Restrictions of vessel and convoy dimensions

The following table shows permitted dimensions (max. length and breadth) of vessels and convoys on the Danube waterway, r.km 1880,2 - 1708,2.

Direction: downstream

Section (r.km)
Towed convoy1)Pushed convoySide-by-side convoySeparate vessel
lengthbreadthlengthbreadthlengthbreadthlengthlength
Danube
1880,2 - 1857,5
160481603813536-33,5
1602)382)210241352)262)
1452)382)
1602)242)
Danube
1857,5 - 1853,0
22033,522033,522033,522033,5
Danube- canal
38,45 - 0,0
22033,522033,522033,522033,5
Danube
1811,0 - 1784,0
160481603813536-33,5
1602)382)210241352)262)
1452)382)
1602)242)
Danube
1784,0 - 1708,2
160482203813536-33,5

1) without the length of ropes

2) applicable in case shallow sections or bottlenecks below 80 m of width are reported on the given section

 

Direction: upstream

Section (r.km)
Towed convoy1)Pushed convoySide-by-side convoySeparate vessel
lengthbreadthlengthbreadthlengthbreadthlengthbreadth
Danube
1880,2 - 1857,5
370242202413526-33,5
2202)242)2202)132)1352)262)
2702)132)1602)242)
Danube
1857,5 - 1853,0
22033,522033,522033,522033,5
Danube - canal
38,45 - 0,0
22033,522033,522033,522033,5
Danube
1811,0 - 1784,0
370242202413526-33,5
2202)242)2202)132)1352)262)
2702)132)1602)242)
Danube
1784,0 - 1708,2
22038/242)2852414036-33,5
22038/242)

1) without the length of ropes

2) applicable in case shallow sections or bottlenecks below 80 m of width are reported on the given section

 

Source of information:
Notice to Skippers No. 40/2013

Notice to Skippers No. 107/2016