Region: Pennsylvania

Historic Pennsylvania recreation trail gets boost from Williams

Historic Pennsylvania recreation trail gets boost from Williams

Williams is helping complete conversion of the long-abandoned Northern Electric Trolley corridor in northeast Pennsylvania into a recreational trail for hikers and bikers. In advance of National Hiking Trails Day on June 4, The Conservation Fund and Countryside Conservancy announced the protection of an 18-acre property in Dalton that is one of the final remaining […]

More than an internship: summer program exceeds standards

More than an internship: summer program exceeds standards

We’re excited to welcome Williams’ Intern Class of 2022! Today, 60 students from 19 universities and technical schools are reporting to 15 of our locations across the country to begin our summer university and operations technician internship programs. We plan to exceed the standard and provide them with much more than an internship! “At Williams, […]

Picture this: Volunteer Week 2022

Picture this: Volunteer Week 2022

Building houses, landscaping, packaging food and helping students! These are some of the many activities during Williams inaugural Volunteer Week. We have hundreds of employees helping nonprofits in 18 states. More than 160 projects total! Strong community involvement is at the heart of Williams. Williams Volunteer Week builds on the company’s long tradition of being […]

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Hundreds of employees to give back during inaugural Volunteer Week

In a nationwide show of community support, hundreds of Williams employees will give their energy to complete more than 160 projects across 18 states as part of the company’s inaugural Volunteer Week, April 22-29. “Strong community involvement is at the heart of Williams, driven by our core value to be responsible stewards,” said Alan Armstrong, […]

Williams Fieldhouse will be key feature of Pennsylvania recreation center

Williams Fieldhouse will be key feature of Pennsylvania recreation center

A much-needed indoor recreation center is planned in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, with Williams committing $1.5 million over five years to build a large fieldhouse key to the future complex. Ground will break later this year on the Williams Fieldhouse in Lenox Township, which is within the Susquehanna River Supply Hub operating region. “We are honored […]

Career development focus: operations supervisors

Career development focus: operations supervisors

There’s a reason that “super” is in the name. Operations supervisors have a uniquely complex and challenging role. Each day can be different as they flex between enterprise and day-to-day responsibilities. They’re primarily responsible for the front-line management of our operations technicians but also manage staffing levels to perform work safely, review and approve work […]

Ten stories you might have missed in 2021

Ten stories you might have missed in 2021

As we wrap up 2021, we look back to some of the stories we shared. From Executive Perspectives to New Energy Ventures to the latest newsroom content,  we’ve shared how Williams is looking to the future while providing critical infrastructure, celebrating communities and championing employees. More favorites from 2021: With eyes on a clean energy […]

Energy expansion provides reliability this winter

Energy expansion provides reliability this winter

Just in time for this winter’s heating season, Williams has fully completed an energy reliability project in the northeast. The Leidy South expansion helps the existing Transco pipeline system transport an additional 582,400 dekatherms of natural gas supply per day, which is enough to meet the daily needs of approximately 2.5 million homes. The project […]

New Williams lab provides hands-on learning for Lackawanna College students

New Williams lab provides hands-on learning for Lackawanna College students

At the School of Petroleum and Natural Gas at Lackawanna College, students aren’t learning about natural gas operations in theory alone. They are getting a hands-on education in the new Williams lab, where they learn to operate and maintain compressor engines and other oil and gas equipment donated by industry partners. “That’s the type of […]

Tiny house and tiny fish big deal for Patriots Cove refuge

Tiny house and tiny fish big deal for Patriots Cove refuge

A tiny house and tiny fish brought Tunkhannock High School students to Patriots Cove as part of several programs sponsored by Williams. Patriots Cove is an 18-acre refuge in northeast Pennsylvania that offers fishing and other activities for military veterans, first responders and caregivers. Last month, students released trout fingerlings as part of a Trout […]

Williams donates 3D printers used for face shields to area schools

Williams donates 3D printers used for face shields to area schools

3D printers used by Williams engineer Andrew Hayek to create face shields for hospital workers are now educational tools for area youth. Hayek used the machines, two purchased by Williams, to make more than 800 face shields last year, as the pandemic surged and supplies were low at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, Pennsylvania. Hayek’s […]

Engineering a future for future engineers

Engineering a future for future engineers

As part of a leadership program with the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), employee Chris Dawson is promoting careers in our industry to young engineers and touting the benefits of volunteering for a professional society. Dawson, a systems planning engineer, works out of our Pittsburgh office and joined Williams’ GIS team in 2012 after […]