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2011-09-06 16:26:00

TULSA, Okla., Sept. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Williams (NYSE: WMB) announced today it plans to increase the annual dividend on its common stock by 25 percent, to $1.00 per share. The company also outlined a new dividend policy that supports continued 10 to 15 percent annual dividend growth. The dividend increase announced today is effective with Williams' quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share to be paid in December 2011. The new, $0.25 quarterly dividend is double what the company paid in...

2011-09-01 10:09:00

TULSA, Okla., Sept. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: MMP) announced today that it is proceeding with the reversal and conversion of a portion of the partnership's 18-inch Houston-to-El Paso pipeline to crude oil service. The reversed pipeline system is expected to have an initial capacity of 135,000 barrels per day (bpd) to refiners in Houston and Texas City, supported by long-term committed volumes for a portion of this capacity. "Magellan is pleased to...

2011-08-31 09:13:00

TULSA, Okla., Aug. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) announced today that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has approved a proposal to expand its Transco natural gas pipeline to provide an additional 225,000 dekatherms of incremental firm natural gas transportation capacity to serve growing markets in the Southeast region. The Mid-South Expansion project is designed to provide service on the Transco natural gas pipeline to the City of LaGrange, Ga.,...

2011-08-16 12:00:00

BUFFALO, N.Y., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pipetel Technologies has inspected 2.5 miles of pipeline operated by Southern California Gas Company (SoCalGas) using a self-propelled robot in place of conventional internal inspection tools sometimes referred to as "smart pigs." The stretch of pipeline had been deemed "unpiggable," due to lack of flow needed to push the inspection tool through the pipeline. As part of SoCalGas' pipeline integrity management program, Pipetel was contracted to...

2011-08-15 07:15:00

SHANGHAI, Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- After two years' success, 3rd Asia Pipeline Summit 2011 is organized by Global Leaders Institute and supported by Asia & Pipeline Cooperation Center of China (AGPRCC). 3rd Asia Pipeline Summit, which is the No.1 oil & gas pipeline summit in China, will return this year on November 16th - 17th at Hotel New Otani Chang Fu Gong Beijing, China This year this summit will focus on "how to improve the operation and management level of oil and...

2011-08-11 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) is committed to safety and is reminding customers to "call 811 before you dig" in the garden or at construction sites. Calling 811 or Underground Service Alert will help customers to avoid possible injury or damage to hidden gas lines or service interruption. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110110/MM27708LOGO) Even if customers are doing relatively minor projects such as putting up a new wall or...

2011-08-09 05:00:00

ROANOKE, Va., Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Meridium Inc., the global leader in asset performance management (APM) software and consulting solutions, today announced that Gladstone Liquefied Natural Gas (GLNG) in Queensland, Australia, has selected Meridium as the platform for its enterprise-wide APM initiative. The GLNG plant, which began construction earlier this year, is a joint venture between some of the world's largest energy providers: Santos, Australia's largest producer of natural...

2011-08-03 19:28:53

U.S. production of ethanol for fuel has been rising quickly, topping 13 billion gallons in 2010. With the usual rail, truck and barge transport methods under potential strain, existing gas pipelines might be an efficient alternative for moving this renewable fuel around the country. But researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) caution that ethanol, and especially the bacteria sometimes found in it, can dramatically degrade pipelines. At a conference this week,*...

2011-08-03 00:00:31

Amid calls for additional regulation of gas pipelines, maintaining high levels of performance is more critical than ever, global energy consulting company says. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 02, 2011 Solomon Associates, the leading performance improvement company for the global energy industry, has embarked on its 2011 Natural Gas Transmission System Performance Analysis (NGTS Study) to help pipeline operators stay competitive in today's challenging market conditions and heightened regulatory...

2011-08-02 15:05:00

TULSA, Okla., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ONEOK Partners, L.P. (NYSE: OKS) today announced second-quarter 2011 earnings of 67 cents per unit on a split-adjusted basis, compared with 37 cents per unit for the second quarter 2010 on a split-adjusted basis. Net income attributable to ONEOK Partners was $171.1 million for the second quarter 2011, compared with $105.0 million for the same period in 2010. Year-to-date 2011 net income attributable to ONEOK Partners was $322.0 million, or $1.25...