Calendar of Events

**CANCELLED** Due to the Government Shut Down, the COSTHA January 14-16, 2019 Meetings have been CANCELLED  
COSTHA 2019 Annual Forum & Expo April 7-11, 2019 Hyatt Regency Long Beach 200 South Pine Avenue Long Beach, CA 90802 Phone: 1-888-421-1442
April 26-29, 2020 | COSTHA Annual Forum & Expo
What Constitutes an Engine in 2017, and Is Mine Regulated?
Tom Ferguson, Sr. Technical Consultant, submitted comments for The Council on Safe Transportation of Hazardous Articles (COSTHA) to the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) published in PHMSA‐2013‐0260 (HM‐215M)
Small Lithium Battery-Powered Vehicles: There have been questions raised regarding the classification of small lithium battery-powered vehicles when shipped as cargo. IATA issued a notice providing background on the provisions that apply, specifically the wording of Special Provision A21. This devices, that go by names such as balance wheel, air wheel, solo wheel, mini balance board and hoverboard, are accordingly classified as UN 3171, battery-powered vehicles.
Kentucky Transportation Center - Section 1554 Executive Report (December 2013) - Cost and Technology Considerations in Development of a Shipment Tracking Program for Highway Security Sensitive Materials under Section 1554 of the 9/11 Act of 2007
In the March 18, 2014 Federal Register the USDOT PHMSA published a final rule (HM-233C) adopting certain long standing special permits including SP9275.
In response to numerous inquiries, COSTHA, NAAHAC and IVODGA has prepared a briefing document for industry to provide guidance to shippers and vessel operators how to move fuel cell-powered vehicles.
Click here for memo.