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Well Done WOMAD NZ

Oct 17, 2017
TIL Freight are ecstatic with the recent award WOMAD NZ won at the 2017 New Zealand Event Awards held at Sky City, Auckland on the 11 October 2017....

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You will most likely already be aware of the potential fuel supply issues related to the fault and subsequent shut down of the pipeline from Refining New Zealand and Auckland.   We want to...

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Spring Weather Update

Sep 8, 2017
Weather Update Midday - 8 September 2017 As you may be aware, winter weather conditions are currently affecting South Island Alpine Passes resulting in significant delays to our freight network....

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Last week TIL Freight attended the 53rd Annual Heavy Haulage conference in Napier.  The 3 day event consisted of many updates on rules and regulations for the industry. TIL Freight was awarded the...

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Latest Weather Update

Jul 13, 2017
Good morning An update to current weather conditions impacting freight services in New Zealand.  The weather has eased slightly and roads have re-opened in the South of Christchurch corridor...

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Road Closure Update

Jul 12, 2017
Good morning As predicted, weather conditions have impacted our freight network overnight.  There are substantial delays within our network affecting the majority of the South Island and parts of...

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Winter Weather Update

Jul 11, 2017
Good afternoon The team at TIL Freight would like to issue a winter weather advisory.  As you may be aware, unfavourable weather conditions have been forecast for the South Island today and...

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Good afternoon   We have received communication that 6 metre plus swells are forecast for the Cook Strait from midday Wednesday 14 June through to Thursday morning. In light of this, there are...

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TIL would like to advise that due to the large scrub fire currently burning near the main highway in North Canterbury, and resultant road closures, we can not guarantee that freight movements...

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Tanks On The Move

Jan 31, 2017
In late January we were contracted to transport two large wine tanks from Martinborough to Napier.Each tank is 3.8m in diameter and 7.4m long.  Truck #3231 driven by Luke Sorenson together with a...

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The local community of Kaikora are welcoming the recommencement of deliveries into the town.  These pictures show the huge effort which has gone into the inland road to allow a convoy vehicles to...

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Thumbs Up Nelson

Nov 28, 2016
On Monday last week TIL Freight proudly provided a TNL truck  for the “Thumbs Up” programme held at Stoke School, Nelson. Thumbs Up is a programme all about children and truck drivers being able to...

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Earthquake Update

Nov 16, 2016
Earthquake update: We are pleased to announce that all our freight depots are back in service and fully operational. Pick up and delivery services nationwide are all operating. Ferry services are...

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Firstly we want to acknowledge the tireless effort our team have provided since the earthquake shook New Zealand – a huge effort has gone in across the country to ensure our clients are affected as...

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Exciting progress by Z Energy a customer and supplier to TIL Group  Article courtesy of DIESELtalk - www.dieseltalk.co.nz Te Kora Hou is the name of New Zealand's first commercial biofuel plant....

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Article courtesy of DIESELtalk - http://dieseltalk.co.nz Keeping the health and safety message simple and visual is the key to successfully delivering it to more than 650 staff members in 28...

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Life Membership Award

Oct 7, 2016
Life Membership Award The Western Central Districts Branch of the Road Transport Association has bestowed life membership on David Rogers of Transport Investments. Congratulations David and...

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Fitzroy To McKee Move

Sep 28, 2016
Fitzroy To Mckee Move Last week we took part in a large vessel move from Fitzroy Engineering to the McKee site. This was part of the Mangahewa Expansion Project. The total load was just on 100...

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Spring Storm Hits

Sep 12, 2016
Spring Storm Hits New Zealand Late last week we had a spring storm lash the entire country, although this made for some hazardous road conditions and delays due to snow, ice and road closures, TIL...

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Special Rigs For Special Kids Another great year for SPECIAL RIGS FOR SPECIAL KIDS in Dunedin. This was the 25th anniversary and a wonderful tribute to Gregg Inch for organizing a fantastic event...

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Special Children's Extravaganza   Once again TIL Freight were invited to be part of the annual Special Children’s Extravaganza held in New Plymouth. 2016 was yet another successful year thanks...

