Accreditation and Approval of Laboratory Service, Inc., as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory, 48825-48826 [2016-17581]

Download as PDF 48825 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 143 / Tuesday, July 26, 2016 / Notices U.S. Customs and Border Protection Accreditation and Approval of AmSpec Services, LLC, as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. AGENCY: Notice of accreditation and approval of AmSpec Services, LLC, as a commercial gauger and laboratory. ACTION: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that AmSpec Services, LLC, has been approved to gauge petroleum and certain petroleum products and accredited to test petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes for the next three years as of January 20, 2016. SUMMARY: CBPL No. Effective Dates: The accreditation and approval of AmSpec Services, LLC, as commercial gauger and laboratory became effective on January 20, 2016. The next triennial inspection date will be scheduled for January 2019. DATES: DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: accordance with the provisions of 19 CFR 151.12 and 19 CFR 151.13. AmSpec Services, LLC is approved for the following gauging procedures for petroleum and certain petroleum products from the American Petroleum Institute (API): API chapters Title Approved Gauger and Accredited Laboratories Manager, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Suite 1500N, Washington, DC 20229, tel. 202– 344–1060. 3 ............... 7 ............... 8 ............... 11 ............. 12 ............. 17 ............. Notice is hereby given pursuant to 19 CFR 151.12 and 19 CFR 151.13, that AmSpec Services, LLC, 1836 Miller Cut Off Rd., La Porte, TX 77571, has been approved to gauge petroleum and certain petroleum products and accredited to test petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes, in AmSpec Services, LLC is accredited for the following laboratory analysis procedures and methods for petroleum and certain petroleum products set forth by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Laboratory Methods (CBPL) and American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM): Tank Gauging. Temperature Determination. Sampling. Physical Properties. Calculations. Maritime Measurement. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: ASTM Title ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ D287 ................. D4006 ............... D95 ................... D4928 ............... D473 ................. D445 ................. D4294 ............... 27–48 ................ 27–50 ................ 27–54 ................ D4052 ............... D93 ................... D1796 ............... Standard Test Method for API Gravity of Crude Petroleum and Petroleum Products. Standard Test Method for Water in Crude Oil by Distillation. Standard Test Method for Water in Petroleum Products and Bituminous Materials by Distillation. Standard Test Method for Water in Crude Oils by Coulometric Karl Fischer Titration. Standard Test Method for Sediment in Crude Oils and Fuel Oils by the Extraction Method. Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Transparent and Opaque Liquids. Standard Test Method for Sulfur in Petroleum and Petroleum Products by Energy-Dispersive X-ray Fluorescence Spectrometry. Standard Test Method for Density and Relative Density of Liquids by Digital Density Meter. Standard Test Methods for Flash-Point by Pensky-Martens Closed Cup Tester. Standard Test Method for Water and Sediment in Fuel Oils by the Centrifuge Method. 27–01 27–03 27–04 27–05 27–06 27–11 27–13 srobinson on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Anyone wishing to employ this entity to conduct laboratory analyses and gauger services should request and receive written assurances from the entity that it is accredited or approved by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to conduct the specific test or gauger service requested. Alternatively, inquiries regarding the specific test or gauger service this entity is accredited or approved to perform may be directed to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection by calling (202) 344–1060. The inquiry may also be sent to CBPGaugersLabs@cbp.dhs.gov. Please reference the Web site listed below for a complete listing of CBP approved gaugers and accredited laboratories. http://www.cbp.gov/about/labsscientific/commercial-gaugers-andlaboratories Dated: July 6, 2016. Ira S. Reese, Executive Director, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate. [FR Doc. 2016–17578 Filed 7–25–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 20:28 Jul 25, 2016 Jkt 238001 DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY next triennial inspection date will be scheduled for June 2018. U.S. Customs and Border Protection FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Accreditation and Approval of Laboratory Service, Inc., as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Notice of accreditation and approval of Laboratory Service, Inc., as a commercial gauger and laboratory. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that Laboratory Service, Inc., has been approved to gauge petroleum and certain petroleum products and accredited to test petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes for the next three years as of June 17, 2015. DATES: The accreditation and approval of Laboratory Service, Inc., as commercial gauger and laboratory became effective on June 17, 2015. The SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00090 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Approved Gauger and Accredited Laboratories Manager, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Suite 1500N, Washington, DC 20229, tel. 202– 344–1060. Notice is hereby given pursuant to 19 CFR 151.12 and 19 CFR 151.13, that Laboratory Service, Inc., 85 Lafayette St., Carteret, NJ 07008, has been approved to gauge petroleum and certain petroleum products and accredited to test petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes, in accordance with the provisions of 19 CFR 151.12 and 19 CFR 151.13. Laboratory Service, Inc., is approved for the following gauging procedures for petroleum and certain petroleum products from the American Petroleum Institute (API): SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\26JYN1.SGM 26JYN1 48826 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 143 / Tuesday, July 26, 2016 / Notices API chapters Title 1 ..................... 