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Explosives Regulations, 2013

Version of section 56 from 2014-02-01 to 2023-06-02:

Marginal note:Definitions — facilities

 The following definitions relating to facilities and equipment at factories, satellite sites or client sites apply in this Division.

factory magazine

factory magazine means a magazine that is located at a factory or satellite site. (poudrière de fabrique)

mobile process unit

mobile process unit means a vehicle or portable machine that is used at a factory, satellite site or client site to carry out an explosives manufacturing operation. (unité de fabrication mobile)

process unit

process unit means a building, structure, room or place in which an explosives manufacturing operation is carried out at a factory. (unité de fabrication)

raw material storage facility

raw material storage facility means a facility where non-explosive raw material and packaging material are stored at a factory or satellite site. (installation de stockage de matières premières)

transport unit

transport unit means a vehicle or container in which Footnote *explosives or raw material are conveyed from one place to another at a factory or satellite site without using a public road. It includes a tow motor, forklift, wagon, handcart and basket, but does not include a conveyor or pipeline. (unité de transport)

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