USA Banner

Official US Government Icon

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Secure Site Icon

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Site Notification

Site Notification

The latest general information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is available on For PHMSA contact information during the COVID-19 health emergency, please visit our page.

U.S. Department of Transportation U.S. Department of Transportation Icon United States Department of Transportation United States Department of Transportation

Liquefied Natural Gas - Transportation by Rail

On December 5, 2019, PHMSA granted a special permit to Energy Transport Solutions, LLC to authorize transportation of LNG in DOT-113C120 tank cars between Wyalusing, PA and Gibbstown, NJ, with no intermediate stops, subject to certain operational controls.

Links to the special permit and associated documents are provided below:

DOT-SP 20534

Special Permit Evaluation Form

Environmental Assessment

Federal Register Notice – Notice of Issuance of Special Permit Regarding Liquefied Natural Gas

The relevant dockets at are provided below:

Hazardous Materials: Liquefied Natural Gas by Rail

Draft Environmental Assessment for a Special Permit Request for Liquefied Natural Gas by Rail

Last updated: Thursday, December 5, 2019