Road Tunnels

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

Latest publications and webinars

Webinar: Updated Guidance for the Design of New Pavements for Road Tunnels
This webinar, presented on 30 April 2019, gives an overview of the key changes to the Guide to Road Tunnels Part 2: Planning, Design and Commissioning.
Fire Incident and Fire Safety Operational Data for Major Australian Road Tunnels
This report sets out the process though which fire incident and fire safety operational information was collected for eleven major road tunnels in Australia. This tunnel data set are the major tunnels in Australia as defined by physical…
Guide to Road Tunnels: Set
  • 14 March 2019
  • Guides
Easy access to all three parts of the Guide to Road Tunnels.

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.

Road tunnel projects

The Austroads research program runs from 2016-20, in line with the Strategic Plan. Current  road tunnel projects include:

Upcoming road tunnel events

Tuesday, 30 April 2019

Location: Online, 1pm AEST

Organiser: Austroads

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