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December Update 2019 :

Design Manual for Roads and Bridges

GG 000 Alphanumeric and Volume Contents – December 2019
CD 354 Design of minor structures 2.2.1 supersedes BD 94/17 Design of Minor Structures
CD 529 Design of outfall and culvert details 4.2.7 supersedes HA 107/04 Design of Outfall and Culvert Details
CD 530 Design of soakaways 4.2.8 supersedes HA 118/06 Design of Soakaways
CD 533 Determination of pipe and bedding combinations for drainage works 4.2.5 supersedes HA 40/01 Determination of Pipe and Bedding Combinations for Drainage Works
CG 501 revision 1 Design of highway drainage systems 4.2.3 supersedes CG 501 Design of highway drainage systems
CM 125 Maintenance of traffic signs 8.2.2 (new)
CM 431 Maintenance painting of steelwork 3.2.2 supersedes BD 87/05 Maintenance Painting of Steelwork
CM 432 Maintenance of buried concrete box structures 3.3.5 supersedes BA 88/04 Management of Buried Concrete Box Structures
CS 432 Inspection of buried concrete box structures 3.3.5 supersedes BA 88/04 Management of Buried Concrete Box Structures
CS 457 The assessment of composite highway bridges and structures 3.4.16 supersedes BD 61/10 The Assessment of Composite Highway Bridges and Structures
CZ 125 Disposal of traffic signs 8.2.2 (new)
BA 88/04 Management of Buried Concrete Box Structures 3.3.5 superseded by CM 432 Maintenance of buried concrete box structures, CS 432 Inspection of buried concrete box structures
BD 61/10 The Assessment of Composite Highway Bridges and Structures 3.4.16 superseded by CS 457 The assessment of composite highway bridges and structures
BD 87/05 Maintenance Painting of Steelwork 3.2.2 superseded by CM 431 Maintenance painting of steelwork
BD 94/17 Design of Minor Structures 2.2.1 superseded by CD 354 Design of minor structures
CG 501 Design of highway drainage systems 4.2.3 superseded by CG 501 revision 1 Design of highway drainage systems
CS 125 Inspection and maintenance of traffic signs 8.2.2 superseded by CM 125 Maintenance of traffic signs, CS 125 revision 1 Inspection of traffic signs, CZ 125 Disposal of traffic signs
HA 40/01 Determination of Pipe and Bedding Combinations for Drainage Works 4.2.5 superseded by CD 533 Determination of pipe and bedding combinations for drainage works
HA 107/04 Design of Outfall and Culvert Details 4.2.7 superseded by CD 529 Design of outfall and culvert details
HA 118/06 Design of Soakaways 4.2.8 superseded by CD 530 Design of soakaways

Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works (MCHW)

Please note: If you are responsible for preparing contract-specific information and requirements using the MCHW please see the NG Series in Volume 2.

The Volume 2 NG Series contains templates of appendices referred to in the Volume 1 Series.

MCHW Table of Contents
Volume Content
Volume 0 Manual Contract Document for Major Works and Implementation Requirements Volume 0 contains the Model Contract documents for Highway Works and includes the instructions for tendering and typical contract documentation for the preparation of contracts for the construction, improvement and maintenance of the Trunk Road network in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
Volume 1 Specification for Highway Works Volume 1 contains the requirements and approvals procedures for work, goods or materials used in the construction, improvement or maintenance of the Trunk Road network.
Volume 2 Notes for Guidance on the Specification for Highway Works Volume 2 gives advice and guidance in the implementation of the specifications given in Volume 1, as well as examples of tables and appendices necessary for the contract.
Volume 3 Highway Construction Details Volume 3 contains drawings to be used in the preparation of contracts for the construction, improvement and maintenance of the Trunk Road network
Volume 4 Bills of Quantities for Highway Works Volume 4 gives the method of measurement and the bills of quantities necessary for the tendering and evaluation process.
Volume 5 Contract Documents for Specialist Activities Volume 5 contains contracts for specialist activities such as geodetic surveys, ground investigation, mechanical and electrical installations in road tunnels, movable bridges and bridge access gantries, as well as trenchless installation of highway drainage and service ducts
Volume 6 Departmental Standards and Advice Notes on Contract Documentation and Site Supervision Volume 6 contains advice on the use of substances hazardous to health in highway construction and the New Roads and Streetworks Act. Information and requirements for Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2007 can be found in IAN 105/08 which replaces SD 10/05 and SD 11/05