Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Heavy Machinery

Driverless tractor the pick of the bunch

A driverless, low emissions tractor able to perform up to three tasks at once is under development for New Zealand orchards. The Government is contributing...

Cable car canine trial ready for take off

Wellington City Council will next month trial dog passengers on the city's iconic Cable Car after the original pilot programme was delayed due to...

goBay drivers sign on for wage rise

Hawke’s Bay goBay drivers will be paid the Living Wage of $22.10 per hour from 1 July 2021, Hawke's Bay Regional Council has announced. The...

Ferries contract signed with Korea

KiwiRail has signed a contract with Korea’s Hyundai Mipo Dockyard to build two new Interislander ferries which will replace the existing, ageing fleet. The new...

Hydrogen stations to fuel heavy transport

Getting low-emission trucks on New Zealand roads is a step closer with a multi-million dollar investment in infrastructure to support hydrogen vehicles, the Energy...