IB303612 - KDV Roads and infrastructure


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Oral examination
Grade: Letters

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Oral examination 100/100

Course content

Lesson topics relevant for operation and maintenance: -Overview, standard requirements and prerequisites -Amplification methods -Tarmac laying injuries and maintenance -Limiting maintenance backlog -Summer operation -Winter operation -Tunnels, electrical, bridges and quays -Landslides, flooding, emergency and information -Special challenges and solutions in large cities and towns -Contracts -Quality Plans/ISO certification

Learning outcome

Learning outcomes - Knowledge

- Knowledge of the planning and execution of tasks in the operation and maintenance
- Applicable laws, regulations, guidelines, standards and norms in operation and maintenance

Learning outcomes - Skills

- The candidate will receive a broad introduction to the field operation and maintenance of roads and streets
- The candidate has an understanding of the importance of operational and maintenance tasks, and the consequences of inadequate maintenance

Learning methods and activities

Classroom teaching combined with inspections, submissions and teamwork.

Compulsory assignments

  • Obligatorisk arbeidskrav

Further on evaluation

Required coursework requirements are exercises to be submitted until 6 pcs. All exercises must be approved in order to take the exam.

4 hours written exam.

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Civil Engineering (003BY)

Course materials

Textbook "Drift og vedlikehold av veger Nr. 365, Vegdirektoratet 30. juni 2015." In addition, the literature indicated at semester start.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  10.0 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2020

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Ålesund

Subject area(s)
  • Road, Transport and Geomatics
  • Maintenance and Risk Analysis
  • Highway Engineering
  • Engineering
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Ocean Operations and Civil Engineering


Examination arrangement: Oral examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Digital exam Room *
Autumn ORD Oral examination (1) 100/100 2020-12-14 09:00
Room Building Number of candidates
Spring UTS Oral examination 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.
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