3 ..................... 7 ..................... 8 ..................... 12 ................... API chapters Vocabulary. Tank gauging. Temperature determination. Sampling. Calculations. CBPL No. D445 .......... D4052 ........ D1364 ........ 17 ................... Maritime measurement. Laboratory Service, Inc., is accredited for the following laboratory analysis ASTM 27–11 ................ 27–48 ................ Pending ............. Title Title Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Transparent and Opaque Liquids. Standard Test Method for Density and Relative Density of Liquids by Digital Density Meter. Standard Test Method for Water in Volatile Solvents (Karl Fischer Reagent Titration Method). Anyone wishing to employ this entity to conduct laboratory analyses and gauger services should request and receive written assurances from the entity that it is accredited or approved by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to conduct the specific test or gauger service requested. Alternatively, inquiries regarding the specific test or gauger service this entity is accredited or approved to perform may be directed to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection by calling (202) 344–1060. The inquiry may also be sent to CBPGaugersLabs@cbp.dhs.gov. Please reference the Web site listed below for a complete listing of CBP approved gaugers and accredited laboratories http://www.cbp.gov/about/labsscientific/commercial-gaugers-andlaboratories Dated: July 6, 2016. Ira S. Reese, Executive Director, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate. March 24, 2016. The next triennial inspection date will be scheduled for March 2019. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Approved Gauger and Accredited Laboratories Manager, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Suite 1500N, Washington, DC 20229, tel. 202– 344–1060. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to 19 CFR 151.13, that AmSpec Services, LLC, 11725 Port Rd., Seabrook, TX 77586, has been approved to gauge petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes, in accordance with the provisions of 19 CFR 151.13. AmSpec Services, LLC is approved for the following gauging procedures for petroleum and certain petroleum products from the American Petroleum Institute (API): Title BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection Approval of AmSpec Services, LLC, as a Commercial Gauger U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Notice of approval of AmSpec Services, LLC, as a commercial gauger. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that AmSpec Services, LLC, has been approved to gauge petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes for the next three years as of March 24, 2016. DATES: Effective Dates: The accreditation and approval of AmSpec Services, LLC, as commercial gauger and laboratory became effective on srobinson on DSK5SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: 20:28 Jul 25, 2016 Jkt 238001 Dated: July 6, 2016. Ira S. Reese, Executive Director, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate. [FR Doc. 2016–17575 Filed 7–25–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY Office of the Secretary [Docket No. DHS–2016–0048] Privacy Act of 1974; Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, DHS/CBP–001, Import Information System, System of Records Department of Homeland Security, Privacy Office. ACTION: Notice of Privacy Act system of records. AGENCY: In accordance with the Privacy Act of 1974, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) proposes to update an existing systems of records titled, ‘‘DHS/U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)–001 Import Information System (IIS) System of Records’’ (August 17, 2015, 80 FR 49256). This system of records will continue to permit DHS/CBP to collect and maintain records on all commercial goods imported into the United States, as well as information pertaining to the carrier, broker, importer, and other persons associated with the manifest, import, or commercial entry transactions for the goods. DHS/CBP is updating this system of records notice to provide notice that IIS records may be stored on both DHS unclassified and classified networks to allow for analysis and vetting consistent with existing DHS/CBP authorities and purposes and this published notice. Furthermore, this notice includes nonsubstantive changes to simplify the formatting and text of the previously published notice. This system of records notice was previously published in the Federal SUMMARY: API chapters [FR Doc. 2016–17581 Filed 7–25–16; 8:45 am] VerDate Sep<11>2014 procedures and methods for petroleum and certain petroleum products set forth by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Laboratory Methods (CBPL) and American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM): 1 ............. 3 ............. 7 ............. 8 ............. 11 ........... 12 ........... 17 ........... Vocabulary. Tank Gauging. Temperature Determination. Sampling. Physical Properties. Calculations. Maritime Measurement. Anyone wishing to employ this entity to conduct gauger services should request and receive written assurances from the entity that it is approved by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to conduct the specific gauger service requested. Alternatively, inquiries regarding the specific gauger service this entity is approved to perform may be directed to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection by calling (202) 344–1060. The inquiry may also be sent to CBPGaugersLabs@cbp.dhs.gov. Please reference the Web site listed below for a complete listing of CBP approved gaugers and accredited laboratories. http://www.cbp.gov/about/labsscientific/commercial-gaugers-andlaboratories. PO 00000 Frm 00091 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\26JYN1.SGM 26JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 143 (Tuesday, July 26, 2016)]
[Notices]
[Pages 48825-48826]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-17581]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

