Effective today, Northern Border is lifting a firm-only restriction on its 42-inch Monchy/Port of Morgan to Ventura segment. The constraint had been implemented Wednesday due to compressor station outages upstream of Ventura (see Daily GPI, Oct. 4).

El Paso Field Services has scheduled its annual maintenance shutdown of the Waha Plant for Oct. 7-12. Fourteen gathering systems will be shut in.

National Fuel Gas Supply is holding an open season through Oct. 31 for 20,000 Dth/d of long-term FT capacity for Leidy (PA) Hub deliveries beginning April 1, 2002. Available receipt points are Tennessee at Rose Lake, Dominion at Ellisburg and Columbia Gas at Independence; gas may be delivered to Transco and/or Texas Eastern at Leidy. National said it will not consider any discount requests for the service. Shippers may request all or part of the total volume. Call Joe Kolis at (716) 857-7520 for more information.

Capacity of the San Juan Crossover will remain restricted to 570 MMcf/d until repairs are completed on an air leak in the Lincoln Station’s turbine, El Paso said.

Panhandle Eastern has scheduled an outage of its Lebanon Lateral interconnect with Texas Eastern to install a flow control valve beginning at 8 a.m. CDT Oct. 23. The work will last about two days and eight hours, Panhandle said.

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