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    1. QA-1 Resource Consent Application Requirements
    2. QA-2 Works Undertaken By or For a Council
    3. QA-3 Development Works Approval
    4. QA-4 Survey Plan (s223) Approval
    5. QA-5 Final Sign Off (s224c) Application Requirements
    6. QA-6 As-Built Information
    7. QA-7 Bonds and Maintenance Fee
    8. QA-8 Building Consent Considerations
  5. Design Standards
    1. DS-1 General Provisions
    2. DS-2 Streetscape
    3. DS-3 Reserves
    4. DS-4 Transportation Network
    5. DS-5 Stormwater
    6. DS-6 Wastewater
    7. DS-7 Water Supply
    8. DS-8 Public Lighting
    9. DS-9 Network Utilities
    10. DS-10 Natural Hazards & Earthworks
    11. DS-11 Road Zone/Road Reserve Occupancy
    12. DS-12 Building Consent Considerations
  6. Standard Drawings
    1. SD-1 General Provisions
    2. Street design diagrams
    3. T100 Perspective Drawings
    4. T200 Streetscape
    5. T300 Reserves
    6. T400 Transport Network
    7. T500 Stormwater
    8. T600 Wastewater
    9. T700 Water Supply
    10. T800 Public Lighting
    11. AB As-Built Drawings
  7. Approved Materials
  8. Construction Standards
    1. CS-1 General
    2. CS-2 Site Clearance
    3. CS-3 Earthworks
    4. CS-4 Excavation
    5. CS-5 Excavation in Trench
    6. CS-6 Fill
    7. CS-7 Bedding & Backfill
    8. CS-8 Subsoil Drainage for Earthworks & Roads
    9. CS-9 Pipework
    10. CS-10 Pipe Fittings
    11. CS-11 Manholes & Rodding Eyes
    12. CS-12 Sumps
    13. CS-13 Trenchless Technology
    14. CS-14 Road Ripping
    15. CS-15 Road Pavement Layers
    16. CS-16 Kerb & Channel
    17. CS-17 Concrete Work
    18. CS-18 Carriageway Surfacing
    19. CS-19 Roadmarking
    20. CS-20 Berm Features
    21. CS-21 Street Structures
    22. CS-22 Road Maintenance
    23. CS-23 Grassing & Turfing
    24. CS-24 Vegetation Planting & Gardens
    25. CS-25 Reinstatement
  9. Inspection & Testing Requirements
    1. IT-1 General Provision
    2. IT-2 Streetscape
    3. IT-3 Reserves
    4. IT-4 Transportation Network
    5. IT-5 Stormwater
    6. IT-6 Wastewater
    7. IT-7 Water Supply
    8. IT-8 Public Lighting
    9. IT-9 Network Utilities
Infrastructure Development Code

GEN-4.2 Abbreviations 


The following abbreviations are used in the IDC:

1V:2H        V=Vertical lift (metre(s)) H=Horizontal distance (metre(s))
ADT        Average Daily Traffic Volume
ADWF        Average Daily Water Flow
AEE        Assessment of Environmental Effects
AEP        Annual Exceedance Probability
AGBT        Austroads Guide to Bridge Technology
Al        Aluminium
AP        All Passing (aggregate)
AS        Australian Standard
AS/NZS    J    oint Australian and New Zealand Standard
Austroads    Association of Australian and New Zealand Road Transport and Traffic Authorities
BS        British Standard
CAD        Computer Aided Design
CAR        Corridor Access Request
CBD        Central Business District
CBR        California Bearing Ratio
CCTV        Closed Circuit Television
CD-ROM    Compact Disk - Read Only Memory
CGEA        California Geotechnical Engineers Association
CoPTTM    Code of Practice for Temporary Traffic Management
CPEng        Chartered Professional Engineer
CPTED        Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
Cu        Copper
DDTS        Digital Data Transfer Standard
DN        Nominal Diameter of Pipe
DVD        Digital Video Disk
ESA        Equivalent Standard Axles
FAF        Feature Attribute File
FRP        Fibreglass Reinforced Plastic
GAP        Graded All Passing (aggregate)
GIS        Geographical Information System
g/m³        Grams per cubic metre
GST        Goods and Services Tax
H        Hour(s) 
Ha        Hectare(s)
HCV        Heavy Commercial Vehicles
HN-HO        Bridge Design HN=Highway Normal Loading HO= Highway Overload Loading
IANZ        International Accreditation New Zealand
ID        Internal Diameter of Pipe
IDC        Infrastructure Development Code
ISO        International Organisation for Standardisation
IP        Ingress Protection Rating for Lighting
IPENZ        Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand
kg/ha        Kilograms per hectare
kN        Kilonewton(s)
kPa        Kilopascal(s)
Kph        Kilometres per hour
kV        Kilovolt(s)
L        Litre(s)
LID        Low Impact Design
LIM        Land Information Memorandum
LINZ        Land Information New Zealand
L/m²        Litres per square metre
L/s        Litres per second
LTCCP        Long Term Council Community Plan
M        Metre(s)
m²        Square metre(s)
m³        Cubic metre(s)
MDD        Maximum Dry Density
MDPE        Medium Density Polyethylene
Min        Minute(s)
mm        Millimetre(s)
mm²        Square Millimetre(s)
MOTSAM    New Zealand Manual of Traffic Signs and Markings
MPa        Megapascal(s)
m/s        Metres per second
µm        Micrometre(s)
NAASRA    National Association of Australia State Road Authorities
NZ        New Zealand
NZQA        New Zealand Qualifications Authority
NZFS        New Zealand Fire Service
NZS        New Zealand Standard
NZS/BS        Joint New Zealand Standard and British Standard
NZTA        New Zealand Transport Agency
NZTM        New Zealand Transverse Mercator Coordinates
OD        Outside Diameter (of Pipe)
Pb        Planter Bag (for tree sizing)
PE        Polyethylene
PIM        Project Information Memorandum
PN        Pressure Nominal (maximum rated operating pressure)
PP        Polypropylene Pipe
pph        Parts per hundred
PVC        Polyvinyl Chloride
PVC-M        Modified Polyvinyl Chloride
PVC-O        Orientated Polyvinyl Chloride
PVC-U        Unplasticised Polyvinyl Chloride
RCRRJ        Reinforced Concrete Rubber Ring Jointed Pipe
REBRI        Resource Efficiency in the Building and Related Industries
ROW        Right of Way
RPZ        Reduced Pressure Zone
RRJ        Rubber Ring Jointed
SN        Stiffness Rating
s223        Section 223 of the Resource Management Act
s224        Section 224 of the Resource Management Act
SOMAC        Standardisation of Maintenance Allocated Contracts
TCC        Tauranga City Council
USB        Universal Serial Bus
V        Volt(s)
Vpd        Vehicles per day
WAN        Works Approval Notice
WBOPDC    Western Bay of Plenty District Council
WCN        Works Completion Notice
XML        Extensible Markup Language Format
.csv        Comma Separated Variable File
.dwg        Drawing File
.dxf        Drawing Exchange Format File
.pdf        Portable Document Format File
°        Degrees
°C        Degrees Celsius
Ø        Diameter
%        Percentage

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