U-T Offshore System, L.L.C.
Third Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 06/01/1997, Docket: RP97-146-001, Status: Effective
Second Revised Sheet No. 35 Second Revised Sheet No. 35 : Superseded
Superseding: First Revised Sheet No. 35
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
1.15 The term "Currently Effective Contract Demand" shall mean the aggregate of the
maximum daily volumes of Gas, expressed in Dth per day, which U-TOS is obligated
to accept for transportation for the account of each firm shipper under U-TOS'
F.E.R.C. Gas Tariff, Original Volume No. 2, and Third Revised Volume No. 1.
1.16 The term "System" shall mean the pipeline and related facilities at the time
owned by U-TOS.
1.17 The term "Unaccounted For Gas" shall mean the difference between the sum of all
input volumes of Gas to the System and the sum of all output volumes of Gas from
the System, which difference shall include but shall not be limited to
compressor fuel, Gas vented (other than Gas vented pursuant to Section 7.13) and
Gas used and accounted for in pipeline operations, and Gas lost as a result of
an event of force majeure, the ownership of which cannot be reasonably
identified, adjusted to such degree as is practicable for variations in Gas
volumes due to the transportation of Associated Liquids during any given period
1.18 The term "Maximum Daily Volumes" shall mean a Maximum Daily Volume (MDV) of Gas
and Associated Liquids, expressed in Dth, stipulated by Shipper and U-TOS from
time to time for delivery at each Point of Receipt, the aggregate of all such
stipulated MDVs at points of receipt not to exceed the MDQ.
1.19 The term "Operator" shall mean the entity selected by U-TOS and which has
entered into a service agreement with U-TOS to operate the U-TOS System.
1.20 The term "Authorized Overrun" shall mean nominations of a Shipper, in excess of
contract MDV's, that U-TOS is obligated to schedule and transport, to the extent
of available capacity, under Section 7.8 of the General Terms and Conditions.
1.21 The term "Unauthorized Overrun" shall mean a delivery of gas to any U-TOS
receipt point, by a U-TOS Shipper, without a nomination for service at that
receipt point, as authorized by U-TOS in whole or in part under the scheduling
provisions of Section 7 of the General Terms and Conditions.
1.22 The term "Spot Market Price" shall mean the cost of gas as reported in the
Natural Gas Week, Gas Price Report, Texas Gulf Coast, Offshore.
1.23 The term "Business Day" shall mean Monday through Friday, excluding Federal
1.24 The term "nomination period" shall mean that period of time that the Shipper
includes in a nomination for gas service. All nominations must include begin
and end dates which shall not exceed the term of the Shipper's contract, and
shall not be less than one day.
1.25 The term "Nominating Agent" shall mean the party, other than the Shipper, who
has been designated in writing by the Shipper to act as Shipper's agent in
providing nominations and nomination changes to the Transporter, and to be
responsible for all other nomination related activities. Transporter will
assume that the designated Nominating Agent will remain the same from month to
month, until otherwise changed or revoked in writing by the Shipper.