European Commission: adopting standards for inland waterways vessels

The European Commission issued the Proposal for a COUNCIL DECISION on the position to be taken on behalf of the European Union on the technical standards for inland waterways vessels.

This proposal concerns the decision establishing the position to be taken on the Union’s behalf at the meeting of the European Committee for drawing up Standards in Inland Navigation (CESNI) of 13 October 2020 and at a meeting of the plenary session of the Central Commission for the Navigation on the Rhine (CCNR) of 3 December 2020 in connection with the envisaged adoption of the European standards laying down Technical Requirements for Inland Navigation vessels (ES-TRIN standard 2021/1) together with and refers to the complementary Test Standard Inland AIS 2021/3.0.

For more information, please see the Commission’s Proposal.