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Certificate 10922

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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.: SU 10922 (REN 6)

Certificate Holder: Baker Hughes Canada Company

Mode of Transport: Air, Marine, Rail, Road

Issue Date: 2017-02-27

Expiry Date: 2019-02-28

CONDITIONS

ROAD, RAIL, MARINE

1. This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Baker Hughes Canada Company to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport, on behalf of the certificate holder, by road or railway vehicle, or by ship on a domestic voyage, dangerous goods that are UN1092, ACROLEIN, STABILIZED, Class 6.1(3), Packing Group I, in a manner that does not comply with subsection 5.12(1) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) the dangerous goods are transported in accordance with Packing Instruction 601 of Transport Canada Standard TP14850E, "Small Containers for Transport of Dangerous Goods, Classes 3, 4, 5, 6.1, 8 and, 9, a Transport Canada Standard", 2nd Edition, October 2010, except for the requirements of clause 7.b.;

(b) each cylinder is equipped with a pressure-relief device as described in the certificate holder's application filed with the Executive Director, Regulatory Frameworks and International Engagement, Regulatory Affairs Branch, Transportation of Dangerous Goods Directorate, Transport Canada;

(c) 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;

(d) a paper or electronic copy of this Equivalency Certificate accompanies the dangerous goods; and

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

"Equivalency Certificate No. SU 10922 (Ren. 6)"

2. This Equivalency Certificate also authorizes Baker Hughes Canada Company to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport, on behalf of the certificate holder, by road or railway vehicle, or by ship on a domestic voyage, dangerous goods that are UN1092, ACROLEIN, STABILIZED, Class 6.1(3), Packing Group I, in a manner that does not comply with subsections 5.1(1) and 5.12(1) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations with respect to the selection and use of means of containment, if:

(a) the means of containment are cylinders that were manufactured on or after January 1, 1993, in accordance with the requirements for DOT Specification 4BW set out in Title 49 of the "Code of Federal Regulations" of the United States;

(b) each cylinder has a service pressure of equal to or greater than 240 psi (1 600 kPa);

(c) the level of filling is equal to or less than 95 % of the capacity of the cylinder at 50°C and such that the cylinder does not become liquid full at any temperature less than or equal to 55°C;

(d) before filling, each cylinder is leak-tested at a minimum pressure of 551 kPa;

(e) the dangerous goods are transported under a blanket of nitrogen gas and the internal pressure in each cylinder at 15°C when filled for transport with the dangerous goods is greater than or equal to 83 kPa;

(f) the maximum pressure in each cylinder during transportation shall not exceed 207 kPa at 65°C;

(g) before transport, each cylinder is subjected to a visual inspection to verify its structural integrity;

(h) shut-off valves are closed and remain closed during transport;

(i) the dangerous goods do not corrode or otherwise adversely affect the structural integrity of the cylinders or their accessories;

(j) each cylinder is equipped with pressure-relief devices as described in the certificate holder's application filed with the Executive Director, Regulatory Frameworks and International Engagement, Regulatory Affairs Branch, Transportation of Dangerous Goods Directorate, Transport Canada;

(k) the cylinders are not manifolded or interconnected; and

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

"Equivalency Certificate No. SU 10922 (Ren. 6)"

AIR

3. This Equivalency Certificate also authorizes Baker Hughes Canada Company to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport, on behalf of the certificate holder, by cargo aircraft, dangerous goods that are UN1092, ACROLEIN, STABILIZED, Class 6.1(3), Packing Group I, in a manner that does not comply with the maximum net quantity set out for these dangerous goods in columns 12 and 13 of Table 3 1 of Chapter 2 of Part 3 of the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air, incorporated by reference in subsection 12.1(2) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

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

(b) the dangerous goods are contained in a means of containment that has a capacity less than or equal to 1 300 L;

(c) the dangerous goods are transported, using the same aircraft, to or from a location where access is limited and there is no other practical or readily available means of transport;

(d) the dangerous goods and means of containment are slung externally from the last aerodrome of departure utilized by the air operator to access the limited access area and no stops are permitted at any other aerodrome except for emergency reasons or re-fuelling;

(e) the lifting points which have been welded directly on the tank are not used to sling the tank while it is full;

(f) the sling gear is attached to the lifting harness or the skid assembly when the tank is full;

(g) any protective covers and guards on the means of containment are secured in place to prevent the sling gear or hooks from damaging the tank's valves or gauges;

(h) 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;

(i) a paper or electronic copy of this Equivalency Certificate accompanies the dangerous goods; and

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

"Equivalency Certificate No. SU 10922 (Ren. 6)"

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

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David Lamarche

Chief

Permits and Approvals division


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

Contact Person:

Jannes Freerksen

Department of Transportation Manager

Baker Hughes Canada Company

401 9 AVE Southwest Unit 1000
CALGARY Alberta
T2P3C5 Canada

Telephone:

780-893-3492

Fax:

E-mail:

jannes.freerksen@bakerhughes.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the handling, offering for transport, and transport of UN1092, ACROLEIN, STABILIZED, Class 6.1(3) in means of containment that are cylinders permitted for use in accordance with the requirements of Transport Canada Standard TP 14850E "Small Containers for Transport of Dangerous Goods, Classes 3, 4, 5, 6.1, 8, and 9, a Transport Canada Standard", except for clause 7.b. of Packing Instruction 601, which states that cylinders and spheres must not be equipped with a pressure relief device. The use of DOT 4BW cylinders is also authorized until it is permitted in the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations.

This Equivalency Certificate also authorizes the transportation of acrolein, stabilized in a manner that does not comply with what is prescribed in columns 12 and 13 of Table 3 1 of Chapter 2 of Part 3 of the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air. This dangerous goods is forbidden for air transport. This Equivalency Certificate is necessary to supply limited access areas only accessible by helicopter.

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