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Guide to Road Design — SET

$951.00
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Publication no: AGRD Pages: 27
Published: 21 December 2009


Receive a discount of 20% when the Guide to Road Design is purchased as a set. 

The Guide to Road Design Set comprises of:

  • Part 1: Introduction to Road Design
  • Part 2: Design Considerations
  • Part 3: Geometric Design
  • Part 4: Intersections and Crossings - General
  • Part 4A: Unsignalised and Signalised Intersections
  • Part 4B: Roundabouts
  • Part 4C: Interchanges
  • Part 5: Drainage – General and Hydrology Considerations
  • Part 5A: Drainage – Road Surface, Networks, Basins and Subsurface
  • Part 5B: Drainage – Open Channels, Culverts and Floodways
  • Part 6: Roadside Design, Safety and Barriers
  • Part 6A: Pedestrian and Cyclist Paths
  • Part 6B: Roadside Environment
  • Part 7: Geotechnical Investigation and Design
  • Part 8: Process and Documentation

Sets cost:
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Table of Contents

1. Scope of the Guide to Road Design
  • 1.1 Status
  • 1.2 Purpose
  • 1.3 Application
  • 1.4 Parts of the Guide to Road Design
2. Context of the Road Design Process
  • 2.1 Road Planning
  • 2.2 Project Purpose
  • 2.3 Road Safety and Road Design
3. Road Design Philosophy and Principles
  • 3.1 Introduction
  • 3.2 Road Design Guidelines
  • 3.2.1 Legal Liability and Guidelines
  • 3.2.2 Application of Guidelines
  • 3.3 Context-sensitive Design
  • 3.4 Geometric Consistency
  • 3.4.1 General
  • 3.4.2 Cross-section
  • 3.4.3 Design Speed
  • 3.4.4 Driver Workload
4. Design Considerations
5. Design Process
  • 5.1 General
  • 5.2 Process Elements
  • 5.2.1 Land Use/Transport/Environmental Planning
  • 5.2.2 Public Consultation
References
Commentary 1
Commentary 2
Commentary 3
Commentary 4
Commentary 5
Commentary 6

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