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Effective Date: 12/10/2008, Docket: CP06-5-010, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 140 Original Sheet No. 140

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

 

 

5. MEASUREMENT AND MEASUREMENT EQUIPMENT

 

 

5.1 (a) The Volume of Gas delivered at the Point(s) of Receipt and

at the Point(s) of Delivery shall be measured by one or more

of the following:

 

(i) An orifice meter, designed, installed, maintained and

operated as recommended in the latest issue of American

National Standard ANSI/API 2530 (American Gas Association

Gas measurement; Report No. 3), entitled "Orifice

Metering of Natural Gas and Other Related Hydrocarbon

Fluids", as such publication may be revised from time to

time (hereinafter referred to as "AGA Report No. 3"); or

 

(ii) A turbine meter, designed, installed, maintained and

operated as recommended in the latest issue of American

Gas Association Transmission Measurement Committee Report

No. 7, entitled "Measurement of Gas by Turbine Meters",

as such publication may be revised from time to time

(hereinafter referred to as "AGA Report No. 7");

 

(iii) A positive displacement meter, installed and

operated in accordance with generally accepted industry

practices; or

 

(iv) An ultrasonic meter, installed and operated in

accordance with American Gas Association Transmission

Measurement Committee Report No. 9, "Measurement of Gas

by Multipath Ultrasonic Meters".

 

(b) Auxiliary measuring equipment shall be installed, maintained

and operated in accordance with generally accepted industry

practices.