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May Update 2019:

Design Manual for Roads and Bridges

GG 000 Alphanumeric and Volume Contents May 2019
GD 300 Requirements for new and upgraded all-purpose trunk roads (expressways) 0.2.5
CD 239 Footway and cycleway pavement design (replaces HD 39/16 Footway and Cycleway Design) 7.2.5
CD 357 Bridge expansion joints (replaces BA 26/94 Expansion Joints for Use in Highway Bridge Decks, BD 33/94 Expansion Joints for Use in Highway Bridge Decks, IAN 168/12 Strategy for the repair/replacement of Bridge Expansion Joints, IAN 169/12 rev 1 Temporary Cover Plates over Bridge Expansion Joints) 2.3.6
CD 362 Enclosure of bridges (replaces BD 67/96 Enclosure of Bridges and BA 67/96 Enclosure of Bridges) 2.2.7
CS 459 The assessment of bridge substructures, retaining structures and buried structures 3.4.9 (replaces BA 55/06 The Assessment of Bridge Substructures and Foundations, Retaining Walls and Buried Structures)
GG 102 Quality management systems for highway works (replaces GD 2/16 Quality Management Systems for Highway Design Activities) 0.2.1
GD 2/16 Quality Management Systems for Highway Design Activities (replaced by GG 102 Quality management systems for highway works) 0.2.1
BD 67/96 Enclosure of Bridges 2.2.7 (replaced by CD 362 Enclosure of bridges)
BD 33/94 Expansion Joints for Use in Highway Bridge Decks 2.3.6 (replaced by CD 357 Bridge expansion joints)
BA 26/94 Expansion Joints for Use in Highway Bridge Decks 2.3.7 (replaced by CD 357 Bridge expansion joints)
BA 55/06 The Assessment of Bridge Substructures and Foundations, Retaining Walls and Buried Structures 3.4.9 (replaced by CS 459 The assessment of bridge substructures, retaining structures and buried structures)
BE 13 Fatigue Risk in Bailey Bridges 3.4.17 (withdrawn and no replacement)
HD 39/16 Footway and Cycleway Design 7.2.5 (replaced by CD 239 Footway and cycleway pavement design)

IAN

IAN 168/12 Strategy for the repair/replacement of Bridge Expansion Joints (replaced by CD 357 Bridge expansion joints)
IAN 169/12 rev 1 Temporary Cover Plates over Bridge Expansion Joints (replaced by CD 357 Bridge expansion joints)
IAN 143/11 Supplementary Advice and requirements for the Provision for Non-Motorised Users and Accessibility during planning, design, construction and handover of Improvement Schemes (superseded by HD 42/17 Walking, Cycling & Horse-Riding Assessment and Reviews that was published in May 2017)

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