U.S. Customs and Border Protection


Accreditation and Approval of Laboratory Service, Inc., as a 
Commercial Gauger and Laboratory

AGENCY: U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland 
Security.

ACTION: Notice of accreditation and approval of Laboratory Service, 
Inc., as a commercial gauger and laboratory.

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SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that 
Laboratory Service, Inc., has been approved to gauge petroleum and 
certain petroleum products and accredited to test petroleum and certain 
petroleum products for customs purposes for the next three years as of 
June 17, 2015.

DATES: The accreditation and approval of Laboratory Service, Inc., as 
commercial gauger and laboratory became effective on June 17, 2015. The 
next triennial inspection date will be scheduled for June 2018.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Approved Gauger and Accredited 
Laboratories Manager, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate, 
U.S. Customs and Border Protection, 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Suite 
1500N, Washington, DC 20229, tel. 202-344-1060.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice is hereby given pursuant to 19 CFR 
151.12 and 19 CFR 151.13, that Laboratory Service, Inc., 85 Lafayette 
St., Carteret, NJ 07008, has been approved to gauge petroleum and 
certain petroleum products and accredited to test petroleum and certain 
petroleum products for customs purposes, in accordance with the 
provisions of 19 CFR 151.12 and 19 CFR 151.13. Laboratory Service, 
Inc., is approved for the following gauging procedures for petroleum 
and certain petroleum products from the American Petroleum Institute 
(API):

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               API chapters                             Title
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1.........................................  Vocabulary.
3.........................................  Tank gauging.
7.........................................  Temperature determination.
8.........................................  Sampling.
12........................................  Calculations.
17........................................  Maritime measurement.
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    Laboratory Service, Inc., is accredited for the following 
laboratory analysis procedures and methods for petroleum and certain 
petroleum products set forth by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection 
Laboratory Methods (CBPL) and American Society for Testing and 
Materials (ASTM):

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          CBPL No.                   ASTM                  Title
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27-11......................  D445................  Standard Test Method
                                                    for Kinematic
                                                    Viscosity of
                                                    Transparent and
                                                    Opaque Liquids.
27-48......................  D4052...............  Standard Test Method
                                                    for Density and
                                                    Relative Density of
                                                    Liquids by Digital
                                                    Density Meter.
Pending....................  D1364...............  Standard Test Method
                                                    for Water in
                                                    Volatile Solvents
                                                    (Karl Fischer
                                                    Reagent Titration
                                                    Method).
------------------------------------------------------------------------

    Anyone wishing to employ this entity to conduct laboratory analyses 
and gauger services should request and receive written assurances from 
the entity that it is accredited or approved by the U.S. Customs and 
Border Protection to conduct the specific test or gauger service 
requested. Alternatively, inquiries regarding the specific test or 
gauger service this entity is accredited or approved to perform may be 
directed to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection by calling (202) 
344-1060. The inquiry may also be sent to CBPGaugersLabs@cbp.dhs.gov. 
Please reference the Web site listed below for a complete listing of 
CBP approved gaugers and accredited laboratories

http://www.cbp.gov/about/labs-scientific/commercial-gaugers-and-laboratories

    Dated: July 6, 2016.
Ira S. Reese,
Executive Director, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate.
[FR Doc. 2016-17581 Filed 7-25-16; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 9111-14-P