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Office of Hazardous Materials Safety; Notice of Delays in Processing of Exemption Applications

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Research and Special Programs Administration, DOT.


List of applications delayed more than 180 days.


In accordance with the requirements of 49 U.S.C. 5117(c), RSPA is publishing the following list of exemption applications that have been in process for 180 days or more. The reason(s) for delay and the expected completion date for action on each application is provided in association with each identified application.

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J. Suzanne Hedgepeth, Director, Office of Hazardous Materials, Exemptions and Approvals, Research and Special Programs Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, 400 Seventh Street, SW., Washington, DC 20590-0001, (202) 366-4535.

Key to “Reasons for Delay”

1. Awaiting additional information from applicant.

2. Extensive public comment under review.

3. Application is technically complex and is of significant impact or precedent-setting and requires extensive analysis.

4. Staff review delayed by other priority issues or volume of exemption applications.

Meaning of Application Number Suffixes

N—New application.

M—Modification request.

PM—Party to application with modification request.

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Issued in Washington, DC, on November 20, 2001.

J. Suzanne Hedgepeth,

Director, Office of Hazardous Materials, Exemptions and Approvals.

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New Exemption Applications

Application NumberApplicantReason for delayEstimated date of completion
11862-NThe BOC Group, Murray Hill, NJ412/31/2001
11927-NAlaska Marine Lines, Inc., Seattle, WA412/31/2001
12353-NMonson Companies, South Portland, ME412/31/2001
12381-NIdeal Chemical & Supply Co., Memphis, TN412/31/2001
12406-NOccidental Chemical Corporation, Dallas, TX412/31/2001
12412-NGreat Western Chemical Company, Portland, OR412/31/2001
12434-NSalmon Air, Salmon, ID412/31/2001
12440-NLuxfer Inc., Riverside, CA412/31/2001
12456-NBaker Hughes, Houston, TX412/31/2001
12571-NAir Products & Chemicals, Inc., Allentown, PA412/31/2001
12586-NWilsonart International Inc., Temple, TX412/31/2001
12588-NEl Dorado Chemical Co., Creve Ceour, MO412/31/2001
12629-NWestern Sales & Testing of Amarillo, Inc., Amarillo, TX401/31/2002
12630-NChemetall GmbH Gesellschaft, Langelsheim, DE401/31/2002
12634-NNorman International, Los Angeles, CA401/31/2002
12648-NStress Engineering Services, Inc., Houston, TX412/01/2001
12650-NColeman Powermate, Inc., Kearney, NE401/31/2002
12670-NTaylor-Wharton, Theodore, AL412/31/2001
12674-NG&S Aviation, Donnelly, ID412/31/2001
12690-NAir Liquide America Corporation, Houston, TX401/31/2002
12696-NPhibro-Tech, Inc., Fort Lee, NJ401/31/2002
12701-NFuel Cell Components & Integrators, Inc., Hauppauge, NY401/31/2002
12702-NLos Crespos Cylinders, Anasco, PR412/31/2001
12706-NRaufoss Composites AS, Raufoss, NO401/31/2002
12716-NAir Liquide America Corporation, Houston, TX401/31/2002
12718-NWeldship Corporation, Bethlehem, PA401/31/2002
12724-NE. I. DuPont de Nemours & Co., Inc., Wilmington, DE401/31/2002
12751-NDefense Technology Corporation, Casper, WY401/31/2002
12753-NPraxair, Inc., Danbury, CT401/31/2002
12756-NDepartment of Energy, Oak Ridge, TN401/31/2002
12819-NBBI-Biotech Research Laboratories, Inc., Gaithersburg, MD412/31/2001
12827-NDepartment of Energy (DOE), Washington, DC412/31/2001
4453-MDyno Nobel, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT412/31/2001
4884-MMatheson Tri-Gas, East Rutherford, NJ412/31/2001
6805-MAir Liquide America Corporation, Houston, TX412/31/2001
7060-MFederal Express, Memphis, TN412/31/2001
7954-MVoltaix, Inc., North Branch, NJ412/31/2001
8308-MTradewind Enterprises, Inc., Hillsboro, OR412/31/2001
8308-MAmerican Courier Express Corporation, Miramar, FL401/31/2002
8554-MOrica USA Inc., Englewood, CO412/31/2001
8554-MDyno Nobel, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT401/31/2002
8723-MDyno Nobel, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT401/31/2002
9421-MTaylor-Wharton (Harsco Corporation), Harrisburg, PA401/31/2002
11244-MAerospace Design & Development, Inc., Longmont, CO412/31/2001
111537-MJCI Jones Chemicals, Inc., Milford, VA412/31/2001
11769-MGreat Western Chemical Company, Portland, OR412/31/2001
11769-MGreat Western Chemical Company, Portland, OR401/31/2002
11769-MHydrite Chemical Company, Brookfield, WI401/31/2002
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11911-MTransfer Flow, Inc., Chico, CA412/31/2001
12084-MHoneywell International, Inc., Morristown, NJ401/31/2002
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[FR Doc. 01-29478 Filed 11-26-01; 8:45 am]