Office of Hazardous Materials Safety; Notice of Applications for Modification of Exemption, 8669-8670 [05-3373]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 34 / Tuesday, February 22, 2005 / Notices 8669 NEW EXEMPTION—Continued Application No. Docket No. Applicant 14138–N ...... ........................ INO Therapeutics, Inc., Port Allen, LA. 49 CFR 172.202, 172.301. 14139–N ...... ........................ Commodore Advanced Sciences, Inc., Richland, WA. 49 CFR 173.244 .......... 14140–N ...... ........................ Albemarle Corporation, Rouge, LA. Baton 49 CFR 172.101(j) and Column (9B) of the HMT and 173.27. 14141–N ...... ........................ Nalco Company, Naperville, IL ....... 49 CFR 177.834(i)(3) .. 14142–N ...... ........................ Arch Chemicals, Inc., Norwalk, CT 49 CFR 172, subparts D, E and F. 14143–N ...... ........................ Federal Industries Plymouth, MN. Corporation, 49 CFR 173.12(b) ........ 14144–N ...... ........................ Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA. 49 CFR 173.212 .......... 14146–N ...... ........................ Brunswick Corporation, Lake Forest, IL. 49 CFR 173.220(e) ...... [FR Doc. 05–3371 Filed 2–18–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4909–60–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Research and Special Programs Administration Office of Hazardous Materials Safety; Notice of Applications for Modification of Exemption Research and Special Programs Administration, DOT. ACTION: List of applications for modification of exemption. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the procedures governing the application for, and the processing of, exemptions 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 VerDate jul<14>2003 19:10 Feb 18, 2005 Jkt 205001 Regulation(s) affected 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 exemptions (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’’ denote a modification request. There applications have been separated from the new application for exemption to facilitate processing. DATES: Comments must be received on or before March 9, 2005. Address Comments to: Record Center, Research and Special Programs Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, Washington, DC 20590. PO 00000 Frm 00102 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Nature of exemption thereof To authorize the transportation of commerce of certain hazardous materials for use in clinical-blinded studies with alternative shipping papers and markings. (Mode 1, 3) To authorize the one-time, one-way transportation in commerce of solidified sodium metal in a non-DOT specification bulk packaging. (Mode 1) To authorize the transportation of a Division 4.3 material in DOT specification 3AA cylinders further packed in a UN fiberboard box by cargo aircraft only. (Mode 4) To authorize the use of video cameras and monitors to observe the loading operations of certain hazardous materials from a remote control station in place of personnel remaining within 7.62 meters (25 feet) of the cargo tank motor vehicles. (Mode 1) To authorize the transportation in commerce of a hazardous substance without marking, labeling or placarding when further packaged in a freight container. (Mode 1, 2, 3) To authorize the manufacture, marking and sale of a corrugated fiberboard box for use as the outer packaging for lab pack applications in accordance with § 173.12(b). (Mode 1, 2, 3) To authorize the one-time transportation in commerce of lithium hydride, fused solid in specially designed non-bulk containers. (Mode 1) To authorize the transportation in commerce of certain engines, machinery and apparatus with up to 120 ml (4 ounces) of flammable liquid fuel by vessel. (Mode 3) Comments should refer to the application number and be submitted in triplicate. If Confirmation of receipt of comments is desired, include a selfaddressed stamped postcard showing the exemption number. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Copies of the applications are available for inspection in the Records Center, Nassif Building, 400 7th Street, SW., Washington, DC, or at http:// dms.dot.gov. This notice of receipt of applications for modification of exemption 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)). Dated: Issued in Washington, DC, on February 15, 2005. R. Ryan Posten, Exemptions Program Officer, Office of Hazardous Materials Exemptions & Approvals. E:\FR\FM\22FEN1.SGM 22FEN1 8670 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 34 / Tuesday, February 22, 2005 / Notices MODIFICATION EXEMPTIONS Application No. Docket No. 11691–M ....... Regulation(s) affected Applicant ...................... Modification of exemption Nature of exemption thereof PepsiCo International, Valhalla, NY. 49 CFR 176.83(d); 176.331; 176.800(a). 11691 11917–M ....... RSPA–97–2741 Sexton Can Company, Inc., Decatur, AL. 49 CFR 173.304(a) .. 11917 11970–M ....... RSPA–97–2993 ExxonMobil Chemical Company, Mont Belvieu, TX. 49 CFR 172.101; 178.245–1(c). 