Pipeline Safety: Government/Industry Pipeline Research and Development Forum, Public Meeting, 36606-36607 [2012-14903]

Download as PDF 36606 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 118 / Tuesday, June 19, 2012 / Notices Application No. Reason for delay Applicant Estimated date of completion 1 3 3 3 4 3 06–30–2012 07–31–2012 07–31–2012 07–31–2012 07–31–2012 07–31–2012 3 4 4 3 3 07–31–2012 07–31–2012 07–31–2012 07–31–2012 07–31–2012 3 06–30–2012 New Special Permit Applications 15080–N 15494–N 15504–N 15510–N 15515–N 15334–N ................. ................. ................. ................. ................. ................. Alaska Airlines, Seattle, WA ................................................................................................... Johnson Controls Battery Group, Inc., Milwaukee, WI .......................................................... FIBA, Technologies, Inc., Millbury, MA .................................................................................. TEMSCO Helicopters, Inc., Ketchikan, AK ............................................................................. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Houston, TX ................................ Floating Pipeline Company Incorporated, Halifax, Nova Scotia ............................................ Party to Special Permits Application 14372–P ................. 13548–P ................. 13548–P ................. 15537–P ................. 8451–P ................... L’Hotellier France .................................................................................................................... Interstate Battery System of The Redwoods, Eureka, CA ..................................................... PLEJ Battery, Inc., DBA Interstate Battery of the Southern Tier, Inc., Corning, NY ............. Austin Powder Company, Cleveland, OH .............................................................................. Lockheed Martin Corporation, Bethesda, MD ........................................................................ Renewal Special Permmits Applications 12283–R ................. Interstate Battery of Alaska, Anchorage, AK .......................................................................... [FR Doc. 2012–14698 Filed 6–18–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–60–M DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration [Docket ID PHMSA–2012–0146] Pipeline Safety: Government/Industry Pipeline Research and Development Forum, Public Meeting Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), DOT. ACTION: Notice of public meeting. AGENCY: The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) and the National Association of Pipeline Safety Representatives are hosting a Government/Industry Pipeline Research and Development (R&D) Forum. The R&D Forums are held periodically to generate a National research agenda that will foster solutions for the many challenges with pipeline safety and with protecting the environment. The forum allows public, government and industry pipeline stakeholders to discuss the technical gaps and challenges for future research. The forum is also intended to help reduce duplication of programs, factor ongoing research efforts, leverage resources and broaden synergies. The national research agenda coming out of these events is aligned with the needs of the pipeline safety mission, makes use of the best available knowledge and expertise, and considers stakeholder srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:39 Jun 18, 2012 Jkt 226001 perspectives. Specifically the forum will: • Identify key pipeline technical challenges facing industry and government; • Disseminate information on current research efforts; and • Identify new research that can help to meet known challenges. The Forum will be structured with a combination of general sessions to provide introductory, panel, and summary presentations, and concurrent working group sessions. DATES: The R&D Forum will be held July 18, 2012, from 8:00 a.m. until approximately 5:00 p.m. EDT and July 19, 2012, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:40 p.m. EDT. Name badge pickup and onsite registration will be available starting at 7:00 a.m. EDT each day. ADDRESSES: The forum will be held at The Westin Arlington Gateway, 801 North Glebe Road, Arlington, Virginia, 22203, Phone: 703–717–6200, Web site: https:// www.WestinArlingtonGateway.com/. Please contact the Westin directly to make room reservations. When making your hotel reservation, please use the Room Block Name: ‘‘DOT R&D Forum.’’ There will be a room rate of $169/night for the nights of July 17 and 18. A very small block of rooms is also available at this rate on the night of July 19. The deadline for securing a room at the rate of $169/night is June 30. The meeting rooms will be posted at the hotel on the days of the forum. The Hotel is Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant having 12 ADA accessible guest rooms. All public spaces are ADA accessible. PO 00000 Frm 00130 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Contact the Westin for more information. Refer to the meeting Web site for updated registration information, agenda, and times at https:// primis.phmsa.dot.gov/meetings/ MtgHome.mtg?mtg=77. Please note that the forum will not be webcast due to the numerous concurrent running sessions. All presentations will be available on the meeting Web site within days following the forum. