Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline, L.L.C.
First Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 12/01/1999, Docket: RP99-500-000, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 278 Original Sheet No. 278 : Effective
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
14. MEASUREMENT & MEASUREMENT EQUIPMENT (continued)
14.2 Measurement Operations and Equipment.
Measurement Operations shall include, but not be limited
to, the operation, calibration and testing of the RTU,
transducers, chart recorders, meter runs, gas quality
monitoring devices, control valves and responsibility for
quantity calculations for the measurement facility.
Pipeline may allow Customer or third parties the right to
perform Measurement Operations, provided that such Customer
or third party furnishes to Pipeline all data required for
flow computation and can meet Pipeline's measurement and
operating standards; and provided, further, such Customer
or third party which performs such Measurement Operations
shall be responsible for any and all associated costs of
such Measurement Operations unless otherwise agreed by
Pipeline and Customer or third party. Measurement
equipment shall consist of the necessary metering devices,
designed and installed in accordance with the current
published recommendations of the American Gas Association
or as mutually agreed upon by Customer and Pipeline,
measurement equipment shall be installed, operated and
maintained at or on each interconnection of Pipeline's
facility with facilities of third parties; provided,
however, Pipeline shall have the right to require and may
install or cause to be installed electronic gas measurement
and control equipment at all points.
(a) Where orifice measurement equipment is to be used, it
shall utilize "Flange Tap Connections" and the static
pressure shall be measured at the downstream flange
(b) An electronic temperature transducer, a recording
thermometer or other mutually acceptable device shall
be installed at the measuring station to measure the
flowing gas temperature.