The growth of certified inland barges fleet within the Green Award scheme requires additional expertise in the inland navigation sector. Mr. Boneschansker - a skilled and experienced inland shipping professional - will strengthen the Board of Experts in this field
Mr. Boneschansker is the Senior Manager Nautical & Technical Services (Chief Superintendent) with ThyssenKrupp Veerhaven B.V. He is responsible for the Nautical and technical operation of the “Veerhaven”- fleet including planning repairs, maintenance, rebuild of own fleet of 9 push-boats and 77 push barges. He is also involved in activities related to insurance, damages, legislation and development of new techniques.
He also takes care of various external, international representations, serving inland shipping sector in general. He is involved with the development of new barges, emission reducing methods and has a seat on various European Nautical & Technical and Environmental Committees. Mr. Boneschansker advised the bureau on the initial and the revised sets of the requirements for inland shipping programme and the management looks forward to cooperating with him further.