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: James Merritt at 303–683–3117, or by email at james.merritt@dot.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Preliminary Agenda July 18 • Overcoming Challenges with the PHMSA Program (General Session) • Panel 1—National Perspectives on Key Challenges (General Session) • Panel 2—Current Research Roadmaps (General Session) • Panel 3—Advancing Technology into the Market (General Session) • Working Group Overview (General Session) • Working Groups Phase 1 (Concurrent Sessions) —Working Group 1: Threat Prevention —Working Group 2: Leak Detection/ Mitigation & Storage —Working Group 3: Anomaly Detection/Characterization —Working Group 4: Anomaly Repair & Remediation —Working Group 5: Design/Materials/ Welding-Joining/Valves E:\FR\FM\19JNN1.SGM 19JNN1 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 118 / Tuesday, June 19, 2012 / Notices July 19 • Working Groups Phase 2 (Concurrent Sessions) • Working Groups Phase 3 (Concurrent Sessions) • Working Group Reports-Out (General Session) • Summary and Next Steps (General Session) Issued in Washington, DC, on June 14, 2012. Linda Daugherty, Deputy Associate Administrator for Policy and Programs. [FR Doc. 2012–14903 Filed 6–18–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4910–60–P DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration Office of Hazardous Materials Safety Notice of Application for Special Permits Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), DOT. AGENCY: List of Applications for Special Permits. ACTION: 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 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—Passengercarrying aircraft. DATES: Comments must be received on or before July 19, 2012. ADDRESSES: Address Comments to: 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 SUMMARY: 36607 triplicate. If confirmation of receipt of comments is desired, include a selfaddressed stamped postcard showing the special permit number. 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 https://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)). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Issued in Washington, DC, on June 12, 2012. Donald Burger, Chief, General Approvals and Permits. NEW SPECIAL PERMITS Application No. Docket No. 15617–N ....... ............................ Veolia ES Technical Solutions, L.L.C. Flanders, NJ. 15638–N ....... ............................ Lantis Productions Inc. 49 CFR 172.101, 172.204(c)(3), dba Lantis Fireworks 173.27,; 175.30(a)(1), 175.320. & Lasers Draper, UT. 15642–N ....... ............................ Praxair Distribution, Inc. Danbury, CT. 49 CFR 180.205 and 180.209(a)(b), 180.213(b), and 180.213(f)(2). 15650–N JL .. ............................ Shepherd & Associates San Fernando, CA. 49 CFR 173.416 ............................ Applicant Nature of special permit thereof 49 CFR 173.192, 177.848 ............. To authorize the transportation in commerce of waste phosgene in alternative packaging being transported to a disposal facility without meeting the segregation requirements for Division 2.3 gas Zone A materials within the transport vehicle. (mode 1) Authorizes the transportation of Fireworks, Division 1.3G, UNO335 by cargo aircraft only, which is otherwise forbidden for air transportation. (mode 3) To authorize the transportation in commerce of DOT Specification 3AL cylinders, cylinders manufactured under DOT–SP 12440, and ISO 7866 cylinders containing certain compressed gases when retested by a 100% ultrasonic examination in lieu of the internal visual and the hydrostatic retest. (modes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5) To authorize the continued transportation in commerce of certain DOT Specification 20WC radioactive material packagings after October 1, 2008. (mode 1) BILLING CODE 4909–60–M ACTION: SUMMARY: Office of Hazardous Materials Safety Notice of Applications for Modification of Special Permit Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHIMSA), DOT. AGENCY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 16:39 Jun 18, 2012 List of Applications for Modification of Special Permits. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION Pipeline And Hazardous Materials Safety Administration [FR Doc. 2012–14696 Filed 6–18–12; 8:45 am] srobinson on DSK4SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Regulation(s) affected Jkt 226001 PO 00000 Frm 00131 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 E:\FR\FM\19JNN1.SGM 19JNN1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 118 (Tuesday, June 19, 2012)]
[Notices]
[Pages 36606-36607]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-14903]


