Bridges

Our bridge projects are providing improved guidance on design and materials management, and evaluation methods for bridge load capacity.

Latest publications and webinars

Guide to Bridge Technology: Set
  • AGBT-SET
  • 6 June 2019
  • Guides
Easy access to all eight parts of the Guide to Bridge Technology.
Guide to Bridge Technology Part 8: Hydraulic Design of Waterway Structures
Guide to Bridge Technology Part 8 provides a guideline for issues related to the waterway design of bridges. It covers various topics such as design flood standards and estimation methods, general considerations in waterway design and design…
Bridge Assessment: A comparison of approaches by bridge engineers and the Performance Based Standards Scheme
This document describes the discrepancy between the tiers of bridge assessment documented in the Heavy Vehicle National Law’s Performance Based Standards (PBS) scheme and the tiers of assessment Austroads bridge engineers adopt when…

Austroads' Bridge Task Force and their projects.

The Austroads Guide to Bridge Technology provides bridge owners and agencies with advice on bridge ownership, design procurement, vehicle and pedestrian accessibility and bridge maintenance and management practices.