Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) today announced that it intends to commence a public offering of 21,500,000 common units representing limited-partner interests, with a 30-day option for the underwriter to purchase up to an additional 3,225,000 common units. The units will be offered by Williams Partners pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement on file with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Williams Partners plans to use the net proceeds from the offering to repay amounts outstanding under the partnership's commercial paper program, to fund capital expenditures and for general partnership purposes.
Barclays is acting as the sole underwriter. A copy of the preliminary prospectus supplement and prospectus relating to the offering may be obtained by contacting Barclays c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, New York 11717, toll-free: (888) 603-5847, firstname.lastname@example.org.
This news release is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation of an offer to buy any of these securities and shall not constitute an offer, solicitation or sale in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale is unlawful. A copy of the preliminary prospectus supplement and related base prospectus may be obtained on the SEC website at www.sec.gov or from the underwriter:
|c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions|
|1155 Long Island Avenue|
|Edgewood, NY 11717|