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DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration

[Docket ID PHMSA-2012-0146]


Pipeline Safety: Government/Industry Pipeline Research and 
Development Forum, Public Meeting

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

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration 
(PHMSA) and the National Association of Pipeline Safety Representatives 
are hosting a Government/Industry Pipeline Research and Development 
(R&D) Forum. The R&D Forums are held periodically to generate a 
National research agenda that will foster solutions for the many 
challenges with pipeline safety and with protecting the environment.
    The forum allows public, government and industry pipeline 
stakeholders to discuss the technical gaps and challenges for future 
research. The forum is also intended to help reduce duplication of 
programs, factor ongoing research efforts, leverage resources and 
broaden synergies. The national research agenda coming out of these 
events is aligned with the needs of the pipeline safety mission, makes 
use of the best available knowledge and expertise, and considers 
stakeholder perspectives. Specifically the forum will:
     Identify key pipeline technical challenges facing industry 
and government;
     Disseminate information on current research efforts; and
     Identify new research that can help to meet known 
challenges.
    The Forum will be structured with a combination of general sessions 
to provide introductory, panel, and summary presentations, and 
concurrent working group sessions.

DATES: The R&D Forum will be held July 18, 2012, from 8:00 a.m. until 
approximately 5:00 p.m. EDT and July 19, 2012, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:40 
p.m. EDT. Name badge pickup and onsite registration will be available 
starting at 7:00 a.m. EDT each day.

ADDRESSES: The forum will be held at The Westin Arlington Gateway, 801 
North Glebe Road, Arlington, Virginia, 22203, Phone: 703-717-6200, Web 
site: https://www.WestinArlingtonGateway.com/. Please contact the Westin 
directly to make room reservations. When making your hotel reservation, 
please use the Room Block Name: ``DOT R&D Forum.'' There will be a room 
rate of $169/night for the nights of July 17 and 18. A very small block 
of rooms is also available at this rate on the night of July 19. The 
deadline for securing a room at the rate of $169/night is June 30. The 
meeting rooms will be posted at the hotel on the days of the forum.
    The Hotel is Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant having 
12 ADA accessible guest rooms. All public spaces are ADA accessible. 
Contact the Westin for more information.
    Refer to the meeting Web site for updated registration information, 
agenda, and times at https://primis.phmsa.dot.gov/meetings/MtgHome.mtg?mtg=77. Please note that the forum will not be webcast due 
to the numerous concurrent running sessions. All presentations will be 
available on the meeting Web site within days following the forum.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: James Merritt at 303-683-3117, or by 
email at james.merritt@dot.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

Preliminary Agenda

July 18

     Overcoming Challenges with the PHMSA Program (General 
Session)
     Panel 1--National Perspectives on Key Challenges (General 
Session)
     Panel 2--Current Research Roadmaps (General Session)
     Panel 3--Advancing Technology into the Market (General 
Session)
     Working Group Overview (General Session)
     Working Groups Phase 1 (Concurrent Sessions)
    --Working Group 1: Threat Prevention
    --Working Group 2: Leak Detection/Mitigation & Storage
    --Working Group 3: Anomaly Detection/Characterization
    --Working Group 4: Anomaly Repair & Remediation
    --Working Group 5: Design/Materials/Welding-Joining/Valves

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July 19

 Working Groups Phase 2 (Concurrent Sessions)
 Working Groups Phase 3 (Concurrent Sessions)
 Working Group Reports-Out (General Session)
 Summary and Next Steps (General Session)

    Issued in Washington, DC, on June 14, 2012.
Linda Daugherty,
Deputy Associate Administrator for Policy and Programs.
[FR Doc. 2012-14903 Filed 6-18-12; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4910-60-P