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Williams Companies, Inc.

Latest Wiilliams Companies News

Dearborn to serve as senior VP of NGL, Petchem services at Williams

Energy infrastructure company Williams has named John Dearborn as senior vice president of NGL & Petchem Services. Dearborn will oversee Williams' and Williams Partners' natural gas liquids and olefins business and operations.

Kinda spooky revisited: Natural gas rig count, production and productivity

On Monday as record setting Hurricane Sandy was plowing into the East Coast, another record was quietly being broken. That record was all time US natural gas production. According to Bentek numbers it increased to 64.9 Bcf/d (total natural gas production less NGLs and other shrinkage, lower 48 states).

Williams Partners announces $2.5B acquisition in Marcellus Shale

Williams Partners LP, a limited partnership formed by The Williams Companies Inc., is about to make its presence – and earnings potential – known in both the Marcellus and Utica shales with a recently announced acquisition and joint venture.

Weekly Update: BHP Billiton swoops on PetroHawk Energy in $15.1 billion acquisition

In this week's deals, BHP Billiton made its second major move into the US shale sector with a $15.1 billion acquisition including debt of Petrohawk Energy.

Weekly Update: Energy Transfer Equity regains pole position in race to acquire Southern Union

Energy Transfer Equity LP regained control this week in the battle to acquire Texas-based Southern Union Co. Three weeks ago, the company had made an initial approach and signed an agreement with SUG, only for Williams Cos. to swoop in with a better offer (around $8.6B).

Weekly Update: Williams bid sparks takeover war

Williams Companies has ignited a takeover battle with Energy Transfer Equity LP for the acquisition of Houston-based Southern Union Co., which owns one of the biggest natural gas pipeline networks in the US, serving the Southeast, Midwest and Great Lake markets.

Hess capex includes Tioga plant expansion

New York-based Hess Corporation announced its 2011 capital and exploratory budget of $5.6 billion on Jan. 7, nearly all of which is targeted for exploration and production: $3.1 billion for production, $1.6 billion for developments, and $900 million for exploration.

Hess capex includes Tioga plant expansion

New York-based Hess Corporation announced its 2011 capital and exploratory budget of $5.6 billion on Jan. 7, nearly all of which is targeted for exploration and production: $3.1 billion for production, $1.6 billion for developments, and $900 million for exploration.

OGJ 150

Revenue, net income show small increases in 4Q2012

May 1, 2013 Revenues for the group of publicly-traded US-based companies tracked by Oil & Gas Journal and Oil & Gas Financial Journal grew in the final...

Helix completes sale of oil and gas business

Feb 6, 2013 Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc.has closed the previously announced sale of Energy Resource Technology GOM Inc. (ERT), the company’s oil and gas s...

Revenue, net income drop sharply in 3Q12

Feb 1, 2013 Revenues for the group of publicly-traded US-based companies tracked by Oil & Gas Journal and Oil & Gas Financial Journal continued their d...

WPX Energy makes natural gas discovery in Niobrara formation

Jan 23, 2013 Tulsa, OK-based oil and gas exploration and production company WPX Energy said January 22 that a recent Niobrara gas discovery in western Colorado ...

Helix to divest oil and gas subsidiary to grow well intervention business

Dec 13, 2012 International offshore energy company Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc. has agreed to sell its oil and gas subsidiary to privately-held upstream oi...

OGFJ 100P

FourPoint raises $1B in capital, partners with EnerVest in Anadarko Basin

Jan 31, 2014 FourPoint Energy LLC has acquired certain producing and undeveloped oil and gas properties and related midstream assets in the Western Anadarko Bas...

OGFJ100P company update

Jul 11, 2013 Independent research firm IHS Herold Inc. has provided OGFJ with updated production data for our periodic ranking of US-based private E&P compa...

Maverick Brothers Energy gets $35M in equity capital from Post Oak Energy

Apr 8, 2013 Post Oak Energy Capital LP, through investment partnerships it manages, has commitment of $35 million in equity capital to privately held explorati...

Midstates Petroleum to acquire Anadarko Basin assets from Panther Energy

Apr 4, 2013

OGFJ100P company update

Jan 1, 2013 Independent research firm IHS Herold Inc. has provided OGFJ with updated production data for our periodic ranking of US-based private E&P compa...

Oil & Gas Companies

Cunningham Energy plans ‘Dragon’s Breath’ horizontal well program

Cunningham Energy LLC is planning three additional new shallow horizontal oil wells to be drilled in Clay County, West Virginia, from the “Dragon’s Breath” pad, with specified measured depths ranging from 4,750 feet to 5,200 feet.

L&L Energy to voluntarily delist from NASDAQ

L&L Energy Inc., a US-based company with energy (coal) operations in China, has notified NASDAQ Stock Market LLC of its intention to voluntarily delist its common stock (LLEN) from the NASDAQ.

Weatherford to move headquarters to Ireland

Weatherford International Ltd. has made plans to move its corporate headquarters from Switzerland to Ireland, after the Swiss government handed investors authority to rein in top-level executive pay.

Cantex Energy announces new president, headquarters

Cantex Energy Corp. reports that its board of directors has hired Paul Henley as CEO and president. Additionally, the company’s corporate headquarters will be moved to Dallas, Texas.

Weatherford to cut back Venezuela operations

This year, Weatherford International Ltd. plans to reduce its operations in Venezuela, while expanding its operations in Russia, according to Reuters.

Oil Basins receives grant for Derby Block

The Western Australian Department of Mines and Petroleum has confirmed to Oil Basins Ltd. that the grant of the Derby Block (formerly 5/07-EP), as Permit EP 487, has been made for a period of six years.

Petronas and Shell find oil in Limbayong field offshore Sabah

Malaysia's national oil and gas company Petroliam Nasional Berhad (Petronas) and Royal Dutch Shell plc have made an oil discovery offshore Sabah, Malaysia.