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Certificate 4933

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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.: SR 4933 (Ren. 11)

Certificate Holder: ERCO Worldwide, a division of Superior Plus LP

Mode of Transport: Rail

Issue Date: October 19, 2016

Expiry Date: October 31, 2018

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes ERCO Worldwide, a division of Superior Plus LP, to load into a railway vehicle dangerous goods that are:

· UN1495, Sodium Chlorate, Class 5.1, Packing Group II, or

· UN2428, Sodium Chlorate, Aqueous Solution, Class 5.1, Packing Group II,

in a manner that does not comply clause 10.6.2 (b) of the Transport Canada Standard TP14877, "Containers for Transport of Dangerous Goods by Rail, a Transport Canada Standard", December 2013, and incorporated by reference in paragraph 5.14(1)(b) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) the railway vehicle is a hopper car;

(b) the wheels are blocked on all of the railway vehicles being loaded;


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SR 4933 (Ren. 11)

CONDITIONS

(c) the railway vehicles being loaded are coupled to a track mobile which has its handbrakes set; and

(d) there is no other rail traffic in the yard during loading.

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

Approvals and Special Regulatory Projects


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SR 4933 (Ren. 11)

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

Contact Person: Helene Holt

Administration Manager

ERCO Worldwide, a division of Superior Plus LP

100 Forester Street

North Vancouver BC V7H 1W4

Telephone: 604-924-3008

Facsimile: 604-929-8277

E-mail: hholt@ercoworldwide.com

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate provides relief from the requirement to apply hand brakes on railway vehicles being loaded. The applicant is loading hopper cars that are coupled to a track mobile with its handbrakes set.

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