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Hazardous Materials: Notice of Application for Modification of Special Permit

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


List of applications for modification of special permits.


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 applications 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. Requests for modification 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 Start Printed Page 38268application 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 July 17, 2015.


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(1)); 49 CFR 1.53(b)).

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Issued in Washington, DC, on June 23, 2015.

Ryan Paquet,

Director, Approvals and Permits Division.

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Modification Special Permits

Application No.Docket No.ApplicantRegulation(s) affectedNature of special thereof
10915-MLuxfer Gas Cylinders Riverside, CA49 CFR 173.302a, 173.304a and 180.205To modify the special permit to allow cylinders of pressurized oxygen to exceed 3000 psig at 21°C (70 °F).
13997-MMaritime Helicopters, Inc. Homer, AK49 CFR 172.101(9b)m 172.204(c)(3), 173.27(b)(2), 175.30(a)(1), 172.200, 172.300, 172.400, 175.75, 172.301(c), 172.302(c), and Part 178To modify the special permit to authorize additional hazardous materials.
14349-MMatheson Tri-Gas Basking Ridge, NJ49 CFR 173.3(d)(2)(ii)To modify the special permit to authorize additional hazardous materials to be transported in a salvage cylinder.
15515-MNational Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Houston, TX49 CFR 173.302a, 173.301(f)(1), 173.301(h)(3), 173.302(f)(2) and 173.302(f)(4)To authorize an active PRD and add operational controls to authorized an alternative to the requirement for a rigid outer packaging.
15689-MAVL Test Systems Inc. Plymouth, MI49 CFR 172.200, 177.834To modify the special permit to authorize additional packaging and mounting system for optional use.
15747-MUnited Parcel Service, Inc. Atlanta, GA49 CFR 177.817(a), 177.817(e), 172.606(b), and 172.203(a)To modify the special permit to authorize marking on two sides of certain trailers.
16340-MPraxair Distribution, LLC Newark, NJ49 CFR 171.2 and 177.801To reissue the special permit that was originally issued on an emergency basis with a 2 Year renewal.
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[FR Doc. 2015-15847 Filed 7-1-15; 8:45 am]