Month: March 2017.

UPLS 9. March 2017.

Date 09.03.2017. We sent a notification to the Ministry about the observations related to navigation on the Sava River from the mouth to the Ostružnica Bridge. NOTICE NO. 8 Dear Sirs, We would like to inform you about the observations of the Association of Professional Boatmen of Serbia, regarding the safe navigation in the waters of the Sava River from the confluence of the Sava and the Danube to the Ostružnica Bridge. The specified water area is part of the waterway [[]

UPLS 9. March 2017.

Date 09.03.2017. We have sent to the Ministry: A REPRESENTATION ON THE STATE OF MARKING THE NAVIGATION OPENINGS OF BRIDGES Dear Sirs, The current condition of the placed signs, light signals and radar markers on the navigation openings of bridges on waterways in the Republic of Serbia is probably at the lowest level in Europe. Navigation at night and in conditions of reduced and limited visibility through navigable bridge openings in Serbia […]

UPLS 9. March 2017.

Date 09.03.2017. we sent the following letter to the ministry requesting a review and correction of the Ship's Log and Crew List. Request for revision of ship's documents - Ship's log and Crew List Dear Sirs, We would like to address you regarding the observations from practice related to the use of ship's books: Ship's log and Crew List. The ship's log has played a significant role in the past [[]

UPLS 4. March 2017.

REQUEST FOR AMENDMENT OF THE RULEBOOK ON DETERMINATION OF ANCHORAGE "Official Gazette of RS" No. 30 of March 27, 2015. Dear Sirs, The mentioned rulebook significantly influenced the Plan for marking inland waterways on the Danube and Tisza rivers for 2017. The anchorages determined by this rulebook and the marking plan are not sufficient in terms of their number, locations and areas of the water area they occupy for [[]

UPLS 4. March 2017.

Date 03.03.2017. We sent the following letter to the Ministry: NOTICE - MINIMUM NUMBER OF STANDING CREW MEMBERS Dear Sirs, We would like to inform you about the observations of the Association of Professional Shipowners of Serbia regarding the minimum standing crew of a ship. In the practical application of the Law on Navigation and Ports on Inland Waters and accompanying regulations, we encounter the problem of defining the minimum number of standing crew members. […]

UPLS 3. March 2017.

Date 03.03.2017. We have submitted the following letter to the Ministry: NOTICE No. 9 - Marking the waterway in the Golubac sector Dear Sirs, We would like to inform you about the observations of the Association of Professional Shipowners of Serbia regarding projects implemented by your ministry and directly affecting our profession. We believe that projects have been launched to introduce remote control of marking on waterways, regular technical maintenance of waterways [[]

UPLS 3. March 2017.

Date 03.03.2017. We sent the following letter to the Ministry with a request for clarification: REQUEST FOR INTERPRETATION OF PARTS OF THE RULEBOOK ON TITLES, CONDITIONS FOR ACQUISITION OF TITLE AND AUTHORIZATIONS, MEMBERS OF THE CREW OF NAVIGATION SHIPS Official Gazette of RS no. 64/12, 99/15 and 3/17 Dear Sirs, The mentioned rulebook has caused dilemmas in practical application, and we are addressing you this way in order to […]

UPLS 3. March 2017.

Due to the increased demand of our people for work abroad, as well as due to the need of our shipowners for trained personnel and valid navigation authorizations on the Rhine and other inland waterways of the European Union, we addressed our ministry and the German river police with recognition of our authorizations. German police offered three solutions. The first is a bilateral agreement [[]

UPLS 3. March 2017.

During Blic's sensationalist writing about the alleged smuggling of weapons, the responsible journalists caused irreparable damage to the shipping industry, the Association of Shipowners of Serbia and the shipping company whose name the ship was mentioned in the text. According to the published text, we informed the Ministry of the Interior, the newspaper Blic, and after the damage suffered, the Press Council as well as the Association of Journalists of Serbia with […]