Study tour of the project “Harmonisation of gas and oil technical standards and practices in Eastern Europe and the Caucasus”


Visit to national standards bodies in Germany and Slovakia as well as to
users of standards (oil and gas companies) in the same countries, to develop
full understanding of the functioning of EU standards bodies, the European
standardisation structure, and the legal and regulatory basis of the operation of the
standards bodies.


In total 26 participants from the Project countries, representing Ministries of
Energy, National Standards Bodies, oil and gas producing and transporting

Key Data

Parent project

Harmonisation of gas and oil technical standards and practices (E. Europe and Caucasus)


Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, Ukraine

Thematic Areas

Energy policy, Energy markets, Energy standards, Energy security

Activity Types

Event, Study visits

Implementation period

15 - 19 September 2010


Bonn (Germany)