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Certificate 12338

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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 12338

Certificate Holder: General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems Canada

Mode of Transport: Marine, Rail, Road

Issue Date: 2016-10-31

Expiry Date: 2018-11-30

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems Canada, to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person on behalf of the certificate holder to subsequently handle, offer for transport, transport or import, by road, railway or ship, dangerous goods that are UN0012, CARTRIDGES FOR WEAPONS, INERT PROJECTILE; or CARTRIDGES, SMALL ARMS, Class 1.4S, Packing Group II, UN0014, CARTRIDGES FOR WEAPONS, BLANK; or CARTRIDGES, SMALL ARMS, BLANK or CARTRIDGES FOR TOOLS, BLANK, Class 1.4S, Packing Group II, or UN0055, CASES, CARTRIDGE, EMPTY, WITH PRIMER, Class 1.4S, Packing Group II, in a manner that does not comply with special provision 125(e) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, under the following conditions:

(a) the dangerous goods are handled, offered for transport or transported in accordance with subsections 1.17 (2) to (4) of Part 1 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations;

(b) the explosives are classified and authorized in accordance with the Explosives Act;

(c) the dangerous goods are contained in inner means of containment, such as an inside box, partition or metal clip, that are placed in a strong outer means of containment designed, constructed, filled, 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;

(d) each inner means of containment, such as an inside box, partition or metal clip, has a gross mass less than or equal to 5 kg;

(e) the outer means of containment has a gross mass less than or equal to 30 kg;

(f) the outer means of containment is not required to be capable of passing a test in accordance with Test Series 6(d) of Part I of the Manual of Tests and Criteria;

(g) 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;

(h) 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

Image in permit

David Lamarche

Chief

Permits and Approvals division


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

Contact Person:

Sylvain Lemoyne

5 DES ARSENAUX MONTEE
REPENTIGNY Quebec
J5Z2P4 Canada

Telephone:

450-582-6341

Fax:

450-585-7302

E-mail:

sylvain.lemoyne@can.gd-ots.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems Canada to handle, offer for transport or transport dangerous goods that are UN0012, CARTRIDGES FOR WEAPONS, INERT PROJECTILE or CARTRIDGES, SMALL ARMS, Class 1.4S, Packing Group II, UN0014, CARTRIDGES FOR WEAPONS, BLANK; or CARTRIDGES, SMALL ARMS, BLANK or CARTRIDGES FOR TOOLS, BLANK, Class 1.4S, Packing Group II, or UN0055, CASES, CARTRIDGE, EMPTY, WITH PRIMER, Class 1.4S, Packing Group II, as limited quantities, without having the outer means of containment, as presented for transport, capable of passing a test in accordance with Test Series 6(d) of Part I of the Manual of Tests and Criteria.

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