Working Party
Session 69 | Geneva | 23-25 Jan 2019
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GRB/67
Report of the GRB on its 69th (January 2019) session
04 Mar 2019 Working Party Report GRB-2019-0067
GRB-69-01/Rev.1
GRB: Updated provisional agenda for the 69th session
22 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents GRB-69-0001/Rev.1
GRB-69-02/Rev.1
GRB: Running order of the agenda for the 69th session
22 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents GRB-69-0002/Rev.1
GRB-69-03
GRB: Subjects for future consideration
09 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Discussion paper regarding future noise and tyre work priorities. GRB-69-0003
GRB-69-04
UN R28: Proposal for a Supplement (France)
09 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Audible Warning Devices and Signals Audible Warning Devices Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Audible Warning Devices and of Motor Vehicles with regard to their Audible Signals Proposal to introduce a definition for "Electronic" to mean a principle of operation by electric or electro-magnetic force with amplifier and speaker or resonator in order to address new technologies enabling a driver-actuated audible signal of the presence of a vehicle in a dangerous traffic situation. GRB-69-0004
GRB-69-05
UN R51: Proposal for a Supplement to the 03 series of amendments (France and Germany)
09 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Vehicle Noise Emissions Vehicle Noise Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Motor Vehicles having at least Four Wheels with regard to their Noise Emissions Proposal to address non-negligible differences in sound performance in cases where COP tests are carried out under conditions that differ from those used for the granting of the type approval. The proposal introduces conditions, procedures, and corrections to be applied to L<sub>urban</sub> to account for the difference in test conditions. GRB-69-0005
GRB-69-06
UN R138: Proposal for Supplement 1 to the 01 series of amendments (OICA)
09 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Quiet Road Transport Vehicles Quiet Road Transport Vehicles Uniform provisions concerning the approval of Quiet Road Transport Vehicles with regard to their reduced audibility (QRTV) Proposal to:<ol class="alpha"><li>add a footnote to the scope to exempt electrified vehicles where the internal combustion engine (ICE) operates under the test conditions</li><li>clarify the intention of paragraph 6.2.:<ul><li>that AVAS may be operational outside the specified speed ranges (e.g., in the USA where the speed range extends to 30 km/h),</li><li>align maximum sound with UN R51.03 ASEP, and</li><li>explicitly specify that the AVAS may function even when the ICE is running</li></ul><li>clarify under paragraph 6.2.6. that a manufacturer may install an attenuation to enable the system to operate at different sound levels</li><li>split and clarify indoor and outdoor testing specifications under Annex 3 paragraph 2.2. to account for different needs such as a weather station</li><li>amend the flowcharts in the Annex 3 Appendix to better reflect the regulation text.</li></ol> GRB-69-0006
GRB-69-07
GRB-69: General information and WP.29 highlights
21 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents GRB-69-0007
GRB-69-08
UN R117: Amendment proposal to introduce of worn tyre provisions (France)
22 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Tire Rolling Sound Emissions, Adhesion on Wet Surfaces, and Rolling Resistance Tire Noise, Wet Adhesion, and Rolling Resistance Uniform provisions concerning the approval of tyres with regard to rolling sound emissions and/or to adhesion on wet surfaces and/or to rolling resistance GRB-69-0008
GRB-69-09
2017 Ernst & Young study on used tyres
22 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Tire Rolling Sound Emissions, Adhesion on Wet Surfaces, and Rolling Resistance Tire Noise, Wet Adhesion, and Rolling Resistance Uniform provisions concerning the approval of tyres with regard to rolling sound emissions and/or to adhesion on wet surfaces and/or to rolling resistance "Planned obsolescence is not inevitable: Environmental and social impacts related to the general removal of tires at 3 mm tread depth across the European Union" Document provided by the GRB secretariat in relation to France presentation on worn-tyre provisions under UN R117. GRB-69-0009
GRB-69-10
UN R117: Comments on the proposal for worn-tyre provisions (GRB/2019/6) (ETRTO)
23 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Tire Rolling Sound Emissions, Adhesion on Wet Surfaces, and Rolling Resistance Tire Noise, Wet Adhesion, and Rolling Resistance Uniform provisions concerning the approval of tyres with regard to rolling sound emissions and/or to adhesion on wet surfaces and/or to rolling resistance GRB-69-0010
GRB-69-11/Rev.1
UN R30: Supporting material for document GRB/2019/5 (ETRTO)
28 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Pneumatic Tires Pneumatic Tires Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Pneumatic Tyres for Motor Vehicles and their Trailers Highlighting of the changes in the proposal to ensure that that P-type tyres can be distinguished from non-P-type tyres to support understanding of the proposal. GRB-69-0011/Rev.1
GRB-69-12
UN R30 and R64: EMT-ETRTO answer to Contracting Party question from GRB 68th session (ETRTO)
