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Certificate 10479

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Transport
Canada
Safety and Security

Transport Dangerous
Goods Directorate
330 Sparks Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0N5
Transports
Canada
Sécurité et sûreté

Direction générale du
transport des marchandises dangereuses
330, rue Sparks
Ottawa (Ontario) K1A 0N5

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

Certificate No.: SR 10479 (Ren. 3)

Certificate Holder: Orica Canada Inc.

Mode of Transport: Rail

Issue Date: July 12, 2016

Expiry Date: August 31, 2018

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Orica Canada Inc., to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport on behalf of the certificate holder, by railway vehicle, dangerous goods that are UN0332, EXPLOSIVE, BLASTING, TYPE E, Class 1.5D, Packing Group II, in a manner that does not comply with paragraph 1.8(a) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) the dangerous goods are transported in a UN portable tank;

(b) the total Net Explosive Quantity of all dangerous goods of Class 1, Explosives, on the train, inclusive of the UN portable tank, is less than or equal to 20 000 kg;

(c) the UN portable tank is transported from either Sept-Îles, QC, by the Quebec North Shore and Labrador Railway (QNSL) or Ross Bay Junction by the Tshiuetin Rail Transportation Inc. (TSH) and transported from either location to the New Millennium Iron Corp. (MNL) mine in Schefferville, QC;

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SR 10479 (Ren. 3)

CONDITIONS

(d) in addition to the requirements of Part 6 (Training) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, the certificate holder ensures that the personnel handling, offering for transport or transporting the dangerous goods is trained in regards to the conditions of this Equivalency Certificate;

(e) the shipping document that accompanies the dangerous goods includes the following information legibly and indelibly printed:

"Equivalency Certificate No. SR 10479 (Ren. 3)"

Note: The issuance of this Equivalency Certificate in no way reduces the certificate holder's responsibility to comply with any other requirements of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transportation of Dangerous Goods by Air, the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code, and the Canadian Aviation Regulationsnot specifically addressed in this certificate.

Signature of Issuing Authority

____________________________

David Lamarche, P. Eng., ing.

Chief,

Permits and Approvals Division


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SR 10479 (Ren. 3)

(The following is for information purposes only and is not part of this certificate.)

Contact Person: Al Loan

Canadian Compliance Manager

Orica Canada Inc.

3360B County Road #3

Lyndhurst ON K0E 1N0

Telephone: 613-387-8364

Facsimile: 613-387-8365

E-mail: al.loan@orica.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the certificate holder to transport by railway vehicle, via specified routing to a remote location, dangerous goods that are UN0332, EXPLOSIVE, BLASTING, TYPE E, Class 1.5D, Packing Group II, in bulk, in a large means of containment (i.e. a UN portable tank).

Legend for Certificate Number

SH - Road, SR - Rail, SA - Air, SM - Marine

SU - More than one Mode of Transport

Ren. - Renewal



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Date modified:
2017-06-19