Frac Sand Weekly News Digest

Nick Cook, Editor

Issue #392 | September 28, 2022

Pressure pumpers are pushing rebundling, new damp sand plant announced, and the US government still needs to restock a very low strategic oil reserve.


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And now, the news…

This Week's News

Pressure Pumpers Step Up Rebundling Pressure

The bidding strategy for pressure pumpers has shifted after the logistical challenges of 2022.

America Has Lost Its Oil Buffer

The Strategic Petroleum Reserve is at historically low levels, when there are still many supply uncertainties.

The Permian Sand Market Is Looking Tight In September & October

Mine-gate prices for Permian local sand are on the rise here in September, and October is looking tight as a drum too.

New Damp Sand Plant Now Open Near Kermit

New sand plant open with an innovative technology for drying out their sand...

Pioneers Of ‘Fracking’ Talk About Its Technical Evolution

Interview discussion on creating value through fracking.

Stress-Testing The 2023 Shale Outlook As Oil Sinks Below $80

If this big oil price correction sticks and oil prices settle out in the $80s for next year vs. $100 for much of this year, what will that do to the outlook?

SIMO FRAC… It’s Just NOT For Everyone!

While nearly one out of five US land oil & gas operators have tried Simo Frac’s and report on average 27% completion efficiencies, recent feedback reveals that the use of this completion technique is not for everyone.

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