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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 11302 (Ren. 1)

Certificate Holder: SEI Industries Ltd.

Mode of Transport: Road, Rail, Marine, Air

Issue Date: July 12, 2016

Expiry Date: August 31, 2018

CONDITIONS

AIR

1. This Equivalency Certificate authorizes SEI Industries Ltd., to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any personto handle, offer for transport or transport, by cargo aircraft, dangerous goods that are UN1203, GASOLINE, Class 3, Packing Group II, in a manner that does not comply with subsection 12.1(2) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, with regards to the selection and use of a large means of containment, under the following conditions:

(a) the dangerous goods are transported in compliance with section 12.9 - Limited Access of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, except subparagraph 12.9(1)(c)(i) and paragraph 12.9(5)(b);

(b) the dangerous goods are transported by aircraft referred to in Subpart 4 of Part VI and Subparts 1 to 5 of Part VII of the Canadian Aviation Regulations;

(c) the dangerous goods are loaded aboard the cargo aircraft at the last aerodrome of departure and no stops are permitted at any other aerodrome except for emergency reasons or refueling;

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 11302 (Ren. 1)

CONDITIONS

AIR

(d) the dangerous goods are loaded in a flexible tank that meets all the requirements set out in the "Bulk Aviation Transport Tank (BATT) - Gasoline Version (BATT - GAS) Specification" Rev. B, dated March 14, 2014, on file with the Director, Regulatory Affairs Branch, Transportation of Dangerous Goods Directorate, Transport Canada;

(e) the flexible tank is designed, manufactured, and fitted with service equipment, harnesses, and fixations that comply with one of the design-type specifications listed in Appendix A of this certificate that are on file with the Director, Regulatory Affairs Branch, Transport Dangerous Goods Directorate, Transport Canada;

(f) a representative sample of each flexible tank design-type specification has been tested in accordance with the First Article Provisions set out in section 7 of the "Bulk Aviation Transport Tank (BATT) - Gasoline Version (BATT - GAS) Specification" Rev. B, and the test results are on file with the Director, Regulatory Affairs Branch, Transportation of Dangerous Goods Directorate, Transport Canada;

(g) the flexible tanks are inspected prior to transport, secured to the aircraft, filled and emptied in accordance with the Use Provisions set out in section 6 of the "Bulk Aviation Transport Tank (BATT) - Gasoline Version (BATT - GAS) Specification" Rev. B;

(h) the Initial Wet Date, formatted as the 2 digits for the month followed by the last 2 digits of the year, is marked on the flexible tank after the tank is first filled with the liquid dangerous goods;

(i) an Inspection Date, formatted as the 2 digits for the month followed by the last 2 digits of the year, is marked on the flexible tank after the tank was visually inspected and a test strip of the inner bladder has been subjected to a breaking stress test conducted in accordance with the flexible tank manufacturer's specification, and the results are found acceptable by the flexible tank manufacture;

(j) less than 15 months has passed since the Initial Wet Date or latest inspection date marked on the tank;

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 11302 (Ren. 1)

CONDITIONS

AIR

(k) the flexible tank is loaded and unloaded using equipments and methods that ensure that:

(i) no discharge of static electricity will or is likely to occur,

(ii) no other source of ignition presents a danger to the loading or unloading operation, and

(iii)no flammable atmosphere is created inside the aircraft;

(l) all flexible hoses and their couplings that are used for loading and unloading the flexible tank have been inspected visually to ensure mechanical fitness, integrity, and compatibility with the dangerous goods before loading or unloading;

(m) the air operator ensures that the personnel handling and transporting the dangerous goods is trained in regards to the conditions of this Equivalency Certificate and is aware that a release of the dangerous goods may create a flammable atmosphere inside the aircraft;

(n) a paper or electronic copy of this Equivalency Certificate accompanies the dangerous goods.

Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 11302 (Ren. 1)

CONDITIONS

ROAD, RAIL, MARINE

2. This Equivalency Certificate authorizes SEI Industries Ltd., to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any personto handle, offer for transport or transport, by road or railway vehicle, or by ship on a domestic voyage, dangerous goods that are UN1203, GASOLINE, Class 3, Packing Group II, in a manner that does not comply with Part 3, Part 4, subsection 5.1(1), and sections 5.12 and 5.14 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, under the following conditions:

(a) the flexible tank contains a residual quantity of dangerous goods;

(b) the flexible tank is emptied to the maximum extent possible, rolled and folded as instructed by the manufacturer;

(c) a paper or electronic copy of this Equivalency Certificate accompanies the dangerous goods.

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)

SU 11302 (Ren. 1)

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

Contact Person: Paul Reichard

Divisional Manager

SEI Industries Ltd.

7400 Wilson Avenue

Delta BC V4G 1H3

Telephone: 604-952-2457

Facsimile: 604-940-9566

E-mail: paul@sei-ind.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate allows the certificate holder to transport by aircraft, in Bulk Aviation Transport Tank (BATT),dangerous goods that are UN1203, GASOLINE, Class 3, Packing Group II, in a manner that does not comply with subparagraph 12.9(1)(c)(i) and paragraph 12.9(5)(b) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations. The air operator is authorized to transport dangerous goods as a 705 Air Operator while following the requirements set out in section 12.9 - Limited Access of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations.

Appendix A

Design-type designation

Test Pressure

(kPa)

Nominal Capacity

(L)

Tare Mass

(kg)

BATT-GAS 476

72

1 800

73

BATT-GAS 1050

44

3 975

107

BATT-GAS 1800

69

6 800

154

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