PAPERS PRESENTED AT SESSION ONE, MANAGEMENT OF ROAD MAINTENANCE, OF THE SYMPOSIUM ON MANAGEMENT OF ROAD MAINTENANCE HELD BY THE AUSTRALIAN ROAD RESEARCH BOARD AT LAUNCESTON, TASMANIA ON 5 APRIL 1974

The following papers were presented: 1. The developments in area management for highway maintenance by Meyer, P and Death, K, in which a system is described which is based on analyses under the headings of A. Work inspections; B. Programming; C. Tabulation of work performed; D. Analyses of expenditure; E. Quality assessments and samplings. 2. A manageemnt approach to road maintenance in Tasmania by Linton, MG in which a reorganization of maintenance work following an appraisal by management consultants is described. The quality of the maintenance is at least as high as before, the costs are less and work performance has improved so that the work is now done by about two-thirds of the number of men used previously. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    ARRB Group Limited

    500 Burwood Highway
    Vermont South, Victoria    3133
  • Authors:
    • Meyer, P
    • Death, K
    • Linton, M G
  • Publication Date: 0

Media Info

  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: 40 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00153324
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Transport and Road Research Laboratory (TRRL)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 20 1977 12:00AM