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State highway asset management manual (SM020)

Published: | Category: Asset management , Manuals | Audience: Road traffic engineers & consultants

An outline of best practice procedures to be followed in providing state highway asset management services.

Publication details

  • Author:
  • Published: August 2000
  • Reference: SM020
  • Version: 3
  • ISBN/ISSN: 0-478-04700-2
  • Also known as: SHAMM


Chapter 1: Pavement Maintenance Management

This chapter pavement management practices, including both day to day and long term asset management control and planning, which are particularly relevant to the development of annual plans and forward work maintenance programmes.

Section 1:       Philosophy of Pavement Maintenance Management
Section 2:       Business Systems Process Overview
Section 3:       Asset Management Process Overview
Section 4:       Forward Work Programme
Section 5:       Maintenance Interventions
Section 6:       Maintenance Interventions Strategies
Section 7:       Information Requirements
Section 8:       The Intellectual Process
Section 9:       Pavement Deterioration Modelling
Section 10:     Project Ranking
Section 11:     Performance Monitoring
Section 12:     Future Developments

Chapter 2: Safety Management Strategy

This chapter covers the principles and practices that should be employed in managing safety programmes.

Section 1:       Overview
Section 2:       Development of the Safety Management Strategy
Section 3:       Information Requirements
Section 4:       Identification of Safety Problems
Section 5:       Work Programming
Section 6:       Safety Intervention Strategies
Section 7:       Consultant Capabilities
Section 8:       Future Development