TransColorado Gas Transmission Company
Original Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 12/05/1996, Docket: CP90-1777-009, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 62 Original Sheet No. 62 : Superseded
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
recording instruments and the changing of charts shall be done
only by the equipment owner or such owner's representative, unless
otherwise agreed upon.
Both TransColorado and Shipper 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 measuring equipment; provided,
however, failure of either TransColorado or Shipper to witness
such an operation shall not affect the validity of such operation
in any way.
The records from such measuring equipment shall remain the
property of the party owning the equipment, but within 10 days of
a request, each will submit to the other for inspection its
records and charts, together with related calculations. All
records and charts shall be returned within 30 days after receipt.
The measurement equipment of Shipper shall be for check purposes
only and, except as expressly provided in these General Terms and
Conditions, shall not be used in the measurement of gas.
10.7 Orifice Meters. All orifice meters shall be installed and gas
volumes computed in accordance with the standards prescribed in
ANSI/API 2530 (Orifice Metering of Natural Gas), which
incorporates Gas Measurement Committee Report #3 of the American
Gas Association, revised and reprinted, September 1967, and any
subsequent amendments TransColorado may adopt.
10.8 Electronic Flow Computers. TransColorado may install electronic
flow computers to permit the direct computation of gas flows
without the use of charts.
10.9 New Measurement Techniques. If, at any time, a new method or
technique is developed with respect to gas measurement or the
determination of the factors used in such gas measurement, such
new method or technique may be substituted by TransColorado.
TransColorado shall promptly inform all shippers of any new
10.10 Calibration and Test of Meters. The accuracy of all measuring
equipment shall be verified by TransColorado at reasonable
intervals, and if requested, in