Road Tunnels

Our tunnels projects improve the design, management and safety of road tunnels.

Latest publications and webinars

Guide to Road Tunnels: Set
  • 30 July 2019
  • Guides
Easy access to all three parts of the Guide to Road Tunnels.
Guide to Road Tunnels Part 4: Retrofitting Tunnels
Guide to Road Tunnels Part 4 provides guidance on the retrofitting of existing tunnels, including the need for refurbishment, the types of refurbishment and processes for developing project requirements. Guidance is provided on geometric…
Dangerous Goods in Tunnels: Application and Methodology
  • AP-R590-19
  • 13 June 2019
  • Research Reports
This report provides a standardised assessment method to mitigate the criticism of the transport of dangerous goods through road tunnels and provide greater transparency of the decisions reached. The transport of dangerous goods is critical to modern…

Austroads' Road Tunnels Task Force and their projects.

Guide to Road Tunnels provides high level guidance on the planning, design, operation and maintenance of new road tunnels in Australia and New Zealand.