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Certificate 11363

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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.: SU 11363 (Ren. 1)

Certificate Holder: Gryphon Engineering

Mode of Transport: Road, Rail, Marine, Air

Issue Date: March 9, 2016

Expiry Date: February 28, 2018

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate (National Competent Authority Approval) authorizes Gryphon Engineering and any person to use the following means of containment under the following conditions:

(a) the dangerous goods are packaged in:

(i) inner packagings of glass jars, with nominal capacities of 60 ml (2 fluid ounces), fitted with Teflon lids,

(ii) intermediate packagings of anti-static, flame retardant foam insert trays, into which the inner packagings are secured, and

(iii) outer packagings of either the Pelican™ 1200 case consisting of 8 inner packagings, where the net explosives quantity is less or equal to 1.0 kg, or the Pelican™ 1450 case consisting of 16 inner packagings, where the net explosives quantity is less or equal to 7.0 kg;

(b) the dangerous goods have been classified as UN0190, SAMPLES, EXPLOSIVE, other than initiating explosive (HMX, PETN), Class 1.1D, Packing Group II, by the Chief Inspector of Explosives, Natural Resources Canada as shown in Certificate of Authorization number XP2050‑G32‑110221001 Revision 1;


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 11363 (Ren. 1)

CONDITIONS

(c) the shipping document that accompanies the dangerous goods packaged as authorized in this Equivalency Certificate includes the following information legibly and indelibly printed:

"Packaging approved by the Competent Authority of Canada"

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 11363 (Ren. 1)

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

ContactPerson: Peter Cornell

President

Gryphon Engineering

5380 Canotek Road, Unit 19

Ottawa ON K1J 1H7

Telephone: 613-747-0236

Facsimile: 613-747-2293

E-mail: peter@grypheng.com

Explanatory Note

The Transportation of Dangerous Goods Directorate of Transport Canada confirms that the packaging designs registered under the Design Registration Numbers listed in this Equivalency Certificate (National Competent Authority Approval) are deemed to be as equally effective as other packagings for explosives of Class 1 and acceptable to the Canadian Authorities on the basis of test results that exceed those specified in Chapter 6.1 of the UN Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods for packagings intended for Packing Group II dangerous goods.

An Equivalency Certificate (National Competent Authority Approval) is required as per:

(i) Packing Instruction 101 of Chapter 3, Part 4, of the Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air, which requires packagings approved by the Competent Authority of Canada for air transport,

(ii) Packing Method EP01 of the National Standard of Canada CAN/CGSB 43.151-97 "Packing of Explosives (Class 1) for Transportation", which requires packagings approved by the Competent Authority of Canada,

(iii) Packing Instruction P101 of the UN Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods - Model Regulations, which requires packagings approved by the Competent Authority of Canada,

(iv) Packing Instruction P101 of the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code, which requires packagings approved by the Competent Authority of Canada for marine transport.

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