Highway Design and Construction
Construction activities on Alberta's highways are carried out by the private companies and the department's consultant oversees the work to ensure it meets high standards.
If you're engaged in construction activities on behalf of the department, you will be interested in the information below. Just click the links.
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Alberta Transportation has high standards which it follows when building highways. If you are an organization working on behalf of Alberta Transportation or you are interested in the department's guidelines, visit the links below.
Alberta Transportation Benefit Cost Model and User Guide
Highway Maintenance Specifications (pdf 1.48MB)