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

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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” demote a modification request. There applications have been separated from the new application for special permits to facilitate processing.


Comments must be received on or before February 9, 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.

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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)).

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Issued in Washington, DC, on January 14, 2009.

Delmer F. Billings,

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

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Modification Special Permit

Application No.Docket No.ApplicantRegulation(s) affectedNature of special permit thereof
10869-M Norris Cylinder Company, Longview, TX49 CFR 173.301(b); 173.302(a)(5); 173.304(a); 175.3To modify the special permit to authorize an increase of 2 inches to the length of the cylinder
11646-M Bioclean System & Supply, Inc., Moundsview, MN49 CFR 173.28(b)(2); 173.150(f)(3)(vii)To modify the special permit to authorize an additional Class 8 hazardous material and an alternative method of product transfer
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11666-M Alcoa, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA.49 CFR 173.240(b)To modify the special permit to authorize the addition of intermodal containers and unitizing the electrodes with steel banding to wooden runners or to wooden pallets
11818-M Space Systems/Loral, Palo Alto, CA49 CFR 180.205To modify the special permit to authorize the transportation in commerce of a Class 9 material
14467-M Brenner Tank, LLC Fond Du Lac, WI49 CFR 178.345-2To modify the special permit to authorize relief from minimum thickness tables for duplex stainless steels used in the construction of DOT-400 series specification cargo tanks
14649-M Olin Corporation, Winchester Division, East Alton, IL49 CFR 173.62(b), 172.10 1 column (8C), 173.60(b)(8), 172.300 and 172.400To modify the special permit to authorize an additional Division 1.4C hazardous material
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[FR Doc. E9-1175 Filed 1-22-09; 8:45 am]