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Certificate 8606

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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.: SM 8606 (Ren. 6)

Certificate Holder: N&P Houseboat Services Ltd.

Mode of Transport: Marine

Issue Date: June 16, 2015

Expiry Date: September 30, 2017

CONDITIONS

This Equivalency Certificate authorizes N&P Houseboat Services Ltd., to handle, offer for transport or transport, by ship on a domestic voyage, dangerous goods that are UN1203, GASOLINE, Class 3, Packing Group II, in a manner that does not comply with subsections 5.1(1), 5.1(2) and subparagraph 5.14(1)(d)(iii) of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Regulations, if:

(a) the tank is selected and used in accordance with standard CSA B621-09, "Selection and use of highway tanks, TC portable tanks, and other large containers for the transportation of dangerous goods, Classes 3, 4, 5, 6.1, 8 and 9", January 2009, cited in the rest of this certificate as CSA B621‑09;

(b) despite specific requirement 3 of Clause 8.4 of CSA B621-09, the tank is a barge-mounted non-spec tank manufactured by Allweld Manufacturing, serial # 2KABT427X4K 000314 that meets all requirements for a TC406 specification highway tank described in CSA standard B620-03, "Highway Tanks and Portable Tanks for the Transportation of Dangerous Goods", July 2003, and amended in February 2006, except Clause 5.1.5 relating to rear end protection, Clause 5.1.6.1.6(a) relating to the TC406 spec mark on the identification plate, and Clause 8.2.1(b) relating to the TC406 spec mark on the certificate of compliance;


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SM 8606 (Ren. 6)

CONDITIONS

(c) the tank is marked:

(i) "TC SM 8606" on the identification plate in place of "TC406",

(ii) "TC SM 8606" in characters at least 50 mm high, in a contrasting color, in a clearly visible location;

(d) the certificate of compliance is marked "TC SM 8606" in place of the tank specification; and,

(e) the tank is inspected and tested pursuant to CSA B620-09, "Highway tanks and TC portable tanks for the transportation of dangerous goods", January 2009, as though it was a TC406 highway tank.

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

__________________________

Benoit Turcotte

Director

Regulatory Affairs Branch


Equivalency Certificate

(Approval issued by the competent authority of Canada)

SM 8606 (Ren. 6)

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

Contact Person: Paul Addington

President

N&P Houseboat Services Ltd.

9226 Kokanee Rd.

Vernon BC V1H 1K3

Telephone: 250-878-2701

Facsimile: 778-475-5192

E-mail: theseastore@shaw.ca

Explanatory Note

This Equivalency Certificate allows a portable tank manufactured by Allweld Manufacturing, serial # 2KABT427X4K 000314 that is equivalent to a TC406 for domestic marine operations, with the exception that it is not required to meet bumper standards as it is not mounted on a truck chassis, but rather, is mounted on a barge.

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