23 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Pneumatic Tires Pneumatic Tires Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Pneumatic Tyres for Motor Vehicles and their Trailers Temporary-use Tires Spare Tires "Uniform provisions concerning the approval of vehicles with regard to their equipment which may include: a temporary- use spare unit, run-flat tyres. ETRTO response to UK question on the availability of extended mobility tyres (EMT) on the market. GRB-69-0012
GRB-69-13
Status report of the ASEP II informal group
23 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Vehicle Noise Emissions Vehicle Noise Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Motor Vehicles having at least Four Wheels with regard to their Noise Emissions GRB-69-0013
GRB-69-14
UN R9: Proposal for amendments to the draft 08 series of amendments (IMMA)
23 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Three-Wheeled Cycle Noise Three-Wheeled Cycle Noise Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Category L2, L4 and L5 Vehicles with Regard to Noise Proposal to correct an inconsistency in document GRB-68-22 (adopted along with GRB/2018/7 and submitted for consideration at the March 2019 WP.29 session as WP.29/2019/6) regarding the ASEP exemption conditions for vehicles with variable gear ratios or automatic transmission with non-lockable gear ratios. GRB-69-0014
GRB-69-15
UN R51: Measurement uncertainties of sound emission measurements according to UN Regulation No. 51-03 (OICA)
23 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Vehicle Noise Emissions Vehicle Noise Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Motor Vehicles having at least Four Wheels with regard to their Noise Emissions GRB-69-0015
GRB-69-16
UN R9: ASEP for L5 vehicles with CVT/AT: background information to GRB-69-14 (IMMA)
23 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Three-Wheeled Cycle Noise Three-Wheeled Cycle Noise Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Category L2, L4 and L5 Vehicles with Regard to Noise GRB-69-0016
GRB-69-17
GTR 16: Consolidated statement on technical rationale and justification for Amendments 1 and 2
24 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Tires Tires This project would establish a "global technical regulation concerning uniform provisions for pneumatic radial tyres for passenger and light truck (commercial) vehicles". Draft statement under preparation by the TyreGTR informal group GRB-69-0017
GRB-69-18
UN R51: A preliminary study on test methods for R51-03 (CATARC)
23 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Vehicle Noise Emissions Vehicle Noise Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Motor Vehicles having at least Four Wheels with regard to their Noise Emissions GRB-69-0018
GRB-69-19
Status report on snow tyre provisions
24 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Tire Rolling Sound Emissions, Adhesion on Wet Surfaces, and Rolling Resistance Tire Noise, Wet Adhesion, and Rolling Resistance Uniform provisions concerning the approval of tyres with regard to rolling sound emissions and/or to adhesion on wet surfaces and/or to rolling resistance GRB-69-0019
GRB-69-20
Status report of the Reversing Warning Task Force (TFRA)
24 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Audible Reversing Warning Systems Reversing Warning GRB-69-0020
GRB-69-21
GTR 16: List of amendments (ETRTO)
24 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Tires Tires This project would establish a "global technical regulation concerning uniform provisions for pneumatic radial tyres for passenger and light truck (commercial) vehicles". GRB-69-0021
GRB-69-22
GTR 16: Proposal for Amendment 1 (ETRTO)
24 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Tires Tires This project would establish a "global technical regulation concerning uniform provisions for pneumatic radial tyres for passenger and light truck (commercial) vehicles". GRB-69-0022
GRB-69-23
UN R117: Draft terms of reference for an informal working group on wet grip performance of tyres in worn state (France)
24 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Tire Rolling Sound Emissions, Adhesion on Wet Surfaces, and Rolling Resistance Tire Noise, Wet Adhesion, and Rolling Resistance Uniform provisions concerning the approval of tyres with regard to rolling sound emissions and/or to adhesion on wet surfaces and/or to rolling resistance GRB-69-0023
GRB-69-24/Rev.1
UN R75: Proposal for amendment to GRB/2019/7 (France)
24 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Motorcycle and Moped Tires Motorcycle Tires Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Pneumatic Tyres for Motor Cycles and Mopeds Editorial amendments to proposed transitional provisions GRB-69-0024/Rev.1
GRB-69-25/Rev.1
Tyre performance study (OICA)
28 Jan 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Tire Rolling Sound Emissions, Adhesion on Wet Surfaces, and Rolling Resistance Tire Noise, Wet Adhesion, and Rolling Resistance Uniform provisions concerning the approval of tyres with regard to rolling sound emissions and/or to adhesion on wet surfaces and/or to rolling resistance Light-Duty Vehicle Braking Light Vehicle Braking Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Passenger Cars with regard to Braking Vehicle Noise Emissions Vehicle Noise Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Motor Vehicles having at least Four Wheels with regard to their Noise Emissions GRB-69-0025/Rev.1
