traffic management

By: Roadworks Nz  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Traffic Management

TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT, Road Works & Construction Site Traffic Management, Event Traffic Management .:. Driveways of Distinction, Christchurch, Queenstown, Wanaka, New Zealand

Our Traffic Management Division was set up the help increase Traffic Management & Safety awareness in our industry, and to raise awareness for compliance with the Code of Practice for Working in the Road.   We operate in a dangerous environment and our commitment to compliance is critical for the safety for the travelling public and staff. 

Managing Director Colin Sloss, previously owned Local Construction Ltd, one of the largest privately owned contracting firms in Canterbury.  Local Construction was the winner of 12 Canterbury ‘Contractor of the Year’ awards including winning the Health & Safety award in 2001 for the Garlands Opawa Road Motorway Intersection Improvement which had a count of 17000. vehicles per day with 15% HCV’s.   In 2003 they were the recipient of a New Zealand award for Improvements at SH73 Parkhouse/Curletts/Lunns Rd Intersection where the vehicle count was over 100,000. per day.

Colin successfully owned and operated Local Construction until the company sold to City Care in October 2004, at this time there was a team of 95 staff. 

Our experience

  • SH6 Roading Upgrades
  • Mobile Operations with directional  Arrowboard
  • Various Roading projects
  • United Water Maintenance contract.
  • Delta Power Maintenance works
  • Various Events

Road Works & Construction Site Traffic Management

  • Site Signage
  • Work Zone Protection
  • Mobile Operations – Sign Truck with Arrow Board, ideal for travelling behind roadside mower / grader or ensuring safety barrier around workers
  • Short Term Maintenance Inspections

Event Traffic Management

  • Sports – running, cycling and cross country events
  • School events
  • Festivals and concerts
  • Concerts (crowd control)
  • Film Sites

Accident & Emergency Support

This service provides immediate response for any situation, to provide public and site safety

  • Vehicle Accidents
  • Fuel & Oil spills
  • Ruptured water mains
  • Gas Leaks
  • Crowd Control
  • Downed Power Lines
  • Rock Falls and Slips
  • Road Wash Outs
  • Ice / Snow Conditions

Traffic Management Equipment Hire

  • Sign Truck with Arrow Board
  • Traffic Lights - Vehicle Activated (Meets all the standards in the Code of Practice)
  • Sign and Cone Hire
  • Road Barriers
  • Safety Fencing

Qualified and Experienced Team to Manage the Process

  • Site Traffic Management Supervisor (STMS) Level 1, 2
  • Transit approved Traffic Controllers
  • Our team have worked for over 16 years in the roading construction industry before moving into Traffic Management.  This has provided them with an excellent understanding of the every day issues that occur and has given them the experience to provide real solutions
  • Our prime concern is the Health & Safety of the public, our clients workers and our team.  All of our contracts are monitered and Health & Safety statistics retained and reviewed by management.

Traffic Management Plans

  • Our team of qualified TMP designers use state of the art software (Rapid TCP) to ensure prompt turnaround of Traffic Management Plans from preparation to final approval.

Traffic Control

  • Traffic management site establishment
  • Monitoring of work sites


  • Pager operating for 24/7 emergency response support
  • RT units for Stop/Go communication
  • Mobile Phone and Office Phones for general communications

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Keywords: Traffic Management

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