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Williams to appoint three new independent directors

The Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE: WMB) today announced that it intends to appoint three new, independent directors to its Board of Directors, to be effective prior to the Company's 2016 Annual Meeting. With these additions, the Williams Board will be expanded to 10 directors, all of whom will stan... Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Williams reports first quarter 2016 financial results

Q 2016 Adjusted EBITDA is $1.056 Billion, up 15% WPZ Fee-Based Revenues up 5%; Represent 93% of Total Gross Margins 1Q Startup of Williams' Second Offgas Processing Plant Advances Unique Position in Canada Williams' Board Unanimously Committed to Enforcing Its Rights Under the Merger Agreement Ente... Thursday, May 5, 2016

Williams and Williams Partners announce 2016 capital and financing plan, cost reductions and fourth quarter operational update

WPZ 4Q Cash Distribution Coverage at Approximately 1.0x, Declares Distribution of $0.85, Consistent with Prior Quarter 4Q Operational Results Solid; Plan to Report Full 2015 Financial Results Feb. 17 WPZ 2016 Growth Capital Funding Needs Reduced Approximately $1 billion, or 32%, to $2 billion Plan ... Monday, January 25, 2016

WIlliams reports second quarter 2015 results; adjusted EBITDA of $1.02 billion

Williams (NYSE: WMB) today announced second-quarter 2015 adjusted EBITDA of $1.02 billion, compared with $770 million in second quarter 2014, an increase of $247 million, or 32 percent. The increase reflects higher adjusted EBITDA for Williams Partners resulting from the benefit of the Access Midst... Thursday, July 30, 2015

Williams to explore strategic alternatives

Williams (NYSE: WMB) today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a process to explore a range of strategic alternatives following receipt of an unsolicited proposal to acquire Williams in an all-equity transaction at a stated per share price of $64.00. The unsolicited proposal was con... Monday, June 22, 2015

Oil price, Plexus, Sound, Hurricane, Sundry-Williams-Tullow-Afren-IOG- And finally...

Oil price Last week the oil price fell a little, WTI was down 35 cents while Brent lost 85 cents amid various worries primarily led by substantial stock positions. Although the US inventory figures showed a continued draw, worldwide tankers are fully loaded and with deadline day in the Iran talks o... Monday, June 22, 2015

Three Upstream MLPs with the Discipline to Succeed in the Coming Recovery: RBC Analyst John Ragozzino

Are you ready for $74 per barrel oil? In this interview with The Energy Report, RBC's John Ragozzino tells us he's anticipating a V-shaped oil price recovery that could bode well for upstream master limited partnerships, the companies that invest in oil and gas assets and have been hit hard by lower... Thursday, April 30, 2015

Keith Meister appointed to Williams' Board of Directors

Williams (NYSE: WMB) announced today that Keith Meister has been elected to the company's Board of Directors. Meister currently serves as Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer of Corvex Management LP. Williams, Corvex and Soroban Capital Partners in February reached an agreement under w... Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Williams seeks FERC approval for 1.13 MMdth/day Hillabee Expansion Project to Southeast U.S.

Williams (NYSE: WMB) announce that Transco has filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to expand its pipeline system to serve the growing need for natural gas by electric generators, natural gas distributors and end-users in the southeastern United States. The Hill... Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Williams announces open season for Transco Western Marcellus Pipeline Project

Williams (NYSE: WMB) announce that it is initiating an open season from September 3 to September 29, 2014 for the Western Marcellus Pipeline Project, an expansion of the Transco interstate pipeline to provide incremental firm natural gas transportation capacity to growing markets in the Mid-Atlantic... Friday, September 5, 2014

Williams announces early termination of the Hart-Scott-Rodino waiting period for acquisition of access Midstream Partners

Williams (NYSE:WMB) announced that it received early termination of the required waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (HSR) with respect to the Company's previously announced acquisition from Global Infrastructure Partners II ('GIP') of its 50 per... Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Williams suspends investment in Bluegrass NGL Pipeline due to insufficient customer commitments

Williams (NYSE:WMB) has suspended capital investments in the Bluegrass Pipeline, a proposed natural-gas-liquids project, primarily in response to an insufficient level of firm customer commitments. The company continues to engage in discussions with potential customers regarding the scale and timing... Monday, April 28, 2014

Williams Partners provides update Rregarding April 23 incident at its Opal, Wyo., gas-processing facility

Williams Partners (NYSE:WPZ) is deploying safety measures and performing initial assessment of damage in a small area of one of the five plants on its 160-acre Opal, Wyo., gas-processing facility that was directly affected by a fire last week. In coordination with regulatory agencies, the company i... Monday, April 28, 2014

Williams Partners shuts down Opal., Wyo., gas processing facility after explosion and fire; no injuries

Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) and Williams (NYSE:WMB) reported Tuesday an explosion and fire at approximately 2 p.m. Mountain Time at their natural gas processing facility in Lincoln County, Wyo., near the town of Opal. There were no reported injuries or damage to property outside the facility.... Thursday, April 24, 2014

Williams Partners reports execution progress on Gulfstar One

Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) reported key construction milestones and progress on a tieback expansion as its proprietary Gulfstar FPS (Floating Production System) nears completion in the eastern deepwater Gulf of Mexico. The Gulfstar One project is the first spar-based floating production syst... Monday, March 24, 2014

Williams Partners completes acquisition of Williams' Canadian assets

Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) announced that it has completed the transaction to acquire Williams' (NYSE: WMB) currently in-service Alberta, Canada operations for $1.2 billion (USD). The partnership announced the agreement on Feb. 26. The assets include an oil sands offgas processing plant... Monday, March 3, 2014

Williams Partners signs agreement to acquire Williams' Canadian assets for $1.2 billion

Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Williams' (NYSE: WMB) currently in-service Alberta, Canada operations for $1.2 billion (USD). The parties plan to close the transaction on Feb. 28. The assets include an oil sands offgas processing plant nea... Thursday, February 27, 2014
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