Agency of the industrial board
BTB was established in 1997 as a central agency of the industrial board of the inland shipping industries.
The combined industrial board is represented by EBU, ESO, BLN-Koninklijke Schuttevaer and CBRB.
Being a non profit organisation BTB is governed since 2001 by an independant board.
The agency is acting on behalf of the combined inland shipping industry in all matters regarding River Information Services and information and communication technology for inland waterborne transport.
BTB is not undertaking any commercial activity.