Skip to Content


Office of Hazardous Materials Safety; Notice of Applications for Modification of Special Permit

Document Details

Information about this document as published in the Federal Register.

Document Statistics
Document page views are updated periodically throughout the day and are cumulative counts for this document including its time on Public Inspection. Counts are subject to sampling, reprocessing and revision (up or down) throughout the day.
Published Document

This document has been published in the Federal Register. Use the PDF linked in the document sidebar for the official electronic format.

Start Preamble Start Printed Page 77106


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


List of Applications for Modification of Special Permit.


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. This notice is abbreviated to expedite docketing and public notice. Because the sections affected, modes of transportation, and the nature of application have been shown in earlier Federal Register publications, they are not repeated here. Request of modifications of special permits (e.g., to provide for additional hazardous materials, packaging design changes, additional mode of transportation, etc.) are described in footnotes to the application number. Application numbers with the suffix “M” denote a modification request. These applications have been separated from the new application for special permits to facilitate processing.


Comments must be received on or before January 2, 2009.

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.

Start Further Info


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

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

Start Signature

Issued in Washington, DC, on December 11, 2008.

Delmer F. Billings,

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

End Signature

Modification Special Permits

Application No.Docket No.ApplicantRegulation(s) affectedNature of special permit thereof
11526-MLinde North America, Inc., Murray Hill, NJ49 CFR 172.302(c), (2), (3), (4), (5); 173.34(e)(1), (3), (4), (8); 173.34(15)(vi)To modify the special permit to permit to authorize UE examination of certain cylinders manufactured under other specified special permits.
12399-MLinde North America, Inc., Murray Hill, NJ49 CFR 73.34(e)(1); 173.34(e)(3); 173.34(e)(4); 173.34(e)(8); 173.34(e)(14); 173.34(e)(15)(vi)To modify the special permit to authorize removal of a test procedure for cylinders no longer in use by the applicant.
12930-MRoeder Cartage Company, Inc., Lima, OH49 CFR 180.407(c), (e) and (f)To modify the special permit to add an additional cargo tank.
14283-MU.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Washington, DC49 CFR Part 172, Subparts E, F; 171.15; 171.16; 172.202; 172.203(c)(1)(i); 172.203(d)(1); 172.310; 172.316(a)(7); 172.331(b)(2); 172.332; 173.403(c); 173.425(c)(1)(iii); 173.425(c)(5); 173.443(a); 174.24; 174.25; 174.45; 174.59; 174.700; 174.715; 177.807; 177.843(a)To modify the special permit to clarify the use of flat rail cars with capacity of four intermodal containers and maximum capacity of 160 tons.
14429-MSchering-Plough, Summit, NJ49 CFR 173.306(a)(3)(v)To modify the special permit to authorize an alternative testing method for bag-on-valve spray packaging similar to an aerosol container.
14437-MColumbiana Boiler Company (CBCo) LLC, Columbiana, OH49 CFR 179.300To modify the special permit to remove the requirement to report all repairs made to pressure vessels.
14544-MDS Containers, Inc., Batavia, IL49 CFR 173.306(a)(3)(v)To modify the special permit to authorize cargo aircraft as an approved mode of transportation.
14562-MThe Lite Cylinder Company, Franklin, TN49 CFR 173.304a(a)(1)To modify the special permit to authorize larger cylinders.
14661-MFIBA Technologies, Inc., Millbury, MA49 CFR 180.209(a); 180.209(b)To modify the special permit to authorize smaller cylinders to be UE tested under this special permit.
14700-MFleck Controls, LLC, Chardon, OH49 CFR 173.302(a) and 173.306(g)To modify the special permit to authorize an increase to the tank's maximum operating pressure from 100 psig to 125 psig.
Start Printed Page 77107
14772-MAlpha-Omega Services, Inc., Bellflower, CA49 CFR 173.413To reissue the special permit originally issued on an emergency basis to authorize use of Type B packages for transportation in commerce of radioactive materials.
End Further Info End Preamble

[FR Doc. E8-29827 Filed 12-17-08; 8:45 am]