Cheyenne Plains Gas Pipeline Company, L.L.C.
Original Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 07/26/2010, Docket: RP10-876-000, Status: Effective
First Revised Sheet No. 215 First Revised Sheet No. 215
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
2. MEASUREMENT (Continued)
2.9 Measurement Equipment.
(a) Unless otherwise agreed, Transporter will install, maintain, or
operate or cause to be installed, maintained and operated,
measuring stations equipped with flow meters and other necessary
metering and measuring equipment by which the volumes of gas
received and delivered hereunder shall be determined. Shipper may
install check-measuring equipment at its own cost and expense,
provided such equipment shall be so installed as not to interfere
with the operations of Transporter. The reading, calibrating, and
adjusting of electronic computer components and/or mechanical
recording instruments thereof shall be done only by the equipment
owner or such owner's representative, unless otherwise agreed upon.
Both Transporter 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 Transporter 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 their
owner, but upon request, each will submit within 10 Days to the
other its records, together with calculations there from, for
inspection, subject to return within 30 Days after receipt thereof.
The measurement equipment of Shipper shall be for check purposes
only and, except as expressly provided in the applicable agreement,
shall not be used in the measurement of gas for purposes of the
(b) Orifice Meters. Orifice meters shall be installed and gas volumes
computed in accordance with the standards prescribed in AGA Report
No. 3 "Orifice Metering of Natural Gas."
(c) Ultrasonic Meters. Ultrasonic meters shall be installed and gas
volumes computed in accordance with the standards prescribed in AGA
Report No. 9 "Measurement of Gas by Multipath Ultrasonic Meters".
(d) Positive Displacement Meters. Positive displacement meters shall be
installed and gas volumes computed in accordance with generally
accepted industry practices.
(e) Electronic Flow Computers. Electronic flow computers shall be used
for direct computation of gas flows for custody transfer.
(f) New Measurement Techniques. If, at any time during the term hereof,
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
Transporter in exercise of its reasonable judgment. Transporter
shall promptly inform all Shippers of any new technique adopted.