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Highways England is an Executive Agency of the Department for Transport.

The Agency:

  • manages, maintains and improves the network of trunk roads and motorways in England on behalf of the Secretary of State; and
  • works closely with other transport operators and local authorities to integrate the trunk road network with the rest of England's roads and other forms of transport.

Highways England provides technical information for contractors producing the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB) and the Manual of Contract Documents for Highways Works (MCHW).

Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB)

DMRB provides a comprehensive manual system which accommodates all current standards, advice notes and other documents relating to the design, assessment and operation of trunk roads and motorways.

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Most recent updates and amendments:
Volume
Title
ISBN
Price
0
DMRB Volume 0 - Volume contents pages and alpha-numeric - September 2015
9780115534843
55.99
4
DMRB Volume 4 - Section 2, Part 3, HD 33-16 - Design of Highway Drainage Systems
9780115534782
53.99
4
DMRB Volume 4 - Section 2, Part 1, HD 49-16 - Highway Drainage Design Principal Requirements
9780115534812
25.99
4
DMRB Volume 4 - Section 2, Part 1, HD 50-16 - The Certification of Drainage Design
9780115534829
25.99
6
DMRB Volume 6 - Section 3, part 4, TA 81-16 - Coloured Surfacing in Road layout (Excluding Traffic Calming)
9780115534836
39.99
7
DMRB Volume 7 - Section 5, part 3, HD 38-16 - Concrete Surfacing and Materials
9780115534799
26.99

Manual of Contracts Documents for Highway Works (MCHW)

MCHW consists of several parts which include the administrative procedures for its use, the Specification for Highways Works and its corresponding Method Measurement. It incorporates the requirements of the European Commission which are mandatory for all Public Procurement Bodies.

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Most recent updates and amendments:
Volume
Title
ISBN
Price
0
Section 0 - Introduction of Manual System. Part 2: Contents and Index
9780115534423
24.99
0
Section 2 - Implementing standards. Part 1: Implementation, Notes for Guidance, Construction Details and the Bills of Quantities
9780115534461
25.99
1
Specification for Highway Works - Consolidated Edition
9780115534362
233.99
2
Notes for Guidance on the Specification for Highway Works - Consolidated Edition
9780115534447
242.99

Standards for Highway Works CD-ROM - 210.00

This CD-ROM contains:

  • the Design Manual for Roads and Bridges (DMRB) Volumes 1-15
  • the Manual of Contract Documents for Highway Works (MCHW) Volumes 1-6
  • the Trunk Road Maintenance Manual (TRMM) Volumes 1-3
  • the Routine Maintenance Manual (RMSS)

This is also available by annual standing order, updated by Highways England and is published in tandem with updates to the printed editions.

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Click here for the Standards for Highways Works CD-ROM Standing Order