2011
Williams Companies and others v. Venezuela (I) The Williams Companies, International Holdings B.V., WilPro Energy Services (El Furrial) Limited and WilPro Energy Services (Pigap II) Limited v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (I) (ICSID Case No. ARB/11/10)
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
Netherlands

United Kingdom
Rights under long term agreements for gas supply in Venezuela; ownership and operation of gas compression and injection plants.
Claims arising out of the Government's termination of claimants' long term agreements entered into with the national oil company PDVSA for gas compression and injection and gas supply in Venezuela, followed by the seizure of their assets under a nationalisation decree and the alleged failure to comply with payment obligations for services rendered before the companies' nationalisation.
Primary: B - Mining and quarrying
Tertiary: D - Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply
6 - Extraction of crude petroleum and natural gas
35 - Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply
ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes)
ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes)
Tribunal not constituted
Order of the Secretary-General Taking Note of the Discontinuance of the Proceeding Pursuant to ICSID Arbitration Rule 45 dated 8 February 2017
Data not available
Data not available
Data not available
Not applicable - settled or discontinued before decision on liability
None