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Hazardous Materials: Notice of Applications for Modifications to Special Permits

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AGENCY:

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

ACTION:

List of applications for modification of special permits.

SUMMARY:

In accordance with the procedures governing the application for, and the processing of, special permits from the Department of Transportation's Hazardous Material Regulations, 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 special permit 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.

DATES:

Comments must be received on or before June 24, 2019.

ADDRESSES:

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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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Ryan Paquet, Director, Office of Hazardous Materials Approvals and Permits Division, 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.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

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 http://regulations.gov.

This notice of receipt of applications for 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 June 3, 2019.

Donald P. Burger,

Chief, General Approvals and Permits Branch.

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Special Permits Data

Application No.ApplicantRegulation(s) affectedNature of the special permits thereof
7657-MWELKER, INC173.201, 173.202, 173.203, 173.301(f)(2), 173.302a(a)(1), 173.304(a), 177.840(a)(1)To modify the special permit to add additional hazmat. (modes 1, 2, 3, 4)
10501-MSEMI-BULK SYSTEMS, INC180.352(d)To modify the special permit to authorize the repair of UN13L2 flexible IBCs with a larger capacity and different cross-sectional shape. (modes 1, 2, 3)
11110-MUNITED PARCEL SERVICE CO171.8, 175.75To modify the special permit to add additional air carriers. (mode 4)
11859-MCARLETON TECHNOLOGIES, INC173.301(f), 173.302a(a), 178.65To modify the special permit to update the tube welding test procedure to the most current production drawings. (modes 1, 2, 4)
12516-MPOLY-COAT SYSTEMS, INC107.503(b), 107.503(c), 173.241, 173.242To modify the special permit to remove the request to get authorization from the Approvals and Permits Division before modifying, stretching or re-barreling. (mode 1)
14526-MKIDDE TECHNOLOGIES INC173.302, 173.302aTo modify the special permit to add additional safety control measures. (modes 1, 2, 3, 4)
14576-MSTRUCTURAL COMPOSITES INDUSTRIES LLC172.101(j), 173.302a(a)(1)To modify the special permit to reduce the burst pressure from 3.4 times service pressure to 3.0 times the service pressure. (modes 1, 3, 4)
15279-MUNIVERSITY OF COLORADO AT BOULDER, EHS172.301(a), 172.301(b), 172.301(c), 173.196(a), 173.196(b), 178.609To modify the special permit to authorize a new destination for the material transfer. (mode 1)
16118-MTOYOTA MOTOR SALES USA INC173.301(a)(1)To modify the special permit to include language that the permit acts like a competent authority for international shipments. (modes 1, 2, 3, 4)
16140-MERA HELICOPTERS, LLC172.101(j)To modify the special permit to add additional hazmat, to expand the transport zones and to add support for the space program. (mode 5)
16172-MENTEGRIS, INC173.301(f)To modify the special permit to authorize an additional hazmat. (modes 1, 3)
16308-MVERO BIOTECH LLC173.175To modify the special permit to clarify the packaging used description. (modes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5)
16524-MQUANTUM FUEL SYSTEMS LLC173.302(a)To modify the special permit to authorize a lighter class of tow vehicle. (modes 1, 2, 3)
20323-MGENERAL DYNAMICS MISSION SYSTEMS, INC173.185(a)(1)(i)To modify the special permit to authorize the transportation of prototype, and low-production lithium ion batteries contained in equipment. (mode 4)
20323-MGENERAL DYNAMICS MISSION SYSTEMS, INC173.185(a)(1)(i)To modify the special permit to authorize transportation of prototype Lithium Ion Batteries and Lithium Metal Batteries contained in equipment. (mode 4)
20352-MSCHLUMBERGER TECHNOLOGY CORP173.301(f), 173.302(a), 173.304(a), 173.304(d), 178.36(f)To modify the special permit to authorize a thinner cylinder wall thickness of the cylinder. (modes 1, 2, 3)
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20396-MHEXAGON DIGITAL WAVE LLC180.205(g)To modify the special permit to authorize the requalification of tanks manufactured under DOT-SP 20391, 16524, 20507 and 20418 using modal acoustic emission (MAE) test method. (modes 1, 2, 3)
20549-MCELLBLOCK FCS, LLC172.400, 172.700(a), 172.102(c)(1), 172.200, 172.300To modify the special report to correct the holder name. (modes 1, 3)
20549-MCELLBLOCK FCS, LLC172.400, 172.700(a), 172.102(c)(1), 172.200, 172.300To modify the special permit to authorize the transportation in commerce of larger batteries (Wh > 300) without shipping papers, labeling, marking and training. (modes 1, 3)
20571-MCATALINA CYLINDERS, INC173.302a, 178.71(l)(1)(i), 178.71(l)(1)(ii)To modify the special permit to authorize a 15 year service life from the cylinder's date of manufacture. (modes 1, 2, 3, 4)
20687-MDEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE (MILITARY SURFACE DEPLOYMENT & DISTRIBUTION COMMAND)172.203(a), 172.203(k), 172.301(c)To modify the special permit to add additional Division 6.1 hazmat. (modes 1, 4, 5)
20709-MDAIMLER AG172.101(j), 173.185(a)To modify the special permit to authorize an increase in the battery and package weight. (mode 4)
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[FR Doc. 2019-11969 Filed 6-6-19; 8:45 am]

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