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TSP/TSP Name:  8001703-EL PASO NATURAL GAS CO. L.L.C. Critical: Y
Notice Type Desc (1):  FORCE MAJEURE Notice Type Desc (2):  FORCE MAJEURE
Notice Eff Date/Time:  09/11/2023 11:46:49AM Notice End Date/Time:  09/12/2023 9:00:00am
Post Date/Time:  9/11/2023 11:46:49 AM Notice ID: 619272
Reqrd Rsp:  5 Rsp Date: 
Notice Stat Desc:  INITIATE Prior Notice: 
Subject:  Initial Force Majeure-Caprock Station #2
Notice Text:

Initial Force Majeure – Caprock Station – Unit #2


El Paso Natural Gas Company, L.L.C. (EPNG) has experienced an equipment failure associated with its Caprock Compressor Station Unit #2 and as such the unit is currently unavailable. Accordingly, the operational capacity through the CAPROCK N constraint will be reduced by 59,382 dekatherms (Dth/d) per day effective on September 12, 2023, Timely Cycle (Cycle 1). EPNG will be posting an updated maintenance notice to reflect the total impact through the CAPROCK N constraint.


EPNG will provide updates as more information becomes available.


This incident constitutes an event of Force Majeure under Section 11.3 of the General Terms and Conditions of EPNG's FERC Gas Tariff.


For scheduling questions, please call your scheduling representative at (800) 238-3764.


For operational and capacity information, please call Russ Pyeatt at (719) 520-3729, Dan English at (719) 520-4722, or Morgan McCasland at (719) 520-4339.


For media inquiries, please call Katherine Hill at (713) 369-9176.