11970 12384–M ....... RSPA–99–6561 OilAir Hydraulics, Inc., Houston, TX. 49 CFR 173.302(a)(1); 175.3. 12384 12643–M ....... RSPA–01–9066 Northup Grumman Space Technology, Redondo Beach, CA. 49 CFR 173.302 and 175.3. 12643 13580–M ....... RSPA–04– 18506. Carleton Technologies Inc., Orchard Park, NY. 40 CFR 178.65 ......... 13580 [FR Doc. 05–3373 Filed 2–18–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4909–60–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Surface Transportation Board [STB Finance Docket No. 34657] * BNSF Railway Company—Trackage Rights Exemption—Union Pacific Railroad Company Union Pacific Railroad Company (UP) has agreed to grant overhead trackage rights to BNSF Railway Company, f/k/ a The Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Company (BNSF), over: (1) A line of railroad between UP’s milepost 1.7 at a station known as Tower 30, on UP’s Glidden Subdivision and Strang yard, TX, and UP’s milepost 21.5 on UP’s Strang Subdivision; and (2) portions of a line of railroad between Tower 30 and Strang yard that are * This notice corrects one served and published in the Federal Register on February 11, 2005, in this proceeding, to remove the references to ‘‘temporary’’ found in the second and third paragraphs of the notice. VerDate jul<14>2003 19:10 Feb 18, 2005 Jkt 205001 owned by the Port of Houston (PHA), maintained by the Port Terminal Railroad Association (PTRA), and jointly operated by PTRA and UP pursuant to UP’s contractual arrangements with PHA and PTRA.1 The line is located in the State of Texas. The total distance of the trackage rights granted to BNSF is approximately 15.6 miles. The transaction was scheduled to be consummated on February 1, 2005, and operations under this exemption were scheduled to begin on that date. The purpose of the trackage rights is to allow BNSF access to a limited subset of facilities on the Bayport Loop, southeast of Houston, TX, and BNSF’s system trackage in the Houston terminal, including, without limitation, access to BNSF’s existing rights between Tower 30 and the East and West Belts. 1 A redacted version of the trackage rights agreement between BNSF and UP was filed with the notice of exemption. The full version of the agreement, as required by 49 CFR 1180.6(a)(7)(ii), was filed under seal along with a motion for protective order on January 28, 2005. A protective order is being served on February 4, 2005. PO 00000 Frm 00103 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 To modify the exemption to update a proper shipping description and authorize the transportation of a Class 9 material with Class 3 and Class 8 materials not subject to the segregation requirements for vessel storage when shipped in the same transport vehicle. To modify the exemption to authorize an increased water capacity limit to 40.4 cubic inches and the transportation of an additional Division 2.1 material in nonDOT specification, non-refillable steel cylinders. To modify the exemption to authorize an additional portable tank configuration and dimension drawing for transporting Division 4.2 materials and rail freight as a mode of transportation. To modify the exemption to authorize an increased design pressure not to exceed 10,000 psig and a minimum 3:1 design service to burst ratio for the steel hydraulic accumulators transporting Division 2.2 materials. To modify the exemption to authorize and additional design change to the pulse tube cooler with an increased volume to 1100 cc and test pressure to 915 psig shipped inside a strong, foam filled shipping container. To modify the exemption to authorize a larger non-DOT specification pressure vessel with increased service, test and burst pressures for the transportation of Division 2.2 materials. As a condition to this exemption, any employees affected by the acquisition of the trackage rights will be protected by the conditions imposed in Norfolk and Western Ry. Co.—Trackage Rights—BN, 354 I.C.C. 605 (1978), as modified in Mendocino Coast Ry., Inc.—Lease and Operate, 360 I.C.C. 653 (1980). This notice is filed under 49 CFR 1180.2(d)(7). If it contains false or misleading information, the exemption is void ab initio. Petitions to revoke the exemption under 49 U.S.C. 10502(d) may be filed at any time. The filing of a petition to revoke will not automatically stay the transaction. An original and 10 copies of all pleadings, referring to STB Finance Docket No. 34657, must be filed with the Surface Transportation Board, 1925 K Street, NW., Washington, DC 20423– 0001. In addition, a copy of each pleading must be served on Sarah W. Bailiff, Senior General Attorney, BNSF Railway Company, P.O. Box 961039, Fort Worth, TX 76161–0039. Board decisions and notices are available on our Web site at ‘‘http:// www.stb.dot.gov.’’ E:\FR\FM\22FEN1.SGM 22FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 34 (Tuesday, February 22, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 8669-8670]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-3373]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Research and Special Programs Administration


