[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 249 (Friday, December 28, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Pages 76601-76602]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-30937]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration


Office of Hazardous Materials Safety; Notice of Application for 
Special Permits

AGENCY: Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), 
DOT.

ACTION: List of applications for special permits.

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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 that the Office of Hazardous 
Materials Safety has received the application described herein. Each 
mode of transportation for which a particular special permit is 
requested is indicated 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.

DATES: Comments must be received on or before January 28, 2013.
    Address Comments To: Record Center, Pipeline and Hazardous 
Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, 
Washington, DC 20590.
    Comments should refer to the application number and be submitted in 
triplicate. If confirmation of receipt of comments is desired, include 
a self-addressed stamped postcard showing the special permit number.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Copies of the applications are 
available for inspection in the Records Center, East Building, PHH-30, 
1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington DC or at http://regulations.gov.
    This notice of receipt of applications for special permit is 
published in accordance with Part 107 of the Federal hazardous 
materials transportation law (49 U.S.C. 5117(b); 49 CFR 1.53(b)).

    Issued in Washington, DC, on December 17, 2012.
Donald Burger,
Chief, General Approvals and Permits.

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                                                                     Regulation(s)     Nature of special permits
    Application No.        Docket No.           Applicant              affected                 thereof
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                                               New Special Permits
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15755-N...............  ................  Micronesian Aviation   49 CFR Sec.           To authorize the
                                           Corporation dba        172.101 Column        transportation in
                                           Americopters,          (9B), Sec.            commerce of certain
                                           Saipan, MP.            172.204(c)(3), Sec.   hazardous materials by
                                                                    173.27(b)(2),       Part 133 Rotorcraft
                                                                  Sec.                  External Load
                                                                  175.30(a)(1), Sec.    Operations, attached to
                                                                  Sec.   172.200,       or suspended from an
                                                                  172.300, 172.400,     aircraft, in remote
                                                                  173.302(f)(3) and     areas of the U.S.
                                                                  Sec.   175.75.        without meeting certain
                                                                                        hazard communication and
                                                                                        stowage requirements.
                                                                                        (mode 4)
15758-N...............  ................  K&S Helicopters,       49 CFR Column, Sec.   To authorize the
                                           Inc., Kailua Kona,      172.101, Sec.        transportation in
                                           HI (9B).               172.204(c)(3), Sec.   commerce of certain
                                                                    173.27(b)(2),       hazardous materials by
                                                                  Sec.                  Part 133 Rotorcraft
                                                                  175.30(a)(1), Sec.    External Load
                                                                  Sec.   172.200,       Operations, attached to
                                                                  172.300, 172.400,     or suspended from an
                                                                  173.302(f)(3) and     aircraft, in remote
                                                                  Sec.   175.75.        areas of the U.S.
                                                                                        without meeting certain
                                                                                        hazard communication and
                                                                                        stowage requirements.
                                                                                        (mode 4)
15764-N...............  ................  Matheson Tri-Gas       49 CFR 172.203;       To authorize the
                                           Basking, Ridge, NJ.    172.301; 172.302;     transportation in
                                                                  180.205; 180.209;     commerce of certain
                                                                  180.213; 180.215.     cylinders that have been
                                                                                        ultrasonically retested
                                                                                        for use in transporting
                                                                                        Division 2.1, 2.2, and
                                                                                        2.3 materials. (modes 1,
                                                                                        2, 4)
15765-N...............  ................  Delphi Automotive      49 CFR 49 CFR         To authorize the
                                           Systems, LLC,          173.185(a), 49 CFR    transportation in
                                           Warren, OH.            107.105, IMDG COde    commerce of damaged/
                                                                  7.9.2.                defective lithium ion
                                                                                        batteries in accordance
                                                                                        with CAA2012070015.
                                                                                        (modes 1, 3)
15767-N...............  ................  Union Pacific          49 CFR 174.85.......  To authorize the
                                           Railroad Company,                            positioning of placarded
                                           Omaha, NE.                                   cars without NE a buffer
                                                                                        car. (mode 2)
15768-N...............  ................  E.I. DuPont de         49 CFR 172.302(a);    To authorize the
                                           Nemours & Company,     172.302(c);           transportation in
                                           Inc., Mt. Clemens,     172.326(a);           commerce of bulk
                                           MI.                    172.331(b);           packagings and unmarked
                                                                  172.504(a).           IBCs and DOT-57 portable
                                                                                        tanks containing residue
                                                                                        of high flash point
                                                                                        combustible liquid.
                                                                                        (mode 1)
15769-N...............  ................  KMG Chemicals,         49 CFR 172.102,       To authorize the
                                           Houston, TX.           Table 2 IP2.          transportation of solid
                                                                                        pentachlorophenol on
                                                                                        flatbed trailers. (mode
                                                                                        1)
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