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Certificate 6697

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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 6697 (Ren. 8)

Certificate Holder: Matichuk Holdings Ltd.

Mode of Transport: Road, Rail, Marine

Issue Date: May 17, 2017

Expiry Date: May 31, 2019

CONDITIONS

1. This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Matichuk Holdings Ltd., to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport on behalf of the certificate holder, by road or railway vehicle, or by ship on a domestic voyage, dangerous goods that are:

  • UN2794, BATTERIES, WET, FILLED WITH ACID, electric storage, Class 8,
  • UN2795, BATTERIES, WET, FILLED WITH ALKALI, electric storage, Class 8, or
  • UN2800, BATTERIES, WET, NON-SPILLABLE, electric storage, Class 8,

in a manner that does not comply with sections 4.15 and 4.15.3, subsection 5.1(1), and section 5.14 of theTransportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) the dangerous goods are handled, offered for transport or transported in compliance with Packing Instruction 801 of Transport Canada Standard TP14850E "Small Containers for Transport of Dangerous Goods, Classes 3, 4, 5, 6.1, 8, and 9, a Transport Canada Standard", 2nd Edition, October 2010, cited in the rest of this certificate as TP14850E;


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 6697 (Ren. 8)

CONDITIONS

(b) the rigid container, wooden slatted crate or pallet with a capacity exceeding 450 L has displayed on two opposite sides the safety marks required by sections 4.10, 4.11, and 4.12 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations;

(c) the road or railway vehicle used to transport the dangerous goods has safety marks displayed on it in accordance with Part 4 (Dangerous Goods Safety Marks) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations;

(d) 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; and

(e) the document that accompanies the dangerous goods includes the following information legibly and indelibly printed:

"Equivalency Certificate No. SU 6697 (Ren. 8)"


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 6697 (Ren. 8)

CONDITIONS

2. This Equivalency Certificate authorizes Matichuk Holdings Ltd. to handle, offer for transport or transport, and authorizes any person to handle or transport on behalf of the certificate holder, by road vehicle, dangerous goods that are:

  • UN2794, BATTERIES, WET, FILLED WITH ACID, electric storage, Class 8,
  • UN2795, BATTERIES, WET, FILLED WITH ALKALI, electric storage, Class 8, or
  • UN2800, BATTERIES, WET, NON-SPILLABLE, electric storage, Class 8,

in a manner that does not comply with subsection 5.1(1) and section 5.14 of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) the dangerous goods may be transported on shelves, which are permanently fixed and secured to the means of transport;

(b) the dangerous goods are loaded and secured on the shelves as to prevent damage, short circuits, and inadvertent movement so that under normal conditions of transport, including handling, there will be no accidental release of the dangerous goods that could endanger public safety;

(c) the battery terminals must not support the weight of other superimposed elements;

(d) the road vehicle used to transport the dangerous goods has safety marks displayed on it in accordance with Part 4 (Dangerous Goods Safety Marks) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations;

(e) 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; and


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SU 6697 (Ren. 8)

CONDITIONS

(f) the document that accompanies the dangerous goods includes the following information legibly and indelibly printed:

"Equivalency Certificate No. SU 6697 (Ren. 8)"

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 Regulations not 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)

SU 6697 (Ren. 8)

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

Contact Person: William (Bill) Matichuk

President

Matichuk Holdings Ltd.

1972 Windsor Road

Kelowna BC V1Y 4R5

Telephone: 250-860-2866

Facsimile: 250-861-4653

E-mail: batdoc@shaw.ca

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes the certificate holder to transport dangerous goods that are:

  • UN2794, BATTERIES, WET, FILLED WITH ACID, electric storage, Class 8,
  • UN2795, BATTERIES, WET, FILLED WITH ALKALI, electric storage, Class 8, or
  • UN2800, BATTERIES, WET, NON-SPILLABLE, electric storage, Class 8,

in a rigid container, a wooden slatted crate or on a pallet with a capacity exceeding 450 L. This Equivalency Certificate also authorizes the certificate holder to transport these dangerous goods on shelves, which are permanently fixed and secured to the means of 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