Trailblazer Pipeline Company

Fourth Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 12/28/2007, Docket: RP08-168-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 254 Original Sheet No. 254 : Effective





(5) Reconcile transportation imbalances; and/or


(6) Such other voluntary action as would tend to

alleviate or forestall the situation.


(b) Trailblazer may also take actions within its control

which might tend to alleviate or forestall the situation. Such actions

may include the following:


(1) Advise any Shipper which is not maintaining

receipts and deliveries in balance that such imbalances must not



(2) Curtail or require adjustments or supply

shifts in ITS service;


(3) Take such other actions as are within

Trailblazer's control and discretion to alleviate or forestall the





(a) In the event that, in Trailblazer's judgment, the

Advisory Actions under Section 40.5 are not sufficient to alleviate

conditions, inter alia, which threaten or could threaten the safe

operations or system integrity of Trailblazer's system or to maintain

operations required to provide efficient and reliable firm service,

Trailblazer is authorized to issue Operational Flow Orders.


(b) Notwithstanding the foregoing, Trailblazer shall

take reasonable actions to minimize the issuance and the adverse impact

of Operational Flow Orders, or of any other measure taken under this

Section 40 in response to adverse operational events on Trailblazer's

system. Trailblazer will issue Operational Flow Orders only if

necessary to maintain the pressure of its system within the range of

normal operating parameters or to respond to or prevent facility

outages or other conditions which could have a detrimental impact on

system reliability or service integrity on its system. Operational

Flow Orders shall be lifted as soon as such conditions no longer

prevail. The Operational Flow Order shall identify with specificity

the situation to be addressed and shall (in addition to mandating

specific actions) indicate voluntary actions by Shippers (increased

takes or receipts/decreased takes or receipts, etc.) which