[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 138 (Wednesday, July 18, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Pages 42360-42361]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-17356]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration


Actions on Special Permit Applications

AGENCY: Office of Hazardous Materials Safety, Pipeline And Hazardous 
Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), DOT.

ACTION: Notice of actions on Special Permit Applications.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the procedures governing the application 
for, and the processing of, special permits from the Department of 
Transportation's Hazardous Material Regulations (49 CFR part 107, 
Subpart B), notice is hereby given of the actions on special permits 
applications in (June to June 2012). The mode of transportation 
involved are identified by a number in the ``Nature of Application'' 
portion of the table below as follows: 1--Motor vehicle, 2--Rail 
freight, 3--Cargo vessel, 4--Cargo aircraft only, 5--Passenger-carrying 
aircraft. Application numbers prefixed by the letters EE represent 
applications for Emergency Special Permits. It should be noted that 
some of the sections cited were those in effect at the time certain 
special permits were issued.

    Issued in Washington, DC, on July 9, 2012.
Donald Burger,
Chief, Special Permits and Approvals Branch.

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                                                      Nature of special
    S.P. No.         Applicant      Regulation(s)      permit thereof
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                   MODIFICATION SPECIAL PERMIT GRANTED
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14447-M.........  PCS Nitrogen     49 CFR           To modify the
                   Ohio, L.P.,      177.834(i) and   special permit to
                   Lima, OH.        172.302(c).      authorize the
                                                     addition of three
                                                     new Class 8 and one
                                                     new Division 5.1
                                                     hazardous material,
                                                     and to extend
                                                     authorization to
                                                     all DOT
                                                     specification cargo
                                                     tanks.
13424-M.........  Taminco Higher   49 CFR           To modify the
                   Amines, Inc.     177.834(i)(3).   special permit to
                   (Former                           authorize an
                   Grantee: Air                      additional Class 8
                   Products &                        hazardous material.
                   Chemicals,
                   Inc.), St.
                   Gabriel, LA.
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                       NEW SPECIAL PERMIT GRANTED
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15566-N.........  Lake and         49 CFR           To authorize the
                   Peninsula        173.302(f)(3)    transportation in
                   Airlines,        and (f)(4).      commerce of certain
                   Inc., Port                        cylinders of
                   Alsworth, AK.                     compressed oxygen,
                                                     when no other
                                                     practical means of
                                                     transportation
                                                     exist, without
                                                     their outer
                                                     packaging being
                                                     capable of passing
                                                     the Flame
                                                     Penetration and
                                                     Resistance Test and
                                                     the Thermal
                                                     Resistance Test.
                                                     (modes 4, 5)
15624-N.........  Desert Air       49 CFR 172.101   To authorize the
                   Transport,       Column (9B).     transportation in
                   Anchorage, AK.                    commerce of certain
                                                     Class 1 explosive
                                                     materials which are
                                                     forbidden for
                                                     transportation by
                                                     air, to be
                                                     transported by
                                                     cargo aircraft
                                                     within the State of
                                                     Alaska when other
                                                     means of
                                                     transportation are
                                                     impracticable or
                                                     not available.
                                                     (mode 4)
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                    EMERGENCY SPECIAL PERMIT GRANTED
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14526-M.........  Kidde            49 CFR 173.302a  To reissue the
                   Aerospace,                        special permit
                   Wilson, NC.                       originally issued
                                                     on an emergency
                                                     basis for the
                                                     transportation in
                                                     commerce of a
                                                     Division 2.2
                                                     compressed gas in a
                                                     non-DOT
                                                     specification
                                                     cylinder similar to
                                                     a DOT-39 for
                                                     transportation by
                                                     motor vehicle.
                                                     Renewal done also
                                                     (modes 1, 3)

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14641-M.........  Conocophillips   49 CFR 172.101   To modify the
                   Alaska, Inc.,    Hazardous        special permit by
                   Anchorage, AK.   Materials        adding a new
                                    Table Column     description for
                                    (9B).            Flammable liquids,
                                                     corrosive that have
                                                     a toxic subsidiary
                                                     hazard. (mode 4)
15428-M.........  Space            49 CFR Part 172  To modify the
                   Exploration      and 173.         special permit to
                   Technologies                      authorize unlimited
                   Corp.,                            transportation when
                   Hawthorne, CA.                    the residue of
                                                     Dinitrogen
                                                     tetroxide, 2.3, UN
                                                     1067 and
                                                     Monomethylhydrazine
                                                     , 6.1, UN 1244 is
                                                     the only hazardous
                                                     material contained
                                                     in the space
                                                     capsule. (mode 1)
15510-N.........  TEMSCO           49 CFR 172.101   To authorize the
                   Helicopters,     Column (9B);     transportation in
                   Inc.,            175.30(a)(1).    commerce of propane
                   Ketchikan, AK.                    in DOT
                                                     Specification
                                                     4B240, 4BA240,
                                                     4BW240 cylinders
                                                     via helicopter
                                                     utilizing sling
                                                     loads. (mode 4)
15655-N.........  Walt Disney      49 CFR           To authorize the
                   Parks and        173.56(b) and    transportation in
                   Resorts U.S.,    172.320.         commerce of certain
                   Inc., Anaheim,                    waste pyrotechnic
                   CA.                               material that has
                                                     not been approved
                                                     under 49 CFR
                                                     173.56(b) by motor
                                                     vehicle. (mode 1)
15661-N.........  Pyrotechnique    49 CFR, 49 CFR   To authorize the one-
                   by Grucci        173.52, 49 CFR   time, one-way
                   (PbG),           173.50.          transportation in
                   Brookhaven, NY.                   commerce of certain
                                                     unapproved Division
                                                     1.1G fireworks to a
                                                     storage facility
                                                     for the purpose of
                                                     destruction. (mode
                                                     1)
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                                 DENIED
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15514-N.........  Request by Shesam DBA Wilson Supply Cumberland, MD
                   June 08, 2012. To authorize the transportation in
                   commerce of certain cylinders without pressure relief
                   devices.
15598-N.........  Request by Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company
                   Denver, CO June 08, 2012. To authorize the
                   transportation in commerce of hazardous materials
                   listed in table 6 in spacecraft as non-specification
                   packaging.
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[FR Doc. 2012-17356 Filed 7-17-12; 8:45 am]
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