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8 April 2021 - 11:48

Decarbonising transport is about taking responsibility as an industry, on a national and international level. As an industry we need to focus on what matters, make the right decisions, share knowledge, and offer support for this bumpy ride. But where to start? Taking responsibility start always with yourself.  The 1-year mark of the weeks of lockdown, when cars stayed parked, and bicycles were dusted off made us reflect on our business. We hope it continues to spark conversation.

19 March 2021 - 14:12

We are looking back on a few exhilarating days! The 2WALKandCYCLE Conference last week made sure that walking and cycling becomes everyone’s business. Lots of familiar faces and some new connections. Really interesting conversations, great insights, and a good collection of best practice examples. Once again, we concluded it is all about people and creating safe and supportive environments.

ViaStrada contributed to the programme in several ways. 

19 February 2021 - 12:30

PortHillsCommuteMeet Milou, she joined the ViaStrada team last June, and since she often takes the scenic route to the office. Have a look at her Port Hills commute.

18 February 2021 - 09:51

E-mobility surveyCommissioned by Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency, ViaStrada conducted a speed, gender and device type survey in 2020 at several sites in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch to update previous surveys in 2017 and 2018. The research revealed that:Commissioned by Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency, ViaStrada conducted a speed, gender and device type survey in 2020 at several sites in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch to update previous surveys in 2017 and 2018. 

28 January 2021 - 14:54

Webinar announcement Thursday 28 Jan 2021 ViaStrada hosted the webinar: The benefits of speed management. 

24 December 2020 - 15:45

Quay StDates for the first tranche of urban street design workshops in 2021 have been confirmed for Christchurch (1-2 Mar), Auckland (8-9 Apr) and Wellington (19-20 Apr). Developed in collaboration with Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency, expert practitioners from Abley, MRCagney and Viastrada will introduce best practice and guidance on multi-modal urban streets design via presentations and group discussions and design exercises. Register now!

17 December 2020 - 16:33

2020 xmas2020 is coming to an end. What a crazy year it’s been. But we’ve weathered the storm better than most other countries; thank you to everybody for doing their part. We can and should be most grateful to live in New Zealand. We wish all our colleagues and contacts a merry Christmas and happy New Year.
 

7 October 2020 - 14:07

Close-up of 2-aspect cycle signalsViaStrada are currently conducting the final evaluations of "2-aspect cycle signals" at two locations in Dunedin.  Please help us out by participating in the survey: http://bit.ly/CycleSigTrial.

28 September 2020 - 17:31

Quay Street Auckland

A new course for professional in the industry has been developed: Designing streets for the 21st century. Waka Kotahi, Abley, MRCagney and ViaStrada have organised the first workshop on 2 – 3 November – Wellington

 

24 July 2020 - 16:33

trophyThe annual Transportation Group’s Canterbury / West Coast Branch Quiz Night is over for 2020. The theme was lockdown and the outcome is that we will lock down the trophy for another year.