GRB-69-26
Reversing alarms: ISO 16254 Measurement Variation – Field Experience (ISO)
11 Feb 2019 Working Party Informal Documents Audible Reversing Warning Systems Reversing Warning GRB-69-0026
GRB/2019/1
Annotated provisional agenda for the 69th GRB session
13 Nov 2018 Working Party Agenda GRB/2019/0001
GRB/2019/2
Revised proposal for a draft Resolution on road surface labelling (Netherlands)
13 Nov 2018 Working Party Formal Documents Road Surface Labeling Recommendations Road Surface Labeling GRB/2019/0002
GRB/2019/3
UN R117: Proposal for a Supplement (Netherlands)
13 Nov 2018 Working Party Formal Documents Tire Rolling Sound Emissions, Adhesion on Wet Surfaces, and Rolling Resistance Tire Noise, Wet Adhesion, and Rolling Resistance Uniform provisions concerning the approval of tyres with regard to rolling sound emissions and/or to adhesion on wet surfaces and/or to rolling resistance Proposal to introduce two extra stages with limits (stage 3 and stage 4) for the rolling sound emission, wet grip performance and rolling resistance coefficient. (Stage 2 for wet grip performance is omitted intentionally in this proposal.) GRB/2019/0003
GRB/2019/4
UN R117: Proposal for a Supplement to the 02 series of amendments (Russia)
13 Nov 2018 Working Party Formal Documents Tire Rolling Sound Emissions, Adhesion on Wet Surfaces, and Rolling Resistance Tire Noise, Wet Adhesion, and Rolling Resistance Uniform provisions concerning the approval of tyres with regard to rolling sound emissions and/or to adhesion on wet surfaces and/or to rolling resistance Proposal to align the provisions of UN R117 regarding approval numbers and markings with the provisions of Schedule 4 to the revised 1958 Agreement. GRB/2019/0004
GRB/2019/5
UN R30: Proposal for amendments (ETRTO)
13 Nov 2018 Working Party Formal Documents Pneumatic Tires Pneumatic Tires Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Pneumatic Tyres for Motor Vehicles and their Trailers Proposal to ensure that that P-type tyres can be distinguished from non-P-type tyres. GRB/2019/0005
GRB/2019/6
UN R117: Proposal for a Supplement (France)
13 Nov 2018 Working Party Formal Documents Tire Rolling Sound Emissions, Adhesion on Wet Surfaces, and Rolling Resistance Tire Noise, Wet Adhesion, and Rolling Resistance Uniform provisions concerning the approval of tyres with regard to rolling sound emissions and/or to adhesion on wet surfaces and/or to rolling resistance Proposal to introduce provisions for "worn tyre" thresholds and test procedures. GRB/2019/0006
GRB/2019/7
UN R75: Proposal for a Supplement (France)
13 Nov 2018 Working Party Formal Documents Motorcycle and Moped Tires Motorcycle Tires Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Pneumatic Tyres for Motor Cycles and Mopeds Proposal to clarify the identification, marking and test provisions applicable to tyres designed for speeds above 240 km/h. GRB/2019/0007
GRB/2019/8
UN R51: Proposal for Corrigendum 1 to Supplement 3 to the 03 series of amendments
13 Nov 2018 Working Party Formal Documents Vehicle Noise Emissions Vehicle Noise Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Motor Vehicles having at least Four Wheels with regard to their Noise Emissions Proposal by the Informal Working Group (IWG) on Additional Sound Emission Provisions (ASEP) to correct a reference in Supplement 3 to the 03 series of amendments to UN R51. GRB/2019/0008
GRB/2019/9
UN R51: Proposal for Corrigendum 1 to Supplement 4 to the 03 series of amendments
13 Nov 2018 Working Party Formal Documents Vehicle Noise Emissions Vehicle Noise Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Motor Vehicles having at least Four Wheels with regard to their Noise Emissions Proposal by the Informal Working Group (IWG) on Additional Sound Emission Provisions (ASEP) to introduce transitional provisions in line with the transitional provisions in Supplement 3 and to reintroduce a sentence deleted by mistake in Supplement 4 to the 03 series of amendments to UN Regulation No. 51. GRB/2019/0009
GRB/2019/10
UN R51: Proposal for Supplement 6 to the 03 series of amendments
13 Nov 2018 Working Party Formal Documents Vehicle Noise Emissions Vehicle Noise Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Motor Vehicles having at least Four Wheels with regard to their Noise Emissions Proposal by the Informal Working Group on Additional Sound Emission Provisions (ASEP) to introduce transitional provisions for Supplements 4 and 5 to the 03 series of amendments to UN R51 (in line with the transitional provisions of Supplement 3), to correct a reference and to clarify the requirements for stationary sound. GRB/2019/0010
GRB/2019/11
UN R51: Amendment to the proposal for Supplement 5 to the 03 series of amendments
13 Nov 2018 Working Party Formal Documents Vehicle Noise Emissions Vehicle Noise Uniform Provisions Concerning the Approval of Motor Vehicles having at least Four Wheels with regard to their Noise Emissions Proposal by the Informal Working Group on Additional Sound Emission Provisions (ASEP) to introduce a transitional provision in line with the transitional provisions of Supplement 3. The new transitional provision should be added to the text of draft Supplement 5 to the 03 series of amendments to UN R51 which was adopted by the Working Party on Noise at its sixty-eighth session (GRB/2018/10). GRB/2019/0011