Bulgarian RIS officially launched - BULRIS

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 Bulgarian RIS officially launched - BULRIS

The Project "BULRIS - Establishment of River Information Services System in the Bulgarian part of the river Danube" BG 161 PO 004-4.0.01-003 is financed by the EU through the Operational Programme "Transport 2007-2013" under Priority Axis 4 "Improvement of the maritime and inland waterways ".


The project helps to achieve the common European policy to improve the conditions for the movement of vessels on the Danube - Pan-European Transport Corridor VII, which is one of the most important axes for the development of trans-European transport network. Ensuring the safe passage of ships is a direct commitment of the Bulgarian Ports Infrastructure Company under 115 meters from the Maritime Space, Inland Waterways and Ports of the Republic of Bulgaria (LSSIWPRB).


In connection with the implementation of Directive 2005/44 / EU of the European Parliament and of the Council on harmonized river information services (RIS) on inland waterways in the Community, Bulgaria has the obligation to build RIS system that is part of the trans-European network. Implementation of the project is set as a priority objective of Ministry of Transport, Information Technology and Communications.


All services can be accessed under www.bulris.bg.

Contact persons:


Project Director: Mr. Valentin Hristov, v.hristov(a)bgports.bg

Technical Expert: Mr. Boyan Rashkov, b.rashkov(a)bgports.bg