atatu Interchange upgrade aims to increase capacity on Auckland’s Northwestern motorway...

  • With Wellington being a seismic hot spot, in 2011 the Ministry of Education (MoE) reviewed the safety of many of the schools in the area and deemed the 90 year-old main classroom block of Wellington East Girls College as vulnerable...

  • Every so often a project comes along that gives everyone a good feeling. Auckland Transport, with help from Vector, has funded the installation of twenty specially designed street light columns in the Glen Innes area to connect local schools to a...

  • There are a number of similarities between the SH20A to Airport project at Kirkbride Road Auckland and SH1 Russley Road , Christchurch with both projects on the list of Roads of National Significance; both being major intersections ...

  • Upper Hutt has a new symbol at the city's gateway – a fantail sign just near the Silverstream turn off. The new six metre high, 14 metre wide stylised sign on the northbound side of State Highway 2 is part of the ‘iconic gateway signage’ plan and...

  • Two years ago, a vehicle collided into the guardrail approach of the Longlands Bridge in Hastings, leaving the road, crashing through the barrier before becoming airborne, striking the opposite bank and plunging into the river below - resulting....

  • Northland is a favourite holiday destination with many New Zealander’s heading for its beautiful beaches and warm weather every year. But getting there can be treacherous with roads jammed with holidaymakers and some sections...

  • The Onehunga Mall Road in Auckland has evolved considerably over the years, morphing from a road to a pedestrian mall and back again – with more change to come. The Auckland City Council Plan has identified that Onehunga as a town...

  • The Back to School road safety campaign running during the early part of school terms aims to raise awareness of the vulnerability of children on roads near schools and encourage motorists to slow down. It makes the point that children may not...

  • Marine Parade’s iconic row of Norfolk pines in Napier were first planted in the 1890’s and have been the subject of controversy over the years - not because of their size, but because they have become a safety hazard for motorists.

  • An in depth study carried out by Auckland Council in 2012 identified a major shortfall in sports field capacity, particularly for training purposes, to cater for projected demand in the city. So, based on the findings of this study, the Council ...

  • Stage two of the Mt Victoria Tunnel upgrade is now complete with this vital 85-year-old transport link now sporting the latest in electronically controlled LED lighting systems. The previously dimly lit 623-metre tunnel is now brighter and ...

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NEW - ImpactProtect Motorcyclist Protection System

ImpactProtect Motorcyclist Protection System provides padding to roadside safety barrier system posts reducing the risk of serious injuries to motorcyclists and cyclists during an impact with the post.

ImpactProtect has been tested at RTA Crash Lab in Australia with a Headform Drop Test and can withstand acceptable HIC values at an impact speed of 30kph. It has subsequently been accepted by New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) for use on Armorwire and Nu-Guard® 31 barrier systems. more >

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  • Technical Talk – Updated TAN on Wire Rope Safety Barrier post footings more >
  • Road safety barrier accreditation scheme is all go! more >
  • Office open day a success for the Christchurch team more >
  • High-risk, rural roads get serious attention from Safe Roads and Roadsides programme more >
  • CSP Pacific Hire team goes through a reshuffle more >
  • NEW: Nu-Guard® 31 – Reduced distance from Batter Hinge Point more >
  • Technical Talk - Wire Rope Safety Barrier Transitions more >
  • CSP Pacific Christchurch moves to larger premises more >
  • LED light fittings on steel streetlight columns more >
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