LThe minimum technical requirements to be met by all users for the approval of their application to install and subject their technology to a test programme in bimep are set out in the provisions of the Guidance for the installation in bimep. This protocol is designed to ensure the safety of all people involved and in relation to environmental and navigational matters and the bimep infrastructure itself.
The Guidance for the installation in bimep covers the following areas:
The users of bimep will be free to propose any measures designed to minimise risk. Such mitigation measures may include:
Compliance of the user with the acceptance protocol will be checked by an independent body.
All assessments and certifications awarded by classification societies submitted by the user will be of use in the process of checking the user’s compliance with requirements necessary for authorisation to install their device in bimep.