Network Management

Our Network projects focus on network operations planning, ITS architecture, safety at road worksites, congestion and reliability, and active transport.

Latest publications and webinars

Webinar: Opportunities in Artificial Intelligence Applied to Road Network Operations
This webinar, presented on 16 July 2019, provides an overview of opportunities to apply artificial intelligence to road network operations.
Network Performance Indicators
  • AP-R573-18
  • 18 June 2018
  • Research Reports
The purpose of the Austroads NEG1995: Network Performance Indicators study is to understand customer and community expectations with respect to the Austroads Network Performance Indicators (NPIs). In order to fulfil the study purpose and seek to…
Webinar: Updated Pedestrian Facility Selection Tool (2018)
This webinar, presented on 29 May 2018, provides an introduction to the Pedestrian Facility Selection Tool and a demonstration on how to use it with a fully worked example. The tool is designed to help Australian and New Zealand practitioners select…

Austroads' Network Task Force and their projects.

Austroads' Guide to Smart Motorways  provides practitioners with a standardised set of smart motorway information within a single reference document.

An overview of the Guide to Traffic Management which provides comprehensive traffic management guidance for practitioners involved in traffic engineering, road design and road safety.

A overview of Austroads' projects to develop a National ITS Architecture,  a priority action in the Policy Framework for ITS in Australia. 

Links to the Pedestrian Facility Selection Tool and user guide.

The Safety at Road Worksites strategic priority project is a four-part project to facilitate the introduction of a harmonised approach to temporary traffic control at road worksites across Australia.

Background to the development of the SmartRoads Tool and links to the current version.