Author Archives: workinggroupnoise

Spring Meeting Antwerp

On 24 and 25 April 2014 the spring meeting of Working Group Noise EUROCITIES will be hosted by the city of Antwerp. Within 2-3 weeks a first draft agenda will be published on this weblog. For more information regarding participation … Continue reading

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Some news about noise motor vehicle dossier (15 Oktober 2013)

Regading consumer info This seems to head in the “right” direction. The EU Presidency will come with new text in line with European parliament (EP). However, the text is not mandatory! See text below: Vehicle manufacturers and distributors shall encourage … Continue reading

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Consultation railway noise

Working Group Noise participated in two consultations on railway noise. The first consultation was set out by the European Railway Agency (ERA) about the TSI norms for existing rolling stock. The second consulation was launched by the European Commision and … Continue reading

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Update Regulation on the sound level of motor vehicles 661/2009/EC

Together with the European Commission and the European Council they are exploring on what option they can reach an agreement. It is expected that they will decide about it soon (early September). In case the second option (full reading) will … Continue reading

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HUSH project, final event Florence

On the 7th of May the final event of the HUSH project was held at Palazzo di Vecchio in Florence. HUSH stands for Harmonization of Urban noise reduction Strategies for Homogeneous action plans. During this event the chair of working … Continue reading

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Final event HUSH project (announcement)

The project organisation invites you at the FINAL EVENT of the EU funded Project HUSH (Harmonization of Urban noise reduction Strategies for Homogeneous action plans)The event, will be held in Florence (Sala de’ Dugento of Palazzo Vecchio) on May 7th 2013, … Continue reading

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Motor Vehicle Noise Update

Working Party Council to further discuss proposal on 15 April The Council’s Working Party on Technical Harmonisation (Motor Vehicles), having  experts of all MS on board,   scheduled further discussions on the motor vehicle noise at a meeting on 15 April. … Continue reading

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