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Open-graded porous asphalt

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Category: Construction , Asphalt , Specifications | Audiences: Road traffic engineers & consultants, Roading contractors

This specification and guidance notes describe the required properties of open graded porous asphalt for use as a surfacing course for road pavements.

Road safety barrier systems

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Category: Barriers , Maintenance , Specifications | Audiences: Road traffic engineers & consultants, Roading contractors

This specification covers the requirements for road safety barrier systems used on state highways.

Management of state highway bridges, geotechnical structures and other significant structures

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Category: Maintenance , Structures , Specifications | Audiences: Road traffic engineers & consultants, Roading contractors

This standard professional services specification comprises all standard components of the management of state highway bridges, geotechnical structures and other significant structures for Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency.

Specification and guidelines for road lighting design

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Category: Lighting , Specifications | Audience: General

Road lighting is a significant asset for all road authorities.

Asphalt binders

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Category: Asphalt , Specifications | Audience: Road traffic engineers & consultants

This M01-A specification sets out the performance characteristics to be met by the binders used for asphalt manufacture.

Bitumen for pavements

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Category: Materials , Surfacing , Specifications | Audiences: Road traffic engineers & consultants, Roading contractors

The M01 bitumen specification and notes set out the requirements for bitumen used for pavements in New Zealand.

Managing bitumen quality

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Category: Material , Pavement & surfacing , Specifications | Audience: Roading contractors

This Q05 specification has been developed to set out the standard processes required by Waka Kotahi so that assurance can be provided that bitumen of acceptable quality is imported into New Zealand and applied to road pavement surfacings.

Sustainability rating scheme application during tender and delivery of capital works projects

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Category: Landscape , Environment , Specifications | Audience: Roading contractors

This P49 specification outlines the requirements for implementation of the Waka Kotahi Sustainability Rating Scheme Policy.

Environmental, social and cultural management during construction

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Category: Landscape , Environment , Specifications | Audience: Roading contractors

This P47 specification covers the minimum environmental, social and cultural management requirements for state highway improvement projects (capital works).

Supplier quality audits

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Category: Standards , Specifications | Audiences: Road traffic engineers & consultants, Roading contractors

The standard for use by Waka Kotahi Transport Services team, consultants and contractors when carrying out quality audits on professional services and construction contracts.