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Office of Hazardous Materials Safety; Notice of Delays in Processing of Special Permits Applications

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


List of applications delayed more than 180 days.


In accordance with the requirements of 49 U.S.C. 5117(c), PHMSA is publishing the following list of special permit 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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Delmer F. Billings, Director, Office of Hazardous Materials Special Permits and Approvals, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, East Building, PHH-30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, Southeast, Washington, DC 20590-0001, (202) 366-4535.

Key to “Reason 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 special permit 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 July 16, 2007.

Delmer F. Billings,

Director, Office of Hazardous Materials, Special Permits and Approvals.

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Modification to Special Permits

Application numberApplicantReason for delayEstimated date of completion
10481-MM-1 Engineering Limited Bradfrod, West Yorkshire409-30-2007
114167-MTrinityrail Dallas, TX1,3,409-30-2007

New Special Permit Applications

Application numberApplicantReason for delayEstimated date of completion
14385-NKansas City Southern Railway Company Kansas City, MO409-30-2007
14442-NTrinityrail Dallas, TX409-30-2007
14468-NREC Advanced Silicon Materials LLC Butte, MT409-30-2007
14470-NMarsulex, Inc. Springfield, OR408-31-2007
14469-NSpace Systems/Loral Palo Alto, CA407-31-2007
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14457-NAmbrol Alfa Metalomecanica SA Portugal409-30-2007
14436-NBNSF Railway Company Topeka, KS409-30-2007
14402-NLincoln Composites Lincoln, NE112-31-2007
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[FR Doc. 07-3543 Filed 7-19-07; 8:45 am]