Austroads has published the second version of the Data Standard for Road Management and Investment, following calls for common data definitions and formats for road agencies in Australia and New Zealand.
The new report addresses concerns with finite resources and provides the basis for the use of marginal and non-standard materials in sealed roads and considers the factors affecting performance.
The Australian Road Research Board has appointed Dr Richard Yeo as its new Chief Operating Officer.
A new national scheme is under development to ensure the people who design, install, and maintain road safety barriers on Australia’s and New Zealand’s road network are appropriately trained.
Peak organisation of Australasian road transport and traffic agencies, Austroads, has published a report on the management of safety infrastructure assets such as safety barriers and safety fences.