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Dancing Trucks

Aug 5, 2016
Dancing Trucks We were happy to be part of StepUp Taranaki’s first ever dancing trucks event held on Sunday 31st July 2016. We believe this is a world first – choreographed dancing trucks!...

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A Bit Of History

Jun 30, 2016
A Bit Of History   Here at TIL we take pride in the fact we have a large number of long service staff, and came across a great example of this as pictured below. This photo was published in the...

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Hercules now featuring the Quick Track interface Hercules unlike the Greek Hero, is TIL’s transport and warehousing management software system. With the time between ordering and...

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New 50MAX Custom Build Units On The Road Since the legislation enabling 50MAX (50 tonne) units on the roads was passed in late 2013, TIL has designed and custom built 50 NZTA approved truck and...

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This month TIL Freight was involved with transporting a Hansa 303 Yacht from Auckland to Nelson.     This was a special job for us here at TIL Freight as we were helping an amazing charitable...

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We are proud to annouce we have new Fresh Pork refrigerated units rolling out of Timaru, Christchurch and Auckland.Make sure you keep an eye out for these new units on the roads near you!   We...

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TIL Freight make another significant investment enhancing our Nationwide Transport network. We have recently completed the move from our two previous Auckland facilities (Richard Pearce Drive,...

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  In the weekend Jo Dando was presented with the New Zealand Road Transport Forum – MOST VALUABLE CONTRIBUTION TO HEALTH AND SAFETY AWARD for 2015. This is the first time that this award has...

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TIL Thriving On Equal Opportunity Transport Investments Ltd (TIL) operators of Hooker Pacific, TNL, and Roadstar, are known as equal opportunity employers and this month we highlight some...

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 Z Energy recently caught up with Jim Ramsay to ask a few questions on Z DEC (Z Diesel Emission Cleaner). As Jim confirms, TIL Group is committed to reducing our emissions through increasing the...

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ACC Fleet Saver Gold Accreditation – “It's a safety win-win” TIL Freight recently achieved ACC’s Fleet Saver Gold Accreditation. When TIL Freight achieved Fleet Saver Gold accreditation, they...

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TIL Freight Partnership leads to more Good in the Hood   A boost in funding from TIL Freight means four charities being supported through Z’s Good in the Hood programme can do more good in...

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TIL Freight - Nelson, in proud partnership with Bay of Plenty Polytechnic and Nelson Marlborough Institue of Technology, are now offering the 16 week Certificate in Commercial Road Transport Level...

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Two retired firefighters got a boost from a pair of truckers at Hooker Pacific Transport yesterday - in the form of a lift and a $10,000 cheque.   St John Waimarino chairman Ben Goddard and team...

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Michelle Bennett is as comfortable driving a truck as she is slipping into a frock for her graduation ceremony. Bennett, of New Plymouth, was awarded her Certificate in Road Transport at Witt's...

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MAN - what a truck

Aug 20, 2014
More than just one truck, a fleet of 80 MAN trucks in fact have been ordered for use right across the TIL fleet. While TIL has several makes of vehicle – predominantly American and European...

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When you are a customs agent specialising in the oil and gas industry such as Alpha Customs, you can expect to be asked to move anything from a small O-Ring to a full drilling rig - and everything...

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TIL Freight CEO Jon Kyle is proud to lead a “world class” team of logistics professionals in the new TIL Freight family bringing together Roadstar, TNL Freight and Hooker Pacific. While each will...

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More Kiwi Than Ever

Aug 2, 2014
Being kiwi is special. So to reflect that, all staff within the TIL Group of companies are changing their email addresses from a .co.nz suffix to a .kiwi suffix. .kiwi domain names became...

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Hooker Pacific’s Fuel Haulage division is undertaking a rebranding exercise into Pacific Fuel Haul Limited as a reflection of its establishment as a separate company and legal entity within the...

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TIL has formed a strong working relationship with the NZ Transport Agency to ensure on-going safety improvements and a high level of compliance. Jim Ramsay says “Transport Agency staff members have...

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