High Island Offshore System, L.L.C.

Third Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 04/07/1999, Docket: GT99- 17-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 112 Original Sheet No. 112 : Effective

 

 

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

(Continued)

 

12. FACILITIES

 

Unless otherwise agreed to by the parties, HIOS shall not be

required to own, construct and install any facilities to perform

any transportation service requested by Shipper including, but not

limited to, hot tap, side valve, measurement, gas supply lateral

lines, looping and/or compression facilities. Shipper shall

reimburse HIOS for all HIOS' costs associated therewith either on

a lump sum or incremental fee basis as agreed to by the parties.

 

13. FORCE MAJEURE

 

13.1 Definition. The term "force majeure" as used herein shall

mean: acts of God; strikes, lockouts, or other industrial

disturbances; acts of a public enemy; wars; blockades;

insurrection; riots; epidemics; landslides; lightning;

earthquakes; fires; storms (including but not limited to

hurricanes or hurricane warnings); crevasses; floods and

washouts; arrests and restraints of the government, either

federal or state, civil or military; civil disturbances;

shutdowns for purposes of necessary repairs, relocation, or

construction of facilities; breakage or accident to machinery

or lines of pipe; the necessity for testing (as required by

governmental authority or as deemed necessary by the testing

party for the safe operation thereof); the necessity of making

repairs or alterations to machinery or lines of pipe; failure

of surface equipment or pipelines; accidents, breakdowns,

inability of either party hereto to obtain necessary material,

supplies, or permits, or labor to perform or comply with any

obligation or condition of this rate schedule or the

Transportation Agreement; rights of way; and any other causes,

whether of the kind herein enumerated or otherwise, which are

not reasonably in the control of the party claiming suspension.

It is understood and agreed that the settlement of strikes

or lock outs shall be entirely within the discretion of the

party having the difficulty and that the above requirement