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AGAM Guide to Asset Management — SET

  Receive a 20% discount when all parts of the Guide are purchased as a set.   The Guide to Asset Management Set comprises of: Part 1: Introduction to Asset Management Part 2: Community and Stakeholder Requirements Part 3: Asset Strategies Part 4: Prog...



AGAM01-09 Guide to Asset Management Part 1: Introduction to Asset Management

This document introduces the Austroads Guide to Asset Management, the aim of which is to offer guidance on how to best manage physical road infrastructure.  The guide covers various aspects of asset management including how to determine and plan to accommodate stakeholder/community expect...



AGAM02-09 Guide to Asset Management Part 2: Community and Stakeholder Requirements

This document is Part 2 of Guide to Asset Management, and provides guidance on how community and stakeholder requirements can and should influence asset management undertaken by road agencies.  As roads are provided as a service to the community, community and stakeholder requirements are...



AGAM03-09 Guide to Asset Management Part 3: Asset Strategies

The aim of Part 3 of the Austroads Guide to Asset Management (Asset Strategies) is to provide guidance on the frameworks and principles of asset strategies. Asset strategies articulate the proposed management of the capacity, condition and use of road system assets to achieve the level of road sy...



AGAM04-09 Guide to Asset Management Part 4: Program Development and Implementation

This guide gives practitioners guidance for decision making with respect to good practice asset management at a network level for program development and implementation. Program development involves identifying asset requirements, setting appropriate levels of service for maintenance intervent...



AGAM05-09 Guide to Asset Management Part 5: Pavement Performance

Part 5: Pavement Performance, of the Guide to Asset Management is designed to assist the practitioner in navigating through the Part 5 sub-parts of the Austroads Guide to Asset Management. It contains a brief overview of the topic without going into detail, as detailed discussion on key issues...



AGAM05A-09 Guide to Asset Management Part 5A: Inventory

These guidelines are intended to assist asset managers and pavement asset managers in collecting and managing data. Part 5A addresses issues of data management, processing and location referencing. The section on data types reviews the frequently used data types in a structured form. The various ...



AGAM05B-07 Guide to Asset Management Part 5B: Roughness

This report contains guidelines for, and background notes on, the conduct of response type and profile-based roughness measurement for road network management purposes in Australia and New Zealand. The guidelines define roughness as being concerned with road surface profile wavelengths between 0....



AGAM05C-07 Guide to Asset Management Part 5C: Rutting

This document contains guidelines for, and background notes on, measurement and reporting of rutting or transverse profiles for road network management purposes in Australia and New Zealand. The guidelines define rutting as a longitudinal surface depression usually in a wheel path. They have been...



AGAM05D-08 Guide to Asset Management Part 5D: Strength

This document contains guidelines for, and background notes on, network level measurement and reporting of deflection data, for road network management purposes in Australia and New Zealand. The guidelines discuss the frequency and scope of network deflection surveys, including issues such as ...



AGAM05E-06 Guide to Asset Management Part 5E: Cracking

This document contains guidelines for and background notes on network level measurement and reporting of pavement cracking data for road network management purposes in Australia and New Zealand. The guidelines discuss the types and causes of cracking, the frequency and scope of network crackin...



AGAM05F-09 Guide to Asset Management Part 5F: Skid Resistance

Part 5F contains guidelines for and background notes on the collection of skid resistance data for road network management purposes in Australia and New Zealand. The guide should be viewed in parallel with the Austroads Guide โ Management of Road Surface Skid Resistance (2009). Skid resistance...



AGAM05G-09 Guide to Asset Management Part 5G: Texture

Part 5G promotes the collection of road surface texture data as an important component of site investigative and road network management in Australia and New Zealand. The guide primarily focuses on one measure of texture, namely macrotexture, due to its important contribution to the available ...



AGAM05H-09 Guide to Asset Management Part 5H: Performance Modelling

Part 5H: Performance Modelling of the Guide to Asset Management provide guidance on the selection, formulation and calibration of pavement performance models for application in the management of road networks. The modelling considered is intended to facilitate reporting of current conditions a...



AGAM06-09 Guide to Asset Management Part 6: Bridge Performance

The focus of this document is on how to best manage the physical bridge assets. It provides guidance on the establishment and maintenance of bridge asset inventories, and on the monitoring of asset performance. It discusses the need for agencies to measure asset performance against objectives, an...



AGAM07-09 Guide to Asset Management Part 7: Road Related Assets Performance

The aim of Part 7 of the Guide to Asset Management is to provide guidance on the application of asset management concepts and principles for the management of a broad range of diverse road related assets. The strategy framework is applicable to all road system assets. Guidance on managing the spe...



AGAM08-09 Guide to Asset Management Part 8: Asset Valuation and Audit

Asset Valuation and Audit is the title of Part 8 of the Austroads Guide to Asset Management. It provides a comprehensive guidance for asset managers in the road industry. Part 8 Asset Valuation and Audit provides guidance on how to undertake an asset valuation to assist the asset manager with lo...



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