Under the tree: gratefulness

Under the tree: gratefulness

Just about everything under our Christmas tree this year was made from natural gas byproducts. The only things that weren’t – a harmonica and a coffee mug with the word “Grateful.” Between my son’s December birthday and Christmas, he received all kinds of NERF guns, flying toys, retro video games, lawn darts, a basketball, lava … Continue reading Under the tree: gratefulness

The heart of Williams shines through employee holiday giving

The heart of Williams shines through employee holiday giving

Across the country, Williams employees display their giving spirit. Whether it be toy drives, food drives, warm clothing drives, preparing care packages for our military or providing supplies for seniors, our employees are committed to making sure others in their community and those serving abroad have the happiest of holidays.   Some examples of holiday … Continue reading The heart of Williams shines through employee holiday giving

Eagle Scout on a mission to provide playground for students with special needs

Eagle Scout on a mission to provide playground for students with special needs

What do you get when you have an Eagle Scout with a mission to create something of value, a $5,000 grant provided by the Atlantic Sunrise Community Grant Program and a wide open space outside the special education classroom at Hegins-Hubley Elementary School? You get an all-inclusive playground geared towards the special needs of these … Continue reading Eagle Scout on a mission to provide playground for students with special needs

Enjoy cooking with gas this Holiday Season

Enjoy cooking with gas this Holiday Season

Susan Simpson, a senior communications specialist, has worked at  Williams for five years and enjoys cooking for family, relaxing by the (gas) fireplace and promoting the advantages of natural gas in the home. Christmas is fast approaching and with it, the opportunity to make culinary memories. I’ll be baking cookies for Santa, creating appetizers for … Continue reading Enjoy cooking with gas this Holiday Season

Williams’ NY pipeline project receives prestigious engineering award

Williams’ NY pipeline project receives prestigious engineering award

The American Council of Engineering Companies of New York has recognized Williams’ Rockaway Delivery Lateral project with its prestigious Platinum Engineering Excellence Award.    The award recognizes the engineering work associated with the Rockaway project, which was successfully placed into service in 2015. The 3-mile, 26-inch offshore pipeline provides natural gas from the existing Transco pipeline in New … Continue reading Williams’ NY pipeline project receives prestigious engineering award

IEA projects U.S. to become ‘undisputed leader’ in global oil & gas production

IEA projects U.S. to become ‘undisputed leader’ in global oil & gas production

The International Energy Agency’s 2017 World Energy Outlook projects America will become a net exporter of natural gas and oil by the end of the next decade. Energy independence is being made possible thanks to hydraulic fracturing, which has boosted oil and gas production in the U.S. to levels that are shaking up how the world consumes … Continue reading IEA projects U.S. to become ‘undisputed leader’ in global oil & gas production

Report: Gas power on the rise in the South

Report: Gas power on the rise in the South

Natural gas continues to fuel the power generation market in the southeastern U.S., accounting for 42 percent of electricity generation last year — far in excess of the national average of 34 percent. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, coal’s share of total electricity generation in the South declined over the past decade, from 50 … Continue reading Report: Gas power on the rise in the South

Thermal Imager – one small tool with a big impact

Thermal Imager – one small tool with a big impact

The Milton Fire Department in Milton, PA, just received a $7,500 grant from the Atlantic Sunrise Community Grant program for the purchase of a new thermal imager equipped with the latest detection technology. Joe Lupo, deputy chief of the Milton Fire Department, said their current thermal imager is approaching 20 year of service and having … Continue reading Thermal Imager – one small tool with a big impact

Restoring the pipeline right of way

Restoring the pipeline right of way

Installing pipeline infrastructure is a complex construction undertaking, requiring heavy equipment, sophisticated machinery and lots and lots of digging. However, not long after construction is complete, there’s actually very little evidence that a pipeline is underground. For example, just two years ago Williams installed an 11-mile pipeline lateral connecting its Transco natural gas pipeline to … Continue reading Restoring the pipeline right of way

Williams Lodge and Gathering Place superpark progress continues

Williams Lodge and Gathering Place superpark progress continues

In Williams’ headquarters community, progress continues on America’s largest privately developed park, A Gathering Place for Tulsa. Phase one is 100 acres of interactive playgrounds, paddle boating and kayaking, zip lines, water features, sports courts, restaurants and meandering trails along the banks of the Arkansas River. The park’s focal point will be Williams Lodge, a … Continue reading Williams Lodge and Gathering Place superpark progress continues