Temporary traffic management

Cover of Guide to Temporary Traffic Management Part 5: Short Term Low Impact Worksites
Guide to Temporary Traffic Management Part 5: Short Term Low Impact Worksites
  • Publication no: AGTTM05-19
  • ISBN: 978-1-925854-61-9
  • Published: 10 December 2019
  • Edition: 1.0

Guide to Temporary Traffic Management Part 5: Short Term Low Impact Worksites identifies and details preferred temporary traffic management design and operational practices to be applied for short term low impact works on or near roads.

Watch the video below for an overview of Part 5.

  • 1. Introduction
    • 1.1 Purpose
    • 1.2 Structure of AGTTM
    • 1.3 Scope of Part 5
    • 1.4 Application of Part 5 to New Zealand
    • 1.5 Definitions
  • 2. Design Process
    • 2.1 General
    • 2.2 Risk Assessment
      • 2.2.1 Risk considerations
      • 2.2.2 Specific considerations for short-term low impact works
    • 2.3 Design Balance
    • 2.4 Essential Design Principles
      • 2.4.1 Sight distance
      • 2.4.2 Signs
      • 2.4.3 Road categories
      • 2.4.4 Lane width
      • 2.4.5 Traffic volumes
      • 2.4.6 Speed
    • 2.5 Variations to Design
  • 3. General Considerations
    • 3.1 Restrictions on Use
    • 3.2 Short Term Low Impact Options
    • 3.3 Vulnerable Road Users
    • 3.4 Vehicle Mounted Warning Device
  • 4. Works on Road – Within Traffic Lane
    • 4.1 Work Protected by Specialist Vehicles
      • 4.1.1 General
      • 4.1.2 Truck mounted attenuators
    • 4.2 Work Between Gaps in Traffic
      • 4.2.1 Description
      • 4.2.2 Criteria
      • 4.2.3 Traffic control devices
      • 4.2.4 Pre-installation processes
      • 4.2.5 Installation (TGS instruction)
      • 4.2.6 Close out process
    • 4.3 Short Term Works in Traffic
      • 4.3.1 Description
      • 4.3.2 Criteria
      • 4.3.3 Traffic control devices
      • 4.3.4 Pre-installation processes
      • 4.3.5 Installation (TGS instruction)
      • 4.3.6 Close out process
    • 4.4 Frequently Changing Work Area – In Lane
      • 4.4.1 Description
      • 4.4.2 Criteria
      • 4.4.3 Traffic control devices
      • 4.4.4 Pre-installation processes
      • 4.4.5 Installation (TGS instruction)
      • 4.4.6 Close out processes
    • 4.5 Constantly Moving Work Area – In Lane
      • 4.5.1 Description
      • 4.5.2 Criteria
      • 4.5.3 Traffic control devices
      • 4.5.4 Pre-installation processes
      • 4.5.5 Installation (TGS instruction)
      • 4.5.6 Close out processes
  • 5. Works Outside of Traffic Lane
    • 5.1 Shoulders, Medians, Verges and Footpaths with Workers on Foot or Small Plant Items Only
      • 5.1.1 Description
      • 5.1.2 Criteria
      • 5.1.3 Traffic control devices
      • 5.1.4 Pre-installation processes
      • 5.1.5 Installation (TGS instruction)
      • 5.1.6 Close out processes
    • 5.2 Shoulders, Medians, Verges and Footpaths with Large Plant Items Only
      • 5.2.1 Description
      • 5.2.2 Criteria
      • 5.2.3 Traffic control devices
      • 5.2.4 Pre-installation processes
      • 5.2.5 Installation (TGS instruction)
      • 5.2.6 Close out processes
    • 5.3 Frequently Changing Work Area Outside of a Traffic Lane
      • 5.3.1 Description
      • 5.3.2 Criteria
      • 5.3.3 Traffic control devices
      • 5.3.4 Pre-installation processes
      • 5.3.5 Installation (TGS instruction)
      • 5.3.6 Close out processes
  • References