Accreditation and Approval of Amspec Services, LLC, as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory, 90860-90861 [2016-30120]

Download as PDF 90860 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 241 / Thursday, December 15, 2016 / Notices the United States (HTSUS) for customs purposes for the next three years as of September 15, 2016. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection Effective Dates: The accreditation of SEA, Ltd., as a commercial laboratory became effective on September 15, 2016. The next triennial inspection date will be scheduled for September 2019. DATES: Accreditation of Sea, LTD., as a Commercial Laboratory U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Notice of accreditation of SEA, Ltd. as a commercial laboratory. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that SEA, Ltd. has been accredited to test certain wax and candle products under Chapter 34 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of SUMMARY: 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. CBPL No. 34–07 34–14 34–15 34–16 Title ................ ................ ................ ................ Quantitation of Paraffin in Beeswax and Other Waxes by High Temperature Capillary Gas Chromatography. Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of Petroleum Wax in Candles by Capillary Gas Chromatography. Qualitative Analysis of Wax and Gel Candles by Infrared Spectroscopy. Quantitative Analysis of Petroleum Wax in Candles by Solid Phase Extraction Chromatography. Anyone wishing to employ this entity to conduct laboratory analyses should request and receive written assurances from the entity that it is accredited by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to conduct the specific test requested. Alternatively, inquiries regarding the specific test this entity is accredited 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: December 5, 2016. Ira S. Reese, Executive Director, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate. [FR Doc. 2016–30119 Filed 12–14–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY rmajette on DSK2TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES U.S. Customs and Border Protection Approval of Intertek USA, Inc., as a Commercial Gauger U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. AGENCY: Notice of approval of Intertek USA, Inc. as a commercial gauger. ACTION: VerDate Sep<11>2014 Notice is hereby given pursuant to 19 CFR 151.12, that SEA, Ltd., 7001 Buffalo Parkway, Columbus, OH 43229, has been accredited to test certain wax and candle products under Chapter 34 of the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTSUS) for customs purposes, in accordance with the provisions of 19 CFR 151.12. SEA, Ltd. is accredited for the following laboratory analysis procedures and methods for certain wax and candle products set forth by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Laboratory Methods (CBPL): SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 15:19 Dec 14, 2016 Jkt 241001 Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that Intertek USA, Inc. has been approved to gauge petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes for the next three years as of June 9, 2016. DATES: Effective Dates: The approval of Intertek USA, Inc. as commercial gauger became effective on June 9, 2016. The next triennial inspection date will be scheduled for June 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 Intertek USA, Inc., 91–110 Hanua Street #204, Kapolei, HI 96707, has been approved to gauge petroleum and certain petroleum products for customs purposes, in accordance with the provisions of 19 CFR 151.13. Intertek USA, Inc. is approved for the following gauging procedures for petroleum and certain petroleum products from the American Petroleum Institute (API): SUMMARY: Dated: December 7, 2016. Ira S. Reese, Executive Director, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate. [FR Doc. 2016–30122 Filed 12–14–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection API chapters Title 3 ............. 7 ............. 8 ............. 11 ........... 12 ........... 14 ........... 17 ........... Tank Gauging. Temperature Determination. Sampling. Physical Properties Data. Calculations. Natural Gas Fluids Measurement. Marine Measurement. PO 00000 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. Frm 00089 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Accreditation and Approval of Amspec Services, LLC, as a Commercial Gauger and Laboratory U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. AGENCY: E:\FR\FM\15DEN1.SGM 15DEN1 90861 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 241 / Thursday, December 15, 2016 / Notices 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 August 4, 2016. DATES: Effective Dates: The accreditation and approval of AmSpec Services, LLC, as commercial gauger and laboratory became effective on August 4, 2016. The next triennial inspection date will be scheduled for August 2019. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Approved Gauger and Accredited SUMMARY: CBPL No. D287 D1298 27–03 27–04 27–05 27–06 27–08 27–11 27–13 ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ D4006 D95 D4928 D473 D86 D445 D4294 27–14 27–20 27–21 27–48 27–50 27–53 27–54 27–58 rmajette on DSK2TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Notice is hereby given pursuant to 19 CFR 151.12 and 19 CFR 151.13, that AmSpec Services, LLC, 36 Mileed Way, Avenel, NJ 07001, 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. AmSpec Services, LLC is approved for the following gauging procedures for petroleum and certain petroleum SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: ASTM 27–01 ................ 27–02 ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ D2622 D4057 D4177 D4052 D93 D2709 D1796 D5191 15:19 Dec 14, 2016 products from the American Petroleum Institute (API): API chapters 1 ............. 3 ............. 7 ............. 8 ............. 11 ........... 12 ........... 17 ........... Title Vocabulary. Tank Gauging. Temperature Determination. Sampling. Physical Properties. Calculations. Maritime Measurement. 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): Title Standard Test Method for API Gravity of Crude Petroleum and Petroleum Products (Hydrometer Method). Standard Test Method for Density, Relative Density (Specific Gravity), or API Gravity of Crude Petroleum and Liquid Petroleum Products by Hydrometer Method. 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 Distillation of Petroleum Products. 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 Sulfur in Petroleum Products. Standard Practice for Manual Sampling of Petroleum and Petroleum Products. Standard Practice for the Automatic Sampling of Petroleum and Petroleum Products. 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 Middle Distillate Fuels by Centrifuge. Standard Test Method for Water and Sediment in Fuel Oils by the Centrifuge Method. Standard Test Method For Vapor Pressure of Petroleum Products. 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. VerDate Sep<11>2014 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. Jkt 241001 Dated: December 7, 2016. Ira S. Reese, Executive Director, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate. [FR Doc. 2016–30120 Filed 12–14–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 9111–14–P DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY U.S. Customs and Border Protection Approval of Intertek USA, Inc., as a Commercial Gauger U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. ACTION: Notice of approval of Intertek USA, Inc., as a commercial gauger. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given, pursuant to CBP regulations, that Intertek USA, Inc., has been approved to SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00090 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 gauge petroleum and petroleum products for customs purposes for the next three years as of January 26, 2016. DATES: Effective Dates: The approval of Intertek USA, Inc., as commercial gauger became effective on January 26, 2016. The next triennial inspection date will be scheduled for January 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 Intertek USA, Inc., 214 N Gulf Blvd., Freeport, TX 77541, has been approved to gauge petroleum and petroleum products for customs purposes, in accordance with the provisions of 19 CFR 151.13. Intertek E:\FR\FM\15DEN1.SGM 15DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 241 (Thursday, December 15, 2016)]
[Notices]
[Pages 90860-90861]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-30120]


