DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
Notice of Application for Special Permits
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.
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)).
Issued in Washington, DC, on October 15, 2012.
Chief, General Approvals and Permits.
New Special Permits
Nature of special permit thereof
Air Transport International, Little Rock, AR
49 CFR 172.101 Column (9B); 172.204(c)(3); 173.27(b)(2)(3); 175.30(a)(1)
To authorize the air transportation in commerce of certain explosives which are forbidden for shipment by cargo-only aircraft. (mode 4)
Bulk Tank International, Guanajuato, Mexico
49 CFR 178.345-2; 178.346-2; 178.347-2; 178.348-2
To authorize the manufacture, marking, sale and use of DOT 400 series cargo tanks using alternative materials of construction, specifically duplex stainless steels. (mode 1)
Department of Energy, Washington, DC
49 CFR 49 CFR SS 173.310
To authorize the transportation in commerce of boron trifluoride in radiation detectors. (mode 1)
Siex, Burgos, Apain
49 CFR 173.302a and 173.304a
To authorize the transportation in commerce of Division 2.2 gases in non-DOT specification cylinders. (modes 1, 3)
Ameripak, Pontiac, MI
49 CFR 173.185
To authorize the manufacture, mark, sale and use of UN50D plywood box for the transportation in commerce of lithium batteries. (mode 1)