The OECD Standard Codes for the Official Testing of Agricultural and Forestry Tractors allow for the 26 participating countries to perform tractor tests according to harmonised procedures, and to obtain OECD official approvals which facilitate international trade. They include the testing of tractor performance, driver safety (protective cabs or frames) and noise measurement. More ...
- The Technical Working Group Meeting on updating the Tractor Codes will be hosted by Germany, it will be held on 13-14 November 2013 in Hannover, Germany.
- The 17th biennial Test Engineers Conference will be hosted by Italy (Bologna, Milan, Torino, Treviglio) on 8-11 October 2013.
The Test Engineers Conferences permit a correct and coherent interpretation of testing procedures and prepare their updating. Their primary purpose is the observation, review and discussion of testing practices by Test Engineers.
» List of previous OECD Test Engineers Conferences
- For the 50th Anniversary of OECD, the Chair of the OECD Tractor Codes provides his views on past, present and future of the activity in the 2011 special edition of the Codes and Schemes brochure: Statement by the Chair, OECD Tractor Codes
Chair: Mr. Hasan Silleli - Turkey
Vice Chair: Mr. Sandro Liberatori - Italy
Vice Chair: Mr. Thierry Langle - France
Mr. Michael Ryan, Head of OECD Agricultural Codes & Schemes
Mr. Jose Brambila-Macias, Administrator for the OECD Tractor Codes