Guide to asset management part 5A: inventory

The guidelines are intended to assist asset managers and pavement asset managers in collecting and managing data. Part 5A addresses issues of data management, processing and location referencing. Key concepts and principles of data management are discussed, and presented in a concise manner. The section on data types reviews the frequently used data types in a structured form. The various data processing methods are discussed in some detail including data transformations and dynamic segmentation. The section on location referencing offers a broad review of the available location referencing methods and their implementation in Australia. Each topic in this report would require a separate study. The purpose of the report is to offer an overview and the reader is encouraged to use this document as a general guide to get a bearing in the complex and expanding field of road data management. Further details can be found in the referenced Austroads documents and literature. (a)

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    Suite 2, Level 9, 287 Elizabeth Street
    Sydney, New South Wales  Australia  2000
  • Authors:
    • KADAR, P
  • Publication Date: 2009-6


  • English

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  • Pagination: 42P
  • Serial:
    • Issue Number: AGAM05A/09

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  • Accession Number: 01152970
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: ARRB
  • ISBN: 9781921551574
  • Files: ITRD, ATRI
  • Created Date: Mar 23 2010 9:08AM