Thankful for energy independence

Thankful for energy independence

Sara Delgado, a communications specialist and 19-year Williams employee, wrote this post. This is part of an occasional series called #Natgas Mom. I feel fortunate to be free. I’ve never served in the military but I’m thankful for those who have sacrificed their lives for my freedom. My eyes welled up on Memorial Day watching my … Continue reading Thankful for energy independence

NGLs 101: Americans love their independence and their propane grills

NGLs 101: Americans love their independence and their propane grills

As Americans prepare to celebrate America’s Independence Day with family and friends, it turns out a member of the natural gas liquids (NGLs) family will play an important role for many Americans on the 4th of July. The Hearth, Patio and Barbecue Association (HPBA) says gas grills are easily the most popular style of grill … Continue reading NGLs 101: Americans love their independence and their propane grills

Williams and Cabot continue pipe donations

Williams and Cabot continue pipe donations

Williams and Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation continued their efforts to support Pennsylvania vocational / technical schools this week, donating approximately $30,000 in pipeline materials to the Northumberland County Career and Technology Center in Coal Township. The donation follows a similar donation made to the Columbia-Montour Area Vocational-Technical School in Bloomsburg, Pa., last week. The donation of … Continue reading Williams and Cabot continue pipe donations

Williams gathers public feedback on pipeline project

Williams gathers public feedback on pipeline project

About 75 people attended two public open houses this week in Pennsylvania and New Jersey to learn more about Williams’ recently announced Northeast Supply Enhancement Project. The open houses provide interested parties with an opportunity to meet project personnel, review maps, learn more about the regulatory process, ask questions and share feedback. The proposed Northeast Supply Enhancement … Continue reading Williams gathers public feedback on pipeline project

NGLs 101: Did dinosaurs create natural gas liquids?

NGLs 101: Did dinosaurs create natural gas liquids?

Can that smartphone in your hand trace its roots back to a Brontosaurus dinosaur? Some 1920s era scientists apparently thought fossil fuels were the remains of dead dinosaurs. That may explain why an energy company (Sinclair Oil) adopted a big green Brontosaurus (called Dino) as the company’s official mascot back in 1930. Yes, smartphones are … Continue reading NGLs 101: Did dinosaurs create natural gas liquids?

Safety is highest priority for our Line Locators

Safety is highest priority for our Line Locators

This is Line Locator Appreciation Week and Williams thanks our employees for their critical role in keeping property owners and excavators safe as well as preventing third-party damage to our pipelines. Line locators are deployed to mark Williams’ pipelines when excavators and property owners call 811. The line locators face many challenges to get the … Continue reading Safety is highest priority for our Line Locators

Video: Gulf Trace – unique purpose, distinctive technique

Video: Gulf Trace – unique purpose, distinctive technique

For the first time, the continental U.S. has become an exporter of liquefied natural gas (LNG). And, Williams Partners is playing a key role in opening the door to this international market for America’s abundant natural gas. Texas-based Cheniere Energy Inc. recently made it first international shipment of LNG from its Sabine Pass LNG export … Continue reading Video: Gulf Trace – unique purpose, distinctive technique

$30K in pipe materials donated to Columbia-Montour Career Tech Center

$30K in pipe materials donated to Columbia-Montour Career Tech Center

BLOOMSBURG, PA — Students preparing for potential careers in Pennsylvania’s natural gas industry are benefitting from approximately $30,000 in natural gas pipeline materials that were donated and delivered to the Columbia-Montour Area Vocational-Technical School in Bloomsburg, Pa. this afternoon. The donation, which was made by Williams and local natural gas producer Cabot Oil & Gas … Continue reading $30K in pipe materials donated to Columbia-Montour Career Tech Center

A heartfelt salute to the Hero Dog

A heartfelt salute to the Hero Dog

A state and a nation are paying respects to a national hero. Bretagne (pronounced Brittany), the search-and-rescue golden retriever owned by Williams employee Denise Corliss, died Monday in Cypress, Texas. Bretagne was 16 years old and the last surviving search-and-rescue dog to have served our country after the Sept. 11 attacks. Denise and Bretagne spent … Continue reading A heartfelt salute to the Hero Dog