SCANNER Specification 2006

The revised SCANNER specification for surveys in 2006/07 was prepared by the Halcrow Group on behalf of the UK Roads Board and published in July 2006. It incorporates a number of minor changes, based on experience in 2005/06.

Volume 1 - Advice to local authorities. Strengthening advice on survey procurement. Adding Instructions for Tenderers to the Model Contract Document in Annex B. SCANNER Surveys for Local Roads Specification Volume 1 Advice to Local Authorities For surveys in 2006/07.

Volume 2 - Specification for Services. Removing Annex A and Annex B to a new volume 6. Incorporating the requirement for national governments to have direct access to the survey data for statistical monitoring purposes. Clarifying requirements for location referencing.; Revising the wording of a number of sections. SCANNER Surveys for Local Roads Specification Volume 2 Advice to Local Authorities For surveys in 2006/07.

Volume 3 - Acceptance and Consistency Testing. Incorporating the requirements for consistency testing as part of the acceptance testing and accreditation process. Removing 'acceptance' throughout and referring only to 'accreditation', to simplify the document. Revising wording for OSGR requirements, longitudinal profile variance requirements and acceptance criteria. SCANNER Surveys for Local Roads Specification Volume 3 Advice to Local Authorities For surveys in 2006/07

Volume 4 - QA and Audit. Minor amendments based on practical experience of carrying out QA and audit. SCANNER Surveys for Local Roads Specification Volume 4 Advice to Local Authorities For surveys in 2006/07.

Volume 5 - Further Technical Guidance. Incorporating brief technical advice on the SCANNER Road Condition Indicator. SCANNER Surveys for Local Roads Specification Volume 5 Advice to Local Authorities For surveys in 2006/07

Volume 6 - Survey Parameters and Data File Formats. It is available here. Produced in three sections: definitions of the derived parameters; the Machine Survey Pre-processor (MSP); and data file formats. SCANNER Surveys for Local Roads Specification Volume 6 Advice to Local Authorities For surveys in 2006/07