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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

U.S. Customs and Border Protection


Accreditation and Approval of Amspec Services, LLC, as a 
Commercial Gauger and Laboratory

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

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ACTION: Notice of accreditation and approval of AmSpec Services, LLC, 
as a commercial gauger and laboratory.

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SUMMARY: 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 
August 4, 2016.

DATES: Effective Dates: The accreditation and approval of AmSpec 
Services, LLC, as commercial gauger and laboratory became effective on 
August 4, 2016. The next triennial inspection date will be scheduled 
for August 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 
151.12 and 19 CFR 151.13, that AmSpec Services, LLC, 36 Mileed Way, 
Avenel, NJ 07001, 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. AmSpec Services, LLC 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.
11................................  Physical Properties.
12................................  Calculations.
17................................  Maritime Measurement.
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    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):

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        CBPL No.                   ASTM                    Title
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27-01..................  D287                     Standard Test Method
                                                   for API Gravity of
                                                   Crude Petroleum and
                                                   Petroleum Products
                                                   (Hydrometer Method).
27-02..................  D1298                    Standard Test Method
                                                   for Density, Relative
                                                   Density (Specific
                                                   Gravity), or API
                                                   Gravity of Crude
                                                   Petroleum and Liquid
                                                   Petroleum Products by
                                                   Hydrometer Method.
27-03..................  D4006                    Standard Test Method
                                                   for Water in Crude
                                                   Oil by Distillation.
27-04..................  D95                      Standard Test Method
                                                   for Water in
                                                   Petroleum Products
                                                   and Bituminous
                                                   Materials by
                                                   Distillation.
27-05..................  D4928                    Standard Test Method
                                                   for Water in Crude
                                                   Oils by Coulometric
                                                   Karl Fischer
                                                   Titration.
27-06..................  D473                     Standard Test Method
                                                   for Sediment in Crude
                                                   Oils and Fuel Oils by
                                                   the Extraction
                                                   Method.
27-08..................  D86                      Standard Test Method
                                                   for Distillation of
                                                   Petroleum Products.
27-11..................  D445                     Standard Test Method
                                                   for Kinematic
                                                   Viscosity of
                                                   Transparent and
                                                   Opaque Liquids.
27-13..................  D4294                    Standard Test Method
                                                   for Sulfur in
                                                   Petroleum and
                                                   Petroleum Products by
                                                   Energy-Dispersive X-
                                                   ray Fluorescence
                                                   Spectrometry.
27-14..................  D2622                    Standard Test Method
                                                   for Sulfur in
                                                   Petroleum Products.
27-20..................  D4057                    Standard Practice for
                                                   Manual Sampling of
                                                   Petroleum and
                                                   Petroleum Products.
27-21..................  D4177                    Standard Practice for
                                                   the Automatic
                                                   Sampling of Petroleum
                                                   and Petroleum
                                                   Products.
27-48..................  D4052                    Standard Test Method
                                                   for Density and
                                                   Relative Density of
                                                   Liquids by Digital
                                                   Density Meter.
27-50..................  D93                      Standard Test Methods
                                                   for Flash-Point by
                                                   Pensky-Martens Closed
                                                   Cup Tester.
27-53..................  D2709                    Standard Test Method
                                                   for Water and
                                                   Sediment in Middle
                                                   Distillate Fuels by
                                                   Centrifuge.
27-54..................  D1796                    Standard Test Method
                                                   for Water and
                                                   Sediment in Fuel Oils
                                                   by the Centrifuge
                                                   Method.
27-58..................  D5191                    Standard Test Method
                                                   For Vapor Pressure of
                                                   Petroleum Products.
------------------------------------------------------------------------

    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: December 7, 2016.
Ira S. Reese,
Executive Director, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate.
[FR Doc. 2016-30120 Filed 12-14-16; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 9111-14-P