Austroads Publications Online


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

Effect of Factors Influencing Bridge Scour

Scour has been identified as one of the main causes of bridge failures in Australia and worldwide. Accurate estimation of scour around bridge piers is challenging as it requires a comprehensive analysis of the interactions between fluid, soil and bridge structure. The mechanism of scour is influe...

A Simple Method of Launch Geometry Design of Prestressed Concrete Bridge in Three Dimensional Space

Incrementally launched prestressed concrete bridges are built in segments in the casting bed. Finished segments are pushed out of the casting bed to leave space for construction of subsequent segments. The resulting geometry of the bridge will be either straight or circular depending on the shape...

Hendon Park Footbridge and the Waterview Shared Path Bridges Connecting Communities

The Waterview Connection completes Auckland’s Western Ring Route and is NZ Transport Agency’s largest ever motorway project which also includes a raft of community facilities to re-invigorate the area including a new cycleway network. The shared path bridges connect neighbourhoods aro...

Austroads Bridge Conference 2017 Papers

The papers from the 10th Austroads Bridge Conference are now available on the Austroads publications website. A large zipped folder of all papers and the program can be downloaded above. The Program and Papers can be accessed individually on this website . The prizes for best p...

National Cycling Strategy: Implementation Report 2016

This report provides an overview of progress made in 2016 towards the objectives of the National Cycling Strategy 2011-16. During 2016: State and Territory Governments continued to embed walking and cycling measures into a variety of planning instruments at both a strategic and an operat...

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