The 93,000 km New Zealand road network is a significant component of the country's transport and communications infrastructure and as such it has afundamental role to play in the advancement of New Zealand's social and economic performance. The network has a replacement value in the order of $50 billion and a current annual expenditure on reconstruction, repairs and maintenance of approximately $1 billion. Transit New Zealand, as the national road authority, has put in place a number of key policies and management systems which provide a framework for its management of the road asset. This paper draws together and discusses the various initiatives through which Transit New Zealand, in association with local government, is taking to achieve maximum efficiency in the management of New Zealand's road asset. (a) For the covering abstract of this conference see IRRD abstractno. 861222.


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Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 253-66
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 17
    • Issue Number: 6

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  • Accession Number: 00669819
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • Files: ITRD, ATRI
  • Created Date: Dec 23 1994 12:00AM