Central Commission for the Navigation of the Rhine

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News and events


“NAIADES Dialogue” meeting to be held immediately after the CCNR’s autumn 2014 plenary session

The CCNR is pleased to host a “NAIADES Dialogue” meeting organised by the European Commission on 4 December 2014, from 2.30 to 5 p.m. at its headquarters in the Palais du Rhin.



NEW REPORT: Marketobservation 2014

Situation of the inland shipping sector in 2013 and outlook

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Plenary session of spring 2014

The CCNR held its plenary session of spring on 12th June 2014 in Strasbourg, under the Presidency of Ms.GIJSBERS, Chief of the Dutch delegation.

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CCNR engages dialogue with social partners

On 5 November 2014, the CCNR held a round-table discussion in Strasbourg on the rules on crew composition and on rest time.

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CCNR publishes information document on the obligation to equip with an Inland AIS device and an electronic chart display system

This document will help boatmasters with the everyday application of the regulations by answering specific questions.

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CCNR launches Observatory of European Inland Navigation: www.inland-navigation.org !

Access to reliable and relevant information is essential for the smooth operation of inland navigation in Europe and for its sustainable development. To meet this growing demand, the Central Commission for the Navigation of the Rhine (CCNR) has now made the Observatory of European Inland Navigation available at www.inland-navigation.org.