Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993-Cooperative Research Group on Cracking of Duplex Stainless Steel, 14032 [2017-05257]

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(‘‘the Act’’), Southwest Research Institute— Cooperative Research Group on Mechanical Stratigraphy and Natural Deformation in Eagle Ford Formation and Equivalent Boquillas Formation, South-Central and West Texas (‘‘Eagle Ford II’’) has filed written notifications simultaneously with the Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing changes in its membership. The notifications were filed for the purpose of extending the Act’s provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust plaintiffs to actual damages under specified circumstances. Specifically, E&P Energy Company, L.P., Houston, TX, has been added as a party to this venture. No other changes have been made in either the membership or planned activity of the group research project. Membership in this group research project remains open, and Eagle Ford II intends to file additional written notifications disclosing all changes in membership. On July 1, 2015, Eagle Ford II filed its original notification pursuant to Section 6(a) of the Act. The Department of Justice published a notice in the Federal Register pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act on July 29, 2015 (80 FR 45234). The last notification was filed with the Department on December 7, 2015. A notice was published in the Federal VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:12 Mar 15, 2017 Jkt 241001 Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993—Cooperative Research Group on Cracking of Duplex Stainless Steel Notice is hereby given that, on February 16, 2017, pursuant to Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (‘‘the Act’’), Southwest Research Institute— Cooperative Research Group on Cracking of Duplex Stainless Steel (‘‘DSS–CRG’’) has filed written notifications simultaneously with the Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing (1) the identities of the parties to the venture and (2) the nature and objectives of the venture. The notifications were filed for the purpose of invoking the Act’s provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust plaintiffs to actual damages under specified circumstances. Pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act, the identities of the parties to the venture are: Chevron U.S.A., Inc., Richmond, CA; Fluor Enterprises, Inc., Aliso Viejo, CA; Marathon Petroleum Company LP, Findlay, OH; and Shell Global Solutions (US) Inc., Houston, TX. The general areas of DSS–CRG’s planned activity are identification of failure mechanisms and major contributing factors for cracking in REACs and quantification of their effects; establishment of safe integrity operational window (IOW) for avoidance of cracking-related failures in REACs; development of guidelines and tools for risk based inspection directed towards assessment of cracking in REACs currently in service; development of guidelines for manufacturing of REACs resistant to cracking; identification of NDE techniques for determining ferrite content in the weld metal and HAZ of REAC welds; and evaluation of NDE PO 00000 Frm 00060 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993—Consortium for Energy, Environment and Demilitarization Notice is hereby given that on January 31, 2017, pursuant to Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (‘‘the Act’’), Consortium for Energy, Environment and Demilitarization (‘‘CEED’’) has filed written notifications simultaneously with the Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing changes in its membership. The notifications were filed for the purpose of extending the Act’s provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust plaintiffs to actual damages under specified circumstances. Specifically, Accurate Energetic System, McEwen, TN; AGEISS Inc., Longmont, CO; Alion Science and Technology Corporation, Huntsville, AL; Allied Bastion LLC, Tallahassee, FL; AM General, South Bend, IN; ARES, Inc., Port Clinton, OH; Artemis Electronics LLC, Prospect, KY; Atlantic Diving Supply, Inc. Virginia Beach, VA; Berg Manufacturing, Inc., Spokane, WA; BioSAFE Engineering, LLC, Indianapolis, IN; BluEyeQ, LLC, Waxhaw, NC; The Board of Trustees University of AL; Tuscaloosa, AL; Brugh Industrial Engineering LLC, Greenfield, IN; Concurrent Technologies Corporation, Picatinny, NJ; Conflict Kinetics Corporation, Sterling, VA; Connect 9 Solutions, Falls Church, VA; CORTEK, Inc., Fredericksburg, VA; Dawson Enterprises, LLC, Honolulu, HI; Day & Zimmermann, Inc., Philadelphia, PA; Design Mill, Inc., Dubuque, IA; DuPont Protection Solutions, Richmond, VA; EaglePicher Technologies, LLC, Joplin, MO; Eaton Corporation, Menomonee Falls, WI; Eco Burn Inc./Eco Waste Solutions, Burlington, ON; Enercon Systems, Inc., Elyria, OH; Fairwinds Technologies, Inc., Annapolis, MD; Frontier Technology, Inc., Goleta, CA; Fulcrum IT Services, LLC, Centreville, VA; Garud Technology Services, Inc., Ellicott City, MD; Gehring Corporation, Farmington Hills, MI; General Dynamics Ordnance E:\FR\FM\16MRN1.SGM 16MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 50 (Thursday, March 16, 2017)]
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 DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE

Antitrust Division


Notice Pursuant to the National Cooperative Research and 
Production Act of 1993--Cooperative Research Group on Cracking of 
Duplex Stainless Steel

    Notice is hereby given that, on February 16, 2017, pursuant to 
Section 6(a) of the National Cooperative Research and Production Act of 
1993, 15 U.S.C. 4301 et seq. (``the Act''), Southwest Research 
Institute--Cooperative Research Group on Cracking of Duplex Stainless 
Steel (``DSS-CRG'') has filed written notifications simultaneously with 
the Attorney General and the Federal Trade Commission disclosing (1) 
the identities of the parties to the venture and (2) the nature and 
objectives of the venture. The notifications were filed for the purpose 
of invoking the Act's provisions limiting the recovery of antitrust 
plaintiffs to actual damages under specified circumstances.
    Pursuant to Section 6(b) of the Act, the identities of the parties 
to the venture are: Chevron U.S.A., Inc., Richmond, CA; Fluor 
Enterprises, Inc., Aliso Viejo, CA; Marathon Petroleum Company LP, 
Findlay, OH; and Shell Global Solutions (US) Inc., Houston, TX.
    The general areas of DSS-CRG's planned activity are identification 
of failure mechanisms and major contributing factors for cracking in 
REACs and quantification of their effects; establishment of safe 
integrity operational window (IOW) for avoidance of cracking-related 
failures in REACs; development of guidelines and tools for risk based 
inspection directed towards assessment of cracking in REACs currently 
in service; development of guidelines for manufacturing of REACs 
resistant to cracking; identification of NDE techniques for determining 
ferrite content in the weld metal and HAZ of REAC welds; and evaluation 
of NDE techniques for crack detection in REAC welds.

Patricia A. Brink,
Director of Civil Enforcement, Antitrust Division.
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