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Category: Manuals

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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Category: Manuals

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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Category: Manuals

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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Category: Manuals

Prequalified contractors

Published: Jan 2014
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

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

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Category: Manuals

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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Category: Manuals

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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Category: Manuals

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 (NZTA) 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...

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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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Category: Manuals

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...

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Category: Manuals

Tunnels management and inspection policy

Published: 2013
  • Also known as: S/8
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This policy document sets out the main roles and responsibilities of the various parties involved in the delivery of safe and effective tunnel management on the state highway network and more specifically the requirements for the inspection of the tunnels.

  • Version: Second edition. Amendment 1
  • ISBN: 978-0-478-40712-9 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

Part 9 Level crossings, is part of a suite of guidelines within the Traffic control devices manual (TCD Manual) prepared by the NZ Transport Agency (NZTA).

Part 9 Level crossings is intended to provide best practice guidance on the use of traffic control devices related to level crossings to both road and...

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Category: Manuals

Maintenance guidelines for local roads 2012

Published: Nov 2012
  • Reference: SP/M/035 Version: 2
  • ISBN: ISBN: 978-0-478-38037-8 (online)
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

The Maintenance guidelines for local roads was included in the Planning Programming and Funding Manual (PPFM) during 2008/08 as the reference document guiding acceptable maintenance levels for local roads. While not included in subsequent versions of the PPFM it has continued to be used as an asset management guide. This 2012 version includes minor editorial changes to reflect current practices...

  • Also known as: COPTTM
  • Version: 4th edition
  • ISBN: 0-478-04701-0
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

This is the standard reference for all temporary traffic management on state highways and local roads. It includes levels of temporary traffic management, signs and forms used, and a series of sample traffic management plans.

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Category: Manuals

Asphalt surfacing treatment selection guidelines

Published: Sep 2012
  • Also known as: Asphalt Treatment Selection Chart; Asphalt Treatment Selection Flowchart
  • Reference: SP/M/035 Version: 2
  • ISBN: ISBN: 978-0-478-38037-8
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency, Roading NZ

These guidelines for surfacing treatment selection have been written for asset managers, surfacing engineers and pavement designers. They aim to guide the reader in the engineering decision making and processes that need to occur in selecting a road surfacing treatment.

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Category: Manuals

HNO Environmental and Social Responsibility Manual

Published: Aug 2012
  • Reference: SP/M/023 Version: 1
  • ISBN: ISBN 978-0-478-39445-0
  • Author: NZ Transport Agency

In order to ensure value-for-money and consistent impact mitigation across the national network the Environment and Urban Design Team works closely with project managers to collect best practices, identify relevant international trends, develop New Zealand specific standards and guidelines, disseminate information and continuously improved service delivery. The HNO Environmental and...