The Board of
Railway Commissioners for Canada.

Order no. G.O. 489

Tuesday, the 14th of
October, A.D. 1930

In the matter of the application of Building Products, Limited, of Montréal, Province of Québec, for permission to supply Solid Fibreboard boxes for shipping freight over railways in Canada under Shipping Container Specifications numbers 23A, 23B, 23C, 23D, and 23E, of Interstate Commerce Commission Regulations for the transportation by rail of explosives and other dangerous articles by freight.

1717.38.2

S. J. McLean
Asst. Chief Commissioner

Thomas Vien
Deputy Chief Commissioner

Upon its appearing that a revision of the rules of the transportation by freight of explosives and other dangerous articles over railways in Canada is now in progress, and the railways having stated that they have no objection to the immediate use of the said containers, pending the publication and approval by the Board of such rules,—

It is ordered:

  1. That, effective October 1, 1930, solid fibreboard boxes, complying with the Container Specifications 23A, 23B, 23C, 23D, and 23E, published in Agent B. W. Dunn's Tariff No. 2, on file with the Board under C.R.C. No. 2, may be used for shipping classes of freight permitted by the said tariff to be shipped in such containers over railways in Canada subject to the Board's jurisdiction.
  2. That General Order No. 487, dated September 22, 1930, made herein, be rescinded.

S. J. McLean
Asst. Chief Commissioner,
The Board of Railway Commissioners for Canada.