Five groups on the Sonat system (Birmingham Group, South MainZone 2, Atlanta Group, South Main Zone 3 and East of Wrens) becamesubject to an OFO Type 3 Monday.

Tennessee advised shippers late Friday evening that theYscloskey (LA) Processing Plant located at Main Line Valve 529 onthe 500 Line in South Louisiana had shut down due to a mechanicalfailure. This will cause a higher than normal Btu content for allgas flowing downstream of MLV 529, Tennessee said. However,operator Dynegy said some Yscloskey processing had resumed Sundaymorning and that it expected to have the plant at 100% operationagain today.

Florida Gas Transmission has again extended the anticipatedcompletion date of hydrostatic testing on two sections of its 22-inchmainline immediately downstream of Station 4 (Matagorda County, TX) inZone 1. The work, which began Oct. 20 (see Daily GPI, Sept. 27, 2000) and originally wasscheduled to conclude Nov. 30 before the deadline was postponedtwice, now is expected to end Feb. 1, FGT said Monday.

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