Inland Waters Navigation and Information

The information available covers European countries having navigable inland waterways.  The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) covers issues related to inland water transport such as: Identification and further development of a European network of inland waterways Pan-European rules and signs used on inland waterways Technical requirements for inland vessels Recognition of the boatmasters certificates River information services Pollution prevention Inland water transport policy and many others The UNECE works in close cooperation with the European Commission, the River Commissions and other competent international bodies. The inland waterways in EU covers the following countries: Austria Belarus Belgium Bosnia and Herzegovina Bulgaria Croatia Czech Republic Finland France Germany Greece Hungary Italy Lithuania Luxembourg Netherlands Norway Pola...


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VPS Bunker Alerts

Veritas Petroleum Services (VPS) publish regular Bunker Alerts based entirely on fuel samples and have kindly permitted BIMCO’s Members to access this information.

The Bunker Alerts are not intended to be an evaluation of overall bunker quality in the port or area concerned, but usually highlight a specific parameter within the fuel which has raised a quality issue.

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