Pete Cook, Editor
Issue #327 | June 16, 2021
We have a variety of frac sand related news this week. Enjoy!
And now, the news…
Trucking has been one of the biggest pain points for the frac supply chain in 2021.
Analyze truck drive times and distances from sand mines or transloading sites to live DUC and permit locations and calculate potential sand demand from DUCs and well permits.
Bids being accepted through July for large assortment of frac sand equipment.
U.S. Well Services is bound by a contract to pay more than $48M for frac sand it never took.
While readers that work for or provide services to these big E&Ps (or pay attention to company disclosures) may know the operator’s current rig count or fleet count, building history on their rigs, fleets, completions, and DUCs comparatively provides a good framework for thinking about each operators’ development program. The interplay of these metrics has predictive power when examined over time.
Brazil and Mexico are beginning to emerge from the pandemic and that’s boosting demand for road fuel in economies that buy more U.S. gasoline and diesel than any other foreign nation.
In this monthly report, we will analyze the latest developments in the 4 major US tight oil basins, which includes the Permian, Williston, Eagle Ford and the DJ-Niobrara.
Two years ago we saw Dallas-based Eagle Materials Inc., slightly reeling from a fracking sand production play, heed an activist investor’s proposal for a Light Materials (wallboard, paperboard) and Heavy Materials (cement, aggregates, concrete) business split.
Pennsylvania's counties and municipal governments will see the lowest level of annual fee revenue they get from Marcellus Shale gas wells, as drilling slowed and prices sank during the pandemic, the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission said Monday.
The U.S. economy and its residents clearly are looking forward to the end of the pandemic era and the opening of the economy.
Proppant-sand quietly became a significant and expensive ingredient of fracking recipes in the shale revolution. But new data from shale wells that used smaller proppant-sand has revealed a significant uplift in gas and oil flowrates.
The world's largest oil and gas companies increased investment in clean energy by 34% in 2020, despite a 6% fall in global energy demand caused by the coronavirus pandemic, according to new research.
The program targeted the premium, high-value white sand horizon, with results aimed at delineating a reserve classification for the first 10 years of white sand only production.
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