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Department of Transportation will require railroads to inform state emergency management officials about the movement of large shipments of crude oil, and will ask companies shipping oil from the Bakken to stop using older generation tank cars that have been involved Air Max 2015 in several fiery derailments. BNSF says it will comply with the new reporting requirements but does not foresee any impact of service. Related rail/oil stoc Air Max 2015 ks: CSX, UNP, NSC, KSU, CP, GWR, OAS, NOG, KOG, CLR, WLL, EOX. Department of Transportation announces steps to improve the safety of shipping crude oil by rail, but unlike its Canadian counterpart, is ta Air Max 2015 king a voluntary approach to the phase out of older tank cars known to be vulnerable in derailments. The agency recommends energy producers that ship by rail discontinue the use of older DOT 111 model tank cars; in contrast, Transport Canada two weeks ago required a three year phase out of older tank cars. DOT is matching Canada requirement that railroads disclose to state and county emergency management officials the routing, volume and frequency of crude oil shipments. Related rail/oil stocks: CSX, UNP, NSC, KSU, CP, GWR, OAS, NOG, KOG, CLR, WLL, EOX. government emergency order requiring tests of crude oil on trains prompts confusion as refiners and producers try to understand wh Air Max 2015 at the new requirements will mean to their operations and how broadly they will apply to shipments. “What do you want us to test for? says Alon USA Energy’s (ALJ) director of supply, trading and business development. issues emergency testing order to crude by rail shippers
Companies moving crude oil by rail must test the volatility of fuel out of North Dakota’s Bakken oilfields to ensure the proper classification of crude oil before it is transported, the Department of Transportation announces.