In this part of the Danube „Logistic Information“ you can find information on transport support on the Danube. You will be counted about forum and congress, about Danube Commission, and you can read a Danube navigation manual and manual of implementation issued by Sario Agency.
The mission of the agency is to design and use all kinds of stimuli to increase the influx of foreign investment while promoting Slovak companies in their effort to transform into high-performance subjects successful in the globalized world market.
Manual on Danube Navigation (EN):
Manual on Danube Navigation captures Danube navigation with all its achievements, developments and services and also identifies the potentials and possibilities of Danube navigation which are waiting to be used and promoted.
The manual is directed to practicians in inland waterway transport and to anyone interested in navigation. As it also serves as a textbook used for professional training in this sector, the Manual on Danube Navigation contributes significantly to disseminating knowledge and inspiring future customers to use the environmentally-friendly mode of waterway transport.
The Danube Commission is an international intergovernmental organization established by the Convention regarding the regime of navigation on the Danube signed in Belgrade on 18 August 1948. The main objectives of the Danube Commission’s activity are to provide and develop free navigation on the Danube for the commercial vessels flying the flag of all states in accordance with interests and sovereign rights of the Member States of the Belgrade Convention, as well as to strengthen and develop economic and cultural relations of the said states among themselves and with the other countries.
Slovak navigation congress
The Slovak Navigation Congress (SPK) is a voluntary interest organisation whose mission is to promote, develop and apply scientific and technical knowledge in the preparation, construction and operation of waterways, navigable buildings and ports and water transport as such, in the interest of economic and cultural development of the state . SPK brings together experts from the field of waterways and navigations.
http://www.plavebnykongres.sk/jweb/index.php/odkazy (website available only in Slovak language)
PIANC is the forum where professionals around the world join forces to provide expert advice on cost-effective, reliable and sustainable infrastructures to facilitate the growth of waterborne transport. Established in 1885, PIANC continues to be the leading partner for government and private sector in the design, development and maintenance of ports, waterways and coastal areas.