Notice Type
Authorities/Other Agencies of State
Notice Title

Approval of Computer Software

Pursuant to subclause 10.6(8) of Land Transport Rule: Heavy-vehicle Brakes 2006 (“the Rule”), and pursuant to the powers delegated to me by the Director of Land Transport, I, Laszlo Andras Hidvegi, Principal Vehicle Engineer, hereby approve the computer software specified in Schedule 1 of this notice for the purpose of demonstrating compliance with the requirements in Schedule 5 of the Rule, subject to the conditions in Schedule 2.
Schedule 1
The Software to be Approved
Title: “Braking System Designer” Knorr-Bremse, Munich 2005/05; K000539.
Version: 7.0, and all subsequent versions.
Schedule 2
The Conditions of the Approval
? Knorr-Bremse provides copies of the subsequent versions of the software to Land Transport New Zealand, together with additional information as it may be necessary, before the subsequent version of the software can be used in New Zealand.
? Knorr-Bremse and its representative in New Zealand will ensure that the software is used only by properly trained and authorised persons in New Zealand, and will keep a continuously updated register of those persons, and will make that register available for the director or its representative if requested.
? Knorr-Bremse and its representative in New Zealand will ensure that the programming and/or reprogramming of any electronic device supplied by Knorr-Bremse to the New Zealand market for use in the control system of heavy vehicle brakes, will only be carried out by persons specifically trained and authorised by Knorr-Bremese for such tasks.
Dated at Wellington this 18th day of September 2007.
LASZLO ANDRAS HIDVEGI, Principal Vehicle Engineer.