Energy & Infrastructure

Midstream 101 Series

Staff Reports

Learn how things work with Midstream 101.

Midstream 101 is an educational look at Williams operations. You’ll learn how gas is gathered, to how it’s processed and compressed, along with how we keep our operations safe. We want you to understand how we operate and how we work to ensure public safety and environmental excellence every day. Plus, you’ll really impress your friends when you breakdown the differences between a processing facility and a compressor station!

Energy & Infrastructure

Midstream 101: The dictionary

In every business there is a laundry list of terms and acronyms that are used daily. Our list in the midstream …

Energy & Infrastructure

Midstream 101: Gas gathering

Gatherings are great, even if we are doing more of it these days via virtual meeting platforms like Zoom. By …

Energy & Infrastructure

Midstream 101: Compression

If pipelines provide the roadway for natural gas, compressors provide the drivers. Putting gas in the pipeline is …

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Midstream 101: Fractionation

When you hear the word fraction, you might picture a pepperoni pizza with two slices missing. You know, the one …

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Midstream 101: Control rooms

In another post, we learned that compressors continually pressurize natural gas in the pipelines to keep the gas …