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Webinar: Lean Construction: Responding to the Productivity Challenge Faced by the Construction Industry
This webinar, presented on 16 May 2019, provides an overview of the Lean approach to construction project delivery.
Planning for the Hopkins River Bridge Project
If we knew the work that goes into the planning and pre-construction activities of a new bridge project; specifically those projects that involve the creation of a new bridge; how quickly would we accept alternative tenders from the construction…
Guide to Project Delivery Part 1: Overview
The Guide to Project Delivery consists of five parts. Part 1 explains the context of project delivery in relation to the asset management functions and strategic planning process and its role and importance within the overall project management…
Guide to Project Delivery Part 2: Planning and Control
Guide to Project Delivery consists of five parts. Part 2 gives guidance to project delivery practitioners on a number of concepts relating to planning and control of the delivery phase, as opposed to the preceding initiation phase and subsequent…
Building and Construction Procurement Guide: Principles and Options
Austroads and the Australasian Procurement and Construction Council's (APCC) Building and Construction Procurement Guide – Principles and Options has been custom-designed for use by Australian state and territory agencies engaged in civil…
Guide to Project Delivery Part 4: Direct Management of Project Works
Guide to Project Delivery consists of five parts. Part 4 outlines appropriate standards of practice and procedures for the delivery of works by direct management. It assumes that the agency has committed to undertake works using a direct managed…
Ballina Bypass Alliance -Tackling Quality
In 2008, the Roads and Traffic Authority (RTA) of New South Wales(NSW) advised all contractors to improve workmanship quality across all RTA construction projects. This followed the discovery that many structures, including bridges, were not being…
Improving the Quality of Bridge (and Road) Construction
The RTA has a large and growing construction budget each year for new works. All major works are carried out under Quality Assurance (QA) contracts. QA has been used to deliver construction contracts within the RTA since the early 1990’s. Within the…
Iron Cove Bridge Duplication
  • ABC-CAS006-11
  • 31 Oct 2011
  • Bridges
The $175 million Inner West Busway project was awarded to the Bridge to Bay Alliance in October 2007 and involved the implementation of a new city bound bus lane on the 3.5 km section of Victoria Road between Gladesville Bridge and the Crescent in…
Environmental Considerations for Planning and Design of Roads + Reference CD ROM
This publication provides a framework for planners and designers of roads to become informed on environmental impacts and current methods to minimise them. The information is divided into three sections: this printed report is Section A, which…