ROADguide Road Design and Performance

ARRB Group was commissioned by the Institute of Public Works Engineering Australia (IPWEA) to prepare a series if technical documents that can be used by IPWEA in the preparation of technical support documentation for its members. The main purpose of this report is to provide relevant information sufficient for the non-expert reader to either seek further information or commission a consultant to carry out specific tasks.

The issues addressed in this document are:

  • pavement design – with a focus on pavement types and situations most commonly occurring in local government practice
  • sprayed seal design and practice
  • implication of heavy vehicle traffic on roads designed for low traffic volume.


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