Infrastructure Standards & Guides



124 documents found

VicRoads: Traffic Engineering Manual Volume 1
Chapter 7 - Speed Zoning Guidelines

This Chapter is a VicRoads Supplement to the Austroads Guide to Traffic Management and the Austroads Guide to Road Safety. The primary source of guidance on this topic comes from the Austroads Guides. However, for the practice of traffic management in Victoria, this Supplement takes precedence to the extent of any conflict between the documents.

Tue 19th Nov 2013

Minnesota’s Best Practices for Pedestrian/Bicycle Safety

The practices in this guide provide an overview of the current general state of the practice in Minnesota relating to the design and operation of pedestrian and bicycle-related facilities. 

Sun 13th Oct 2013

Guide to Traffic Management
Part 6: Intersections, Interchanges and Crossings

Guide to Traffic Management Part 6: Intersections, Interchanges and Crossings is concerned with traffic management at all types of intersections where the various road users must join or cross another stream of traffic. It focuses on traffic management issues and treatments related to intersections, interchanges and crossings but does not provide dimensions or other details for the design of treatments as these are provided in the Austroads Guide to Road Design.

Mon 11th Feb 2013

Guide to Traffic Management
Part 3: Traffic Studies and Analysis

Part 3: Traffic Studies and Analysis is concerned with the collection and analysis of traffic data for the purpose of traffic management and traffic control within a network.  It serves as a means to ensure some degree of consistency in conducting traffic studies and surveys.  It provides guidance on the different types of traffic studies and surveys that can be undertaken, their use and application, and methods for traffic data collection and analysis.

Mon 11th Feb 2013

Trail Solutions: IMBA’s Guide to Building Sweet Singletrack

Published by the International Mountain Biking Association, this guide is a leading source of sustainable trail building information.

Fri 21st Sep 2012

Managing Mountain Biking

Published by the International Mountain Biking Association, this guide provides advice about overcoming user conflict, minimising environmental impact, managing risk, and providing technically challenging riding for all levels.

Fri 21st Sep 2012

Manual for Streets

The Manual for Streets was published by the UK Department for Transport in 2007. The Manual emphasises that streets should be places in which people want to live and spend time in, and are not just transport corridors.

Fri 14th Sep 2012

Shared Use Routes for Pedestrians and Cyclists

Shared use schemes require careful consideration and this Local Transport Note provides advice on their planning, design and provision. The report suggests a scheme development process to help in deciding if shared use is appropriate for any given situation and stresses the importance of high quality inclusive design that addresses the needs of all users.

Fri 14th Sep 2012

Healthy and Bicycle-Friendly School Roads

The manual guides public officials and politicians in municipalities by demonstrating a series of best case structural measures, which have motivated children to cycle back and forth between school and home

Thu 30th Aug 2012

The Hovenring: suspended circular cycle bridge

In June 2012 a circular suspension bridge, fully separating bicycle and motor vehicles through a major road junction, opened near Eindhoven in the Netherlands. The bridge, the first of its kind, was designed to  improve traffic flow and safety of all road users.

Wed 29th Aug 2012