Waterways and Shipping Authority Danube MDK - Wasserstraßen- und Schifffahrtsamt Donau MDK

Waterways and Shipping Authority Donau MDK
(WSA Donau MDK)

State level Bund
position Local authority
Supervisory authority Directorate-General for Waterways and Shipping
founding 2. May 2019
Authority management Guido Zander

The Waterways and Shipping Office Donau MDK (WSA Donau MDK) is a waterways and shipping office in Germany. It belongs to the service area of ​​the Directorate-General for Waterways and Shipping .

The Office on May 2, 2019 the merger of the existing waterways and shipping offices Nuremberg and Regensburg emerged [1] and the third new waterways and shipping authority in the course of ministries reform. The "MDK", which is always abbreviated in the official name of the office, means the Main-Danube Canal .

tasks

The tasks of the Waterways and Shipping Office include:

  • Maintenance of the federal waterways in the official area
  • Operation and maintenance of structures, e.g. B. locks , weirs and bridges
  • Extension and new construction
  • Maintenance and operation of the navigation signs
  • Acquisition and evaluation of water levels , runoff and environmentally relevant data
  • Takeover of electricity and shipping police tasks.

See also

Weblinks

Commons : Wasserstraßen- und Schifffahrtsamt Donau MDK - Collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. New waterways and shipping office for Danube and Main-Danube Canal opened! Directorate-General for Waterways and Shipping , May 2, 2019, accessed on May 2, 2019 .