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Certificate 10766

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Transport
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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.: SH 10766 (Ren. 2)

Certificate Holder: Baker Hughes Canada Company

Mode of Transport: Road

Issue Date: May 27, 2015

Expiry Date: June 30, 2017

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Baker Hughes Canada Companyto handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport on behalf of the certificate holder, by road vehicle, samples of goods that the consignor reasonably believes to be dangerous goods, but the classification or the exact chemical composition of the goods is unknown and cannot be readily determined in a manner that does not comply with Parts 2 to 4 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) the samples are in transport for the purposes of classifying, analysing or testing;

(b) the samples are believed not to contain explosives, infectious substances or radioactive materials;

(c) the samples are contained in a means of containment that complies with Part 5 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations;

(d) the liquid test sample is contained in a means of containment that has a volume less than or equal to 22 L and that is not liquid full at 55°C;


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SH 10766 (Ren. 2)

CONDITIONS

(e) the gas test sample is contained in a means of containment that has a volume less than or equal to 15 L;

(f) the solid test sample is contained in a means of containment that has a volume less than or equal to 5 kg;

(g) the means of containment is 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;

(h) each means of containment has marked on it the following information:

(i) "Test Samples",

(ii) "Oil & Gas Field Production Material",

(iii) "May Release Hazardous Vapour",

(iv) "Equivalency Certificate No. SH 10766 (Ren. 2)";

(i) the test samples are accompanied by a document that includes the name and address of the consignor as well as the information required in condition (h) of this certificate;

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)

SH 10766 (Ren. 2)

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

Contact Person: Bob Tinsley

Department of Transportation Lead

Baker Hughes Canada Company

8002 - 98 Street

Calgary AB T0H 0W0

Telephone: 780-831-1651/ 780-832-2670

Facsimile: 780-539-7797

E-mail: bob.tinsley@bakerhughes.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the transportation of samples of solid, liquid, and gas from an oil field to a laboratory for analytical work. The certificate holder recognizes that the test samples may contain dangerous goods but this can only be confirmed after laboratory testing. This certificate allows the test samples to be handled, offered for transport or transported in quantities that exceed what is prescribed in section 1.19.1 - Samples Classifying, Analysing or Testing Exemption of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations.

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