Malaysia: Maintenance of Federal Roads - Strategies and Challenges

Malaisie - Entretien Des Routes Federales - Strategies et Defis

Malaysia has about 120,000 km of roads. About 96% of all transported goods and passengers are carried by the road network. Conservation of the road asset condition is crucial in ensuring the network continues to be effective and meets required quality standards as it serves its functions throughout its lifetime. The author briefly describes management of Malaysia's federal roads, including maintenance strategies and challenges, such as network expansion, climate change, slope management, bridge management, and road safety. An insert provides road relevant information for Malaysia.

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  • English
  • French

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  • Accession Number: 01145259
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 18 2009 12:24PM