Sabine Pipe Line Company LLC

Original Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 05/01/2000, Docket: CP00- 24-001, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 277 Original Sheet No. 277 : Effective






13.1 Procedures


Measurement will be according to the Second Edition

of ANSI/API 2530-1985, entitled, "Orifice Metering of

Natural Gas and Other Related Hydrocarbon Fluids", as

amended or revised, hereinafter referred to as

"ANSI/API 2530".


13.2 Unit of Volumetric Measurement


The unit of volume for all purposes hereunder shall

be one standard cubic foot (1 Scf) as defined in

Subsection 1.23 of Section 1 of the General Terms and

Conditions. Correction for the deviation of the gas

from Boyle's Law at the pressures, temperatures and

specific gravities under which the gas is received or

delivered hereunder will be according to ANSI/API



13.3 Atmospheric Pressure


Atmospheric pressure shall be assumed to be fourteen

and seven tenths pounds per square inch absolute

(14.7 psia) regardless of the actual elevation or

location of the Receipt or Delivery Point(s) above

sea level or variations of the actual atmospheric

pressure at which the gas is measured.


13.4 Temperature


Temperature shall be determined by means of a

recording thermometer of standard manufacture

acceptable to both Sabine and Upstream or Downstream

Operator and installed to properly record the

temperature of the gas received and delivered

hereunder. The average temperature recorded during

the twenty-four (24) hour period from the recording

thermometer shall be deemed to be the gas temperature

for that Day.