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Certificate 11631

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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.: SH 11631

Certificate Holder: TAQA North Ltd

Mode of Transport: Road

Issue Date: May 25, 2015

Expiry Date: June 30, 2017

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes TAQA North Ltd to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle, offer for transport or transport on behalf of the certificate holder, by road vehicle, dangerous goods that are UN1001, Acetylene, dissolved, Class 2.1, UN1006, Argon, compressed, Class 2.2, UN1046, Helium, compressed, Class 2.2, UN1060, Methylacetylene and propadiene mixture, stabilized, Class 2.1, UN1066, Nitrogen, compressed, Class 2.2, UN1072, Oxygen, compressed, Class 2.2(5.1), and UN1978, Propane, Class 2.1, in a manner that does not comply with Part 3 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, under the following conditions:

(a) the dangerous goods are contained in no more than 5 small means of containment;

(b) the gross mass of the dangerous goods is less than or equal to 500 kg;

(c) the safety marks required for the dangerous goods pursuant to Part 4 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations are displayed on the small means of containment;


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SH 11631

CONDITIONS

(d) the means of containment are transported in a storage compartment or cabinet, on which the safety marks required pursuant to sections 4.10 to 4.12 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, are displayed and visible from outside the road vehicle;

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

(f) 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;

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 11631

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

Contact Person: Terrence Dumont

Manager, Health, Safety, Operational Integrity

TAQA North Ltd

2100, 308 - 4 Ave SW

Calgary AB T2P 0H7

Telephone: 403-724-5204

Facsimile:

E-mail: Terrence.Dumont@taqa.ca

Explanatory Note

The certificate holder carries numerous cylinders containing gases (Classes 2.1 and 2.2) within storage compartments or cabinets on trucks. This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the transportation of dangerous goods without complying with Part 3 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations and to label the storage compartment or cabinet where the cylinders themselves are not visible from outside the vehicle.

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