Dominion Transmission, Inc.

Third Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 09/23/2000, Docket: RP00-555-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 1027 Original Sheet No. 1027 : Effective

 

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Measuring Equipment

 

4.3 Access to Tests and Records. Pipeline and Customer

shall have the right to be present at the time of any

installing, reading, cleaning, changing, repairing,

inspecting, testing, calibrating or adjusting done in

connection with the other's equipment used in measuring

or checking the measurement of deliveries hereunder.

The records from such equipment shall remain the

property of their operator, but upon request each will

submit to the other its records and charts, together

with calculations therefrom, for inspection and

verification, subject to return within ten days after

receipt thereof.

 

4.4 Accuracy. All installations of measuring equipment

applying to or affecting deliveries hereunder shall be

made in such manner as to permit an accurate

determination of the quantity of gas delivered and ready

verification of the accuracy of measurement. Care shall

be exercised in the installation, maintenance and

operation of pressure regulating equipment so as to

prevent any inaccuracy in the determination of the

quantity of gas delivered hereunder.

 

4.5 Failure of Meters. In the event a meter is out of

service or registering inaccurately, the quantity of gas

delivered hereunder shall be determined:

A. By using the registration of any check meter or

meters installed in accordance with industry

practice, and accurately registering; or, in the

absence of A.:

B. By correcting the error if the percentage of error

is ascertainable by calibration test or

mathematical calculation; or, in the absence of

both A. and B. then:

C. By estimating the quantity of delivery by

deliveries during periods under similar conditions

when the meter was registering accurately.

 

4.6 Meter Testing. The accuracy of Pipeline's measuring

equipment shall be verified by Pipeline at reasonable

intervals, and, if requested, in the presence of

representatives of Customer, but Pipeline shall not be

required to verify the accuracy of such equipment more

frequently than once in any ninety-day period. In the

event either party shall notify the other that it

desires a