A number of our projects have environmental outcomes. In particular, the Assets Program is focusing on the availability of scarce resources and the environmental impacts of resource use.
Latest publications and webinars
- 16 December 2014
- Technical Reports
This report provides updated unit costs and price indices used to estimate environmental costs in the economic evaluation of Australian road infrastructure and transport projects.
- 31 May 2011
- Research Reports
The purpose of the study is to recommend an ongoing Austroads research programme that is focussed on the impacts of the increasing volume of light commercial vehicles (LCVs) and rigid trucks (Rigids) on the urban traffic network in terms of their…
- 31 March 2011
The Austroads Guidelines for Environmental Reporting summarises the key concepts, purpose, benefits and principles of environmental reporting. It also examines current practice in environmental reporting approaches, trends in performance indicators…
The Austroads research program runs from 2016-20, in line with the Strategic Plan. Current environmental projects include:
Appropriate use of marginal and non-standard pavement materials and road construction maintenance
Status: Active, Overdue Milestones
Sustainable roads through fit-for-purpose use of available materials