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Office of Hazardous Materials Safety; Notice of Application for Exemptions

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Research and Special Programs Administration, DOT.


List of applications for exemption.


In accordance with the procedures governing the application for, and the processing of, exemptions 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 exemption 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.


Comments must be received on or before April 14, 2005.

Address Comments To: Record Center, Research and Special Programs 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 exemption number.

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Copies of the applications are available for inspection in the Records Center, Nassif Building, 400 7th Street, SW., Washington DC or at

This notice of receipt of applications for modification of exemption 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)).

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Issued in Washington, DC, on March 9, 2005.

R. Ryan Posten,

Exemptions Program Officer, Office of Hazardous Materials Safety Exemptions & Approvals.

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Application No.Docket No.ApplicantRegulation(s) affectedNature of exemption thereof
14149-NDigital Wave Corporation, Englewood, CO49 CFR 180.205, 180.209To authorize the transportation in commerce of certain DOT-3AL seamless aluminum cylinders that have been alternatively ultrasonically retested for use in transporting Division 2.1, 2.2, 2.3 materials. (modes 1, 2, 4).
14150-NEli Lilly & Company, Indianapolis, IN49 CFR 177.834To authorize an alternative attendance method for cargo tanks during loading and unloading of Class 3 and 8 hazardous materials. (mode 1).
14151-NChevronTexaco, Houston, TX49 CFR 173.302To authorize the transportation in commerce of certain non-DOT specification cylinders for obtaining core samples of naturally occurring methane. (modes 1, 3).
14151-NSaes Pure Gas, Inc, San Luis Obispo, CA49 CFR 173.187To authorize the transportation of certain quantities of metal catalyst, classed as Division 4.2, in non-DOT specification packaging that exceed the maximum net quantity allowed per package (mode 4).
14154-NCareton Technologies, Inc.49 CFR 173.302a, 173.304a, 180.209To authorize the manufacture, marking and sale of non-DOT specification fully wrapped carbon fiber reinforced aluminum lined cylinders for shipment of certain Division 2.2 gases (modes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5).
14155-NAmerican Promotional Events, Inc., Florence, AL49 CFR 173.60To authorize the transportation in commerce of certain fireworks in non-DOT specification packagings when returned to the distributor (mode 1).
14156-NPiper Metal Forming Corporation, New Albany, MS49 CFR 173.302a, 173.304aTo authorize the manufacture, marking, sale and use of non-DOT specification cylinders similar to DOT-3AL cylinders except the alloy used in 6069 grade. (modes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5).
14157-NWorthington Cylinders of Canada Corp., Tilbury, Ontario N0P, 2L049 CFR 173.302aTo authorize the manufacture, marking, sell and use of non-DOT specification cylinders similar to DOT 3AA for use in transporting certain nonflammable gases. (modes 1, 4).
14158-NUTC Fuel Cells, LLC, South Windsor, CT49 CFR 176.83To authorize the transportation by vessel of a fuel cell power plant containing hazardous materials that are not segregated as required by 49 CFR 176.83. (mode 3).
14159-NChevronTexaco, Richmond, CA49 CFR 173.187To authorize the one-time one-way transportation in commerce of 8 non-DOT specification cylinders containing a Division 4.2 material. (mode 1).
14162-NBSCO Incorporated, Forest Hills, MD49 CFR 173.310(f)To authorize the transportation in commerce of certain DOT specification cylinders for use in fire suppression systems containing Division 2.2 materials with an alternative thermal relief device. (modes 1, 3, 5).
14163-NAir Liquide America L.P., Houston, TX49 CFR 173.301(g)(1)(ii)To authorize the transportation in commerce of certain Division 2.2 materials in DOT specification cylinders that are manifolded and are not equipped with an individual shut off valve. (modes 1, 2, 3).
14164-NSigma-Aldrich Corporation, Milwaukee, WI49 CFR 173.181To authorize the transportation in commerce of non-DOT specification cylinders, similar to DOT 4B2 cylinders, containing Trimethylaluminum. (modes 1, 2, 3).
14166-NPresidential Airways, Melbourne, FL49 CFR 172.101 Column (9B)To authorize the transportation in commerce of certain Division 1.1, 1.2, 1.3 and 1.4 explosives which are forbidden or exceed quantities authorized for transportation by cargo aircraft only. (mode 4).
14167-NTrinityrail, Dallas, TX49 CFR 173.26, 173.314(c), 179.13 and 179.100-12(c)To authorize the manufacture, mark and sell DOT 105J600W specification tank cars having a maximum gross weight on rail of 286,000 in chlorine service. (mode 2).
14168-NMatheson Tri-Gas, East Rutherford, NJ49 CFR 173.3(d)To authorize the transportation in commerce of salvage cylinders by cargo vessel. (mode 3).
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[FR Doc. 05-5031 Filed 3-14-05; 8:45 am]