Enbridge Offshore Pipelines (Utos) LLC


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Effective Date: 08/01/2009, Docket: RP09-815-000, Status: Effective

Second Revised Sheet No. 159 Second Revised Sheet No. 159

Superseding: First Revised Sheet No. 159




18.4 Procedures for Qualification.


(a) In order to qualify for an assignment of capacity,

a prospective Replacement Downstream Shipper must



(i) Demonstrate, to UTOS' reasonable satisfaction,

that it is creditworthy in accordance with

Section 5 of the General Terms and Conditions of

this tariff; and


(ii) Tender to UTOS executed copies of a

Transportation Agreement for firm transportation

service that conforms to the terms and

conditions of the Transportation Agreement

between UTOS and the Assigning Shipper.


(b) In the interest of expediting the qualification

procedures, a prospective Replacement Downstream

Shipper may submit to UTOS the credit evaluation

materials described in Section 5 of the General Terms

and Conditions of this tariff, and the executed

documents described in this Section 18.4, in advance

of the submittal by the Assigning Shipper of the

required information on the proposed assignment, as

described in Section 18.5.


(c) UTOS reserves the right to request additional or

renewed credit evaluation materials at any time for

the purpose of reviewing a completed creditworthiness



(d) Upon completion of the qualification review process,

UTOS will promptly notify the Assigning Shipper and

the prospective Replacement Downstream Shipper, by

facsimile, whether the proposed assignment has been

accepted. Approved assignments will be effected in

accordance with the procedures of this Section 18.


18.5 Making the Assignment Proposal. Any Assigning Shipper that

wants to make a proposal to assign firm capacity

("Assignment Proposal"), must inform UTOS by mail or

facsimile, of the particulars of the Assignment Proposal.

The information provided to UTOS by the Assigning Shipper

must be provided on the UTOS Assignment Proposal Form, as

set forth on Sheet Nos. 320-323 of this tariff, and must

include the following:


(a) The Assigning Shipper's legal name, and the name,

title, address, telephone number, and facsimile number

of the individual responsible for authorizing the