Office of Hazardous Materials Safety; Notice of Applications for 
Modification of Exemption

AGENCY: Research and Special Programs Administration, DOT.

ACTION: List of applications for modification of exemption.

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SUMMARY: In accordance with the procedures governing the application 
for, and the processing of, exemptions 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 exemptions 
(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'' denote a modification request. There applications have 
been separated from the new application for exemption to facilitate 
processing.

DATES: Comments must be received on or before March 9, 2005.
    Address Comments to: Record Center, Research and Special Programs 
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 exemption number.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:  Copies of the applications are 
available for inspection in the Records Center, Nassif Building, 400 
7th Street, SW., Washington, DC, or at http://dms.dot.gov.
    This notice of receipt of applications for modification of 
exemption 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)).

    Dated: Issued in Washington, DC, on February 15, 2005.
R. Ryan Posten,
Exemptions Program Officer, Office of Hazardous Materials Exemptions & 
Approvals.

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                                             Modification Exemptions
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                                                            Regulation(s)    Modification    Nature of exemption
 Application No.         Docket No.          Applicant         affected      of exemption          thereof
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11691-M..........  .....................  PepsiCo          49 CFR                    11691  To modify the
                                           International,   176.83(d);                       exemption to update
                                           Valhalla, NY.    176.331;                         a proper shipping
                                                            176.800(a).                      description and
                                                                                             authorize the
                                                                                             transportation of a
                                                                                             Class 9 material
                                                                                             with Class 3 and
                                                                                             Class 8 materials
                                                                                             not subject to the
                                                                                             segregation
                                                                                             requirements for
                                                                                             vessel storage when
                                                                                             shipped in the same
                                                                                             transport vehicle.
11917-M..........  RSPA-97-2741.........  Sexton Can       49 CFR                    11917  To modify the
                                           Company, Inc.,   173.304(a).                      exemption to
                                           Decatur, AL.                                      authorize an
                                                                                             increased water
                                                                                             capacity limit to
                                                                                             40.4 cubic inches
                                                                                             and the
                                                                                             transportation of
                                                                                             an additional
                                                                                             Division 2.1
                                                                                             material in non-DOT
                                                                                             specification, non-
                                                                                             refillable steel
                                                                                             cylinders.
11970-M..........  RSPA-97-2993.........  ExxonMobil       49 CFR 172.101;           11970  To modify the
                                           Chemical         178.245-1(c).                    exemption to
                                           Company, Mont                                     authorize an
                                           Belvieu, TX.                                      additional portable
                                                                                             tank configuration
                                                                                             and dimension
                                                                                             drawing for
                                                                                             transporting
                                                                                             Division 4.2
                                                                                             materials and rail
                                                                                             freight as a mode
                                                                                             of transportation.
12384-M..........  RSPA-99-6561.........  OilAir           49 CFR                    12384  To modify the
                                           Hydraulics,      173.302(a)(1);                   exemption to
                                           Inc., Houston,   175.3.                           authorize an
                                           TX.                                               increased design
                                                                                             pressure not to
                                                                                             exceed 10,000 psig
                                                                                             and a minimum 3:1
                                                                                             design service to
                                                                                             burst ratio for the
                                                                                             steel hydraulic
                                                                                             accumulators
                                                                                             transporting
                                                                                             Division 2.2
                                                                                             materials.
12643-M..........  RSPA-01-9066.........  Northup Grumman  49 CFR 173.302            12643  To modify the
                                           Space            and 175.3.                       exemption to
                                           Technology,                                       authorize and
                                           Redondo Beach,                                    additional design
                                           CA.                                               change to the pulse
                                                                                             tube cooler with an
                                                                                             increased volume to
                                                                                             1100 cc and test
                                                                                             pressure to 915
                                                                                             psig shipped inside
                                                                                             a strong, foam
                                                                                             filled shipping
                                                                                             container.
13580-M..........  RSPA-04-18506........  Carleton         40 CFR 178.65..           13580  To modify the
                                           Technologies                                      exemption to
                                           Inc., Orchard                                     authorize a larger
                                           Park, NY.                                         non-DOT
                                                                                             specification
                                                                                             pressure vessel
                                                                                             with increased
                                                                                             service, test and
                                                                                             burst pressures for
                                                                                             the transportation
                                                                                             of Division 2.2
                                                                                             materials.
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