Venice Gathering System, L. L. C.
Original Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 11/01/2009, Docket: RP09-742-000, Status: Effective
Second Revised Sheet No. 161 Second Revised Sheet No. 161
Superseding: First Revised Sheet No. 161
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
16.6 Gas Sampling
a. Spot or Continuous Sampling: At VGS'
option, spot sampling or continuous
sampling may be used. Sampling
procedures will be according to the
latest revision of API Chapter 14.1 and
GPA 2166. Gas compositions will be
determined by gas chromatography
according to the latest revisions of GPA
standards 2261 and 2286.
b. Sampling Frequency: Spot samples will be
taken and analyzed at least Monthly.
Continuous samples will be taken and
analyzed Monthly. The gas samples will
be analyzed by using gas chromatography,
or by other mutually acceptable methods
to calculate the relative density,
supercompressibility, and gross heating
value as required in Sections 16.2, 16.7
and 16.8 respectively. Wherever any
governmental agency requires more
frequent sampling than described above,
Measuring Party and Shipper agree to
comply with the more frequent sampling
c. Sampling Location: Spot and continuous
samples shall be taken in accordance with
the latest revision of API Chapter 14.1.
d. Informational Posting: VGS will provide on its
website a monthly posting of gas quality information
representative of the mainline gas flow of the
system. See Section 16.6.b. The informational
posting will be consistent with Principle 4.1.40 and
Standards 4.3.90 through 4.3.93 of NAESB Version 1.8
and Recommendation RO3035A.