Texas Eastern Transmission Corporation

Sixth Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 06/01/1993, Docket: RS92- 11-009, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 522 Original Sheet No. 522 : Effective

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

(Continued)

 

7.5 Access to Equipment and Records

 

Each party 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

receipts and deliveries hereunder. The records from such measurement equipment

shall remain the property of their owner, 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 thirty (30) days after

receipt thereof.

 

7.6 Pressure Protection

 

Pressure regulation, pressure override and pressure relief valve or other

pressure limiting devices installed and operated by Pipeline at the measuring

station or at or near each interconnection of Pipeline's facilities with

facilities of third parties shall only be for the purpose of operation and

protection of Pipeline's measurement equipment and Pipeline's facilities.

 

7.7 Test of Meters

 

The accuracy of the Pipeline's and Customer's measurement equipment shall be

verified by Pipeline and Customer at reasonable intervals and, if requested, in

the presence of representatives of the Pipeline and Customer.

 

(A) Pipeline and Customer shall not be required to verify the accuracy

of orifice meter equipment more frequently than once in any thirty

(30) day period.

 

(B) Pipeline and Customer shall not be required to verify the accuracy

of measurement equipment, other than orifice meter equipment, more

frequently than once in any ninety (90) day period.

 

(C) Pipeline and Customer shall not be required to verify the accuracy

of the gas chromatograph or other heating value measurement device

more frequently than once in any thirty (30) day period.

 

(D) Any errors or discrepancies found when testing shall be corrected

immediately whenever possible or as soon thereafter as procurement

of repair parts, materials and tools can be arranged.

 

7.8 Measurement Equipment Inaccuracy and Failure

 

The quantity of gas received and delivered by Pipeline and delivered to

Customer or for Customer's account hereunder during periods when the measurement

equipment is out of service or registering inaccurately shall be estimated as

follows:

 

(A) If, upon test, any measurement equipment, the readings of which

are used in the registration, integration or com-