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NZ Transport Agency register of network standards and guidelines

Published: 21 Nov 2014
  • ISBN: ISBN 978-0-478-38032 (Online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This register is to replace all previous versions of Standards and guidelines manuals of Land Transport NZ and Transit NZ.

The 2 key goals are:

1. to provide, in one place, a definitive list of all relevant NZ Transport Agency (Transport Agency) funding policy and commonly adopted manuals and technical documents for land transport network related activities.

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Prequalified contractors

Published: 31 Oct 2014
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This document shows the NZTA list of prequalified contractors, their levels and categories.

  • ISBN: ISBN 978-0-478-41973-3 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

The guidelines have been developed to assist roading practitioners with the selection and design of erosion and sediment control practices.

The guidelines demonstrate our commitment to lowering environmental impacts, social and environmental responsibility, and improving the contributions of state highways to the well-being of New Zealand.

The inspection forms are...

  • ISBN: 978-0-478-41934-4 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This guide is primarily aimed to assist state highway project and contract managers and their contractors and consultants on the requirements of an ESMP. The guide sets out the framework for integrating an environmental management system with the overall contract quality system and with the multitude of sub management plans that are required to ensure steps are in place to meet our legal...

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Category: Manuals

State Highway procurement strategy

Published: Apr 2014
  • Also known as: Previous name State highway portfolio procurement strategy
  • Version: 2.1
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This State Highway procurement strategy documents the procurement practices the Transport Agency uses in procuring suppliers, and in the delivery of services and products to achieve best value for money. It incorporates a proactive, future-oriented approach to implementing delivery of projects on the State Highway network.

  • ISBN: 978-0-478-41935-1 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

The Guideline for preparing an Environmental and Social Management Plan details the minimum requirements for all NZ Transport Agency Environmental and Social Management Plans (ESMP). This methodology provides additional specific information for developing an ESMP for a bridge management contract.

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Safer journeys for rural schools

Published: 27 Feb 2014
  • ISBN: 978-0-478-41921-4 and 978-0-478-41921-8
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

Safer journeys for rural schools is a practical guide to making the journey to and from a rural school safer. The guide provides a systematic way of assessing the immediate school environment, and journeys to and from school for road safety risk and a toolbox of countermeasures.

These guidelines are designed to help parents, school staff, boards of trustees and students to improve road...

  • ISBN: 978-0-478-41922-1 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This document provides a summary of available information that can assist the bridge designer with the specification of a cost effective performance based corrosion protection system, taking into account future maintenance requirements, by using the net present value life cycle costing model. Guidance is also provided for the maintenance painting of existing steel bridges.

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Code of conduct - The way we work

Published: Feb 2014
  • Version: 14-007
  • ISBN: 978-0-478-41925-2 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency’s Code of Conduct defines what the Transport Agency expects of its operations and people. It applies to all Transport Agency employees regardless of position, location, or level of responsibility, and includes our contractors and our Board members.

Transport Agency staff should read the Code in conjunction with its Guide (document for internal use...

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Process manual for network standards and guidelines

Published: Feb 2014
  • Version: 3.5
  • ISBN: 978-0-478-41918-4 (print), 978-0-478-41919-1 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

The primary purpose of this process manual is to provide a fit-for-purpose process for managing the inclusion of new documents and changes and variations to existing documents in the Register of network standards and guidelines.

  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This document provides a summary of available information that can assist the bridge designer with the specification of a cost effective performance based corrosion protection system, taking into account future maintenance requirements, by using the net present value life cycle costing model. Guidance is also provided for the maintenance painting of existing steel bridges.

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Bridge and other highway structures inspection policy

Published: 2014
  • Also known as: S/6
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This policy document sets out the requirements for the inspection of bridges and other highway structures on the state highway network.

See the Bridge condition indicator guide for additional information.

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Category: Manuals

NZ Transport Agency Guide to road tunnels

Published: Dec 2013
  • Version: 1
  • ISBN: 978-0-478-41912-2 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This NZ Transport Agency Guide to road tunnels is a supplement to the Austroads Guide to road tunnels. It provides specific guidance regarding the design, operation and maintenance of road tunnels on state highways in New Zealand.

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State highway control manual

Published: Dec 2013
  • Reference: SM012
  • ISBN: 978-0-478-41909-2 (print); 978-0-478-41908-5 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This manual sets out NZ Transport Agency powers and policy with regard to state highways. The manual details procedures for protection, control, asset management and work execution. It references empowering legislation and provides guidance for staff, consultants, Territorial Local Authorities (TLAs), Regional Councils and other bodies in their dealings with state highways.

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Economic Evaluation Manual

Published: Nov 2013
  • Also known as: Economic Evaluation Manual
  • ISBN: 978-0-478-40782-2
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

The NZ Transport Agency's Economic Evaluation Manual (EEM) is the industry's standard for the economic evaluation of transport activities and is used by approved organisations for economic evaluation and the preparation of funding applications to the Transport Agency. The EEM sets out procedures and values to be used for calculating benefits and preparing applications for...

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Prequalification application pack

Published: Oct 2013
  • Also known as: Prequalification for Physical Works Application Pack - Issue 1
  • Version: 9
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This document provides all the necessary information for contractors wishing to know about the Prequalification system and also to register under NZTA's Prequalification system to participate in tenders for Physical Works contracts.

The document takes contractors through the prequalification application process highlighting the documents that would be necessary for them to...

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Category: Manuals

High risk intersections guide

Published: Aug 2013
  • Also known as: High-risk intersections guide
  • ISBN: ISBN 978-0-478-40780-8 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

The government’s road safety strategy Safer Journeys highlights a need for improved safety on our high-risk intersections. The latest action plan sets out to “use the High risk intersections guide to identify and target the 100 highest risk intersections to address by 2020. A programme will be developed to improve at least 20 intersections in the course of this plan.

The...

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Category: Manuals

Bridge manual

Published: May 2013
  • Reference: SP/M/022 Version: 3
  • ISBN: 978-0-478-37161-1 (online) | 978-0-478-37162-8 (print)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This Bridge manual sets out the criteria for the design of new structures and earthworks, and the evaluation of existing bridges. The manual has been developed by the NZ Transport Agency for use on state highways or for the design of other new or replacement bridges proposed for funding from the National Land Transport Fund (NLTF). Use of the manual on other highways, including private highways,...

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Category: Manuals

Minimum standard Z/44 - Risk management

Published: 01 Mar 2013
  • Also known as: Z/44 Risk Management Minimum Standard
  • Reference: SM030 Version: Version 3, Aug 2013
  • Author: Ian Rich

This minimum standard has been developed to promote a consistent and uniform approach to the provision of risk management services from suppliers delivering NZTA HNO contracts.

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Principals agent accreditation application pack

Published: Mar 2013
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This document provides all the necessary information for consultants about the accreditation system and how to apply for accreditation to be eligible to deliver Highways and Network Operations (HNO) Group’s capital and maintenance / operations contracts.

This document takes consultants through the accreditation application process, highlighting the types of experience...