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Austroads Publications Online allows you to purchase Austroads Guides and freely download more than 600 technical and research reports. You'll also find the Austroads Test Methods, Pavement Work Tips, Specifications and Technical Notes here.

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Latest Publications

Concept of Operations for C-ITS Core Functions

This document defines the core functions of the C-ITS platform including their objectives and capabilities. It identifies user needs and describes how the system will operate. The Concept of Operations is intended to be an input to future decision making and system engineering documents, inclu...

A Common Data Output Specification for Texture, Cracking, Strength and Skid Resistance

The report documents the development of a harmonised approach to road condition data management by Austroads member agencies. It outlines the results of consultation with member agencies which considered principles, methods, specifications and their application to texture, cracking, strength a...

Harmonisation of Pilot and Escort Vehicle Driver Requirements: Stage 2

This report documents the process and results of industry consultation in relation to a nationally harmonised pilot and escort vehicle driver accreditation scheme and operational guideline proposed in 2013. Industry consultation workshops were held in various jurisdictions to engage with the o...

Interim Road Deterioration Models during Accelerated Deterioration

The accelerated deterioration of pavements subject to increased axle loading needs the development of interim road deterioration (RD) models so that the cost of accelerated deterioration can be estimated. These RD models were based on selected assemblies of road condition data in the rapid deteri...

Australasian Road Safety Conference 2015

14-16 October 2015 | Gold Coast, Queensland With a theme of “Taking Action Together”, the Australasian Road Safety Conference will span the road safety issues identified in the United Nations Decade of Action for Road Safety: Road Safety Management, Infrastru...

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