The NSW Government last week announced its Bridges for the Bush project, which is a commitment to improve road freight productivity by replacing or upgrading bridges over the next five years at 17 key locations in regional NSW.
Australia's peak road transport industry body has today slammed Green NSw MP Cate Faehrmann labelling her criticism at NSW Roads Minister Duncan Gay and Treasurer Mike Baird as ill-informed and plain dumb.
NatRoad, Australia's largest road transport operators association, has welcomed the recent decision by the NSW Minister for Roads and Ports, The Hon Duncan Gay MLC, to consolidate and extend the temporary width concessions for baled agricultural commodities.
NatRoad has the strongest condemnation for state and territory transport ministers (excluding the Northern Territory and Queensland) who last week voted in favour of the National Transport Commission’s (NTC) recommended road user charges for 2012-13.
Australia’s peak national road transport operator body today strongly commended the NSW Minister for Roads and Ports, Duncan Gay MP, and the NSW Police for rolling out ‘Operation Overland’ to crack down on truck drivers and supply chain participants who are blatantly breaking the law in the road transport industry.