Northwest Pipeline Corporation

First Revised Volume No. 1-A

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Effective Date: 10/27/1993, Docket: RP93-199-000, Status: Effective

First Revised Sheet No. 317-D First Revised Sheet No. 317-D : Effective

Superseding: Original Sheet No. 317-D


Firm Transportation





Shipper shall coordinate the construction of such facilities

with Transporter so that Transporter may reasonably have

inspectors at the site during construction. Shipper assumes full

responsibility and liability and agrees to hold Transporter

harmless from any liability of any nature arising from the

installation of such facilities by Shipper or by a third party for



(e) Transporter or Shipper shall not construct or modify any

facilities hereunder, except such facilities as are defined by

Section 1(b) of this TF-1 Rate Schedule. Such facilities may not

compromise the operational integrity of Transporter's pipeline

system. Construction is subject to acquiring any necessary

regulatory approvals.


(f) Transporter reserves the right to seek a waiver of the foregoing

facilities reimbursement policy, for good cause shown, during any

proceeding before the Commission instituted under Section 7 of the

Natural Gas Act. Nothing in this policy statement shall require

Transporter to file an application for a certificate of public

convenience and necessity under Section 7(c) of the Natural Gas

Act or from contesting an application for service filed pursuant

to Section 7(a) of the Natural Gas Act.


(g) If in its sole discretion Transporter determines that joint

ownership of the facilities will not be detrimental to

Transporter's system, Transporter will offer Shipper the option to

acquire an ownership interest in the facilities in proportion of

the amount of construction costs for which Shipper is responsible

pursuant to Section 11(a) hereof.


This Section 11 pertains to receipt and delivery facilities. It

is not intended to limit who may own, operate, install or pay for

facilities upstream of a receipt point or downstream of a delivery

point. It is the Shipper's responsibility to assure that all facilities

installed and owned by Shipper or any other party upstream of a receipt

point or downstream of a delivery point comply with all applicable

governmental regulations and design requirements for their intended use

(i.e., pressure, control, etc.).