Kern River Gas Transmission Company

Second Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 03/01/2008, Docket: RP08-177-000, Status: Effective

First Revised Sheet No. 527 First Revised Sheet No. 527 : Effective

Superseding: Original Sheet No. 527



Kern River Firm Transportation Services





7.6 Installation and Operation. (Continued)


type generally accepted in industry practice by which the Volume of Gas

received from and delivered to Shipper will be measured. Where orifice

meters are used, they will be installed and operated in accordance with

ANSI/API 2530, September 1985, and any modifications and amendments

thereof, and applied in a practical manner. Where positive displacement

meters, turbine meters, ultrasonic meters, or other measuring devices

are used, they will be installed and operated in accordance with then-

current American Gas Association recommendations, where available. Btu

measuring equipment will be installed by Transporter at a location or

locations where the Total Heating Value of the Gas received and

delivered by Transporter can be satisfactorily determined. Btu

measurement may also be determined by Gas samples.


7.7 Check Measuring Equipment. Shipper may install, maintain and operate,

at its own expense, such check measuring equipment as desired, provided

that such equipment will not be installed on property containing

Transporter's measuring equipment at or near the Receipt or Delivery

Points. However, measurement of Gas for purposes of this tariff will be

done by means of the measuring equipment installed pursuant to Paragraph

7.6, except in cases specifically provided to the contrary in this

Section 7.


7.8 Notice of Equipment Tests. The party operating the measurement

facilities will provide 10 days prior written notice to the other party

of the time and location of all tests of Gas delivered hereunder or of

any equipment used in measuring or determining the nature or quality of

such Gas, in order that such other party may conveniently have its

representative present. Upon request and thirty (30) days written

notice, each party will submit to the other its records, together with

calculations therefrom, for inspection and verification, subject to

return within thirty (30) days after receipt.


7.9 Calibration and Test of Meters. The accuracy of Transporter's measuring

equipment will be verified by Transporter at reasonable intervals and,

if requested, in the presence of representatives of Shipper. In the

event Shipper will notify Transporter that it desires a special test of

any of Transporter's measuring equipment the parties will cooperate