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Certificate 10694

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Safety and Security

Transport Dangerous
Goods Directorate
330 Sparks Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0N5
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.: SU 10694 (REN 3)

Certificate Holder: Wingenback Inc

Mode of Transport: Marine, Road

Issue Date: 2017-05-18

Expiry Date: 2019-05-31


This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Wingenback Inc., to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport on behalf of the certificate holder, by road vehicle or by ship on a domestic voyage, dangerous goods that are UN1963, HELIUM, REFRIGERATED LIQUID, Class 2.2, in a manner that does not comply with paragraph 5.10(1)(a) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) the dangerous goods are contained in a means of containment that is a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) diagnostic medical instrument;

(b) the means of containment is designed, constructed, filled, closed, secured, and maintained so that under normal conditions of transport, including handling, there will be no accidental release of the dangerous goods that could endanger public safety;

(c) the capacity of the means of containment is less than or equal to 2 000 L;

(d) the means of transport used to transport the dangerous goods has displayed on it the dangerous goods safety marks in accordance with Part 4 (Dangerous Goods Safety Marks) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations;

(e) 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; and

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

"Equivalency Certificate No. SU 10694 (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

Image in permit

David Lamarche


Permits and Approvals division

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

Contact Person:

Andrea Wellenstein

Fleet Manager

Wingenback Inc

707 F BARLOW TRAIL Southeast
T2E8C2 Canada





Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate allows the applicant to transport a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) instrument containing UN1963, HELIUM, REFRIGERATED LIQUID, Class 2.2, in a non-specification means of containment. This instrument needs to be transported between medical facilities where it is required for patient care.

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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