Official title of the project

Supervision of Implementation of River Information Services (RIS) on Danube and Sava Rivers

Sectors

Project information

Region / City
Cities
Serbia
Total budget of programme / project

2070000

Implementation period
2009. Sep - 2012. Dec
Expected results

Overall objective of River Information Services (RIS) on Danube and Sava Rivers is to improve the inland water way transport system on Euro Corridor VII (Danube) and Sava in Serbia.

Beneficiary

Directorate for Inland Waterways - PLOVPUT

Partners

iC Consulenten in consortium with via Donau Oesterreichische Wassersstrassen

Summary of the project

Overall objective of River Information Services (RIS) on Danube and Sava Rivers is to improve the inland water way transport system on Euro Corridor VII (Danube) and Sava in Serbia.

Programme/Project objectives

River Information Services (RIS) on Danube and Sava Rivers should:

  • Enhance the traffic safety by monitoring and managing the traffic on the Danube and Sava waterways;
  • Optimize utilization of the Danube and Sava waterways;
  • Establish manageability of the traffic on the Danube and Sava by providing the possibility of giving navigational / directional aids to the traffic;
  • Enable the authorities to manage and plan the traffic operation and strategy;
  • Enable quick and timely response in the event of an accident or similar;
  • Improve safety, manageability and esp. timely response in any incident which involves hazardous cargo;
  • Ensure compliance with the International Border Management Strategy and other existing RIS in the region.

Specific objectives

The objective of the contract is to supervise the system development and integration by the service contractor for RIS system implementation and shall support the Beneficiary in approving and taking over services and supplies. The main tasks shall be:

  • Supervision of services and supplies’ delivery;
  • Acceptance Tests;
  • Technical and managerial support;
  • Contractual support;
  • Operations support.