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AT BALTIMORE, THEY MOVE FAST
Containers, a key commodity for the Port of Baltimore, account for most of the cargo that moves over Baltimore's public terminals. Highly competitive, Baltimore's strategically sound technological and intermodal advancements speed cargo to its destination.
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IT'S OUR SPECIALTY AND WE'RE ON A ROLL
It's no accident that the Port of Baltimore is the number one Roll-on/Roll-off port in the United States. Ro/Ro cargo requires special care - and we make it our business to move it with the lowest damage rates possible.
BALTIMORE KNOWS HOW TO HANDLE EVEN THE MOST DANGEROUS CARGO.
HAZMAT and Certain Dangerous Cargo (CDC) Reporting and Permitting Requirements
These regulations apply to persons at all port facilities, other than bulk petroleum terminals, and to the land and water carriers using port facilities in the Port of Baltimore. "Port of Baltimore" means the navigable waters of the Patapsco River and its tributaries to a line between North Point and Bodkin Point, and all port facilities contained there.
Transportation Article, Sec. 6-206, Annotated Code of Maryland
Title 11, Department of Transportation; Subtitle 05, Maryland Port Administration; Chapter 02, Hazardous Material
A person may not introduce in the Port of Baltimore any hazardous materials, unless:
At least 48 hours in advance of the arrival of the HAZMAT or CDCs on POB property, applicants shall submit the required information listed below (Permit Application Requirements) to the MPA either by fax 410-285-0921 or by email: bmcmahon[at]mdot.state.md.us
If the material does not have a proper permit, the HAZMAT or CDC will not be allowed on the port facilities.
Request for permits for ammonium nitrate shipments shall additionally include the composition of the material, including the percentage of ammonium nitrate by weight, along with a detailed description of the packaging.
Permitted cargo shipments of 1.1, 1.2 and 1.3 explosives may not remain on the land area of a port facility for more than 6 hours.
Processing Time: 4 hoursFee: NoneDate Created: August 2, 2005Revised: October 23, 2007
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