Antero Midstream Partners LP was incorporated in Delaware in October 2013. The Company is a limited partnership formed by Antero Resources Corporation to own, operate and develop the midstream energy assets to service its production. The Company operates in two segments Gathering and compression and Fresh water distribution. The gathering and compression segment includes a network of gathering pipelines and compressor stations that collects natural gas from Antero's operations in the Marcellus and Utica Shales. The fresh water distribution segment includes two fresh water distribution systems that distribute fresh water from the Ohio River and several other regional water sources for well completion operations in Antero's Marcellus and Utica Shale operating area.