|[January 17, 2013]
New Employer RCW Energy Services Donates $10,000 to Pleasanton Library for Computers, Workstations
PLEASANTON, Texas --(Business Wire)--
RCW Energy Services likes to make a good impression.
In anticipation of opening a new office here this month that will
eventually create 40 local jobs, the water transfer company has donated
$10,000 to provide computers and workstations for Pleasanton's planned
RCW President Glenn O. Young presented the unexpected contribution to
Mayor Clint Powell at the City Council meeting this evening.
"We're expanding our operations in the Eagle Ford Shale and wanted to
demonstrate in a concrete way that we intend to be good citizens of our
adopted community," Young said.
"We are delighted to welcome RCW Energy Services to Pleasanton and are
most appreciatve of this significant contribution to a project so near
and dear to our hearts," said Mayor Powell. "We also appreciate the
local jobs being created and look forward to working with RCW in the
"Just a couple of weeks before Christmas, I received a call from RCW
Energy Services asking where they might make a meaningful contribution
to the community as a goodwill gesture," said City Manager Bruce
Pearson. "Our new library and community center was a perfect fit. This
was a wonderful holiday surprise for which we're extremely grateful."
Young introduced RCW's Pleasanton Regional Operations Manager Erik
Schaal to city officials and said the company plans an April grand
opening for its new office at 4741 County Road 43, just outside the
city. Schaal, a University of Texas at Tyler graduate, plans to move to
the area with his wife and children after their third child is born in
RCW provides efficient, environmentally responsible water transfer
services to the oil and gas industry for use in fracking operations,
temporarily linking local water sources to drill sites. Hydraulic
fracturing has provided the key to unlocking vast oil and gas resources
in tight rock formations such as the Eagle Ford Shale. The company is
headquartered in Carrollton, TX, and operates in Texas, Oklahoma and
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