Frac Sand Weekly News Digest

Nick Cook, Editor

Issue #399 | November 15, 2022

Your digest coming to you from San Antonio, Texas!


Great to see familiar faces coming into town last night and getting limbered up for our pre-conference golf outing. Tomorrow morning, our general sessions begin with opening remarks at 9am. For the 330+ of you already registered, we can’t wait to see you! If you’ve been waiting to see if your schedule would allow you to make it down, you’re in luck because we still have a few registration passes left.


We’ve included a few extra articles this week related on how to best prepare for attending a conference: enjoy!


And now, the news…

This Week's News

10 Things To Listen For This Week At The Big San Antonio Sand Conference Hosted By Petroleum Connection

Infill Thinking previews their biggest topics they're looking to discuss this week.

11th Annual Frac Sand Supply & Logistics Conference

Check out the agenda, the speakers, the sponsors, the fun.

10 things to prepare before attending a conference

Whether you are heading to your first conference or you are a seasoned regular, there are a few vital things you need to do in order to prepare and make the most of any conference or event.

Conferences 101: How To Prepare To Attend A Networking Event

The in-person conference circuit is heating up, and business professionals are eager to reconnect at events specific to their industry.

How to Get the Most From Your Conference Experience

Pete's webinar focused on his tips for how to make a successful conference.

Oil’s Other Strategic Reserve Is Running Low, Too

The inventory of drilled but uncompleted wells declined rapidly during the pandemic but has stabilized in recent months

Deals Announced For Two More Mini In-field Mines For The Permian… But These Might Be A Longer Term Play

More sand hyper-local sand capacity is in the works, but it might stay in the works for a while…

Boots On The Ground Update Confirms New Midland Mini Mine Operations

Over the past month or two, reports have been circling about a new mini frac sand plant in the Midland Basin.

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  • Frac Sand Equipment Expo Begins 9:00 am
  • Exhibitor Setup for Frac Sand Conference 1:00 pm
  • Frac Sand Equipment Expo Ends 4:00 pm
  • Speaker/Sponsor Reception at Frac Sand Equipment Expo 4:00 pm



  • Networking Breakfast in Exhibit Hall 8:00 am
  • General Sessions with Breaks in the Exhibit Hall 8:30 am
  • Conference Closes 12:00 pm
  • Exhibit Hall Beak Down & Move-Out 12:00 pm
  • Conference Golf Outing 1:00 pm


  • Frac Sand Equipment Expo 20'x40' Space $3,500
  • VIP Dinner on November 19th $7,500
  • Coffee Mugs $4,500
  • Notebook SOLD
  • Speaker/Sponsor Reception on November 18th SOLD
  • Conference Mobile App $3,000
  • Day 1 Kick-Off SOLD
  • Day 2 Kick-Off $3,000
  • Lanyard SOLD
  • Networking Lunch on November 19th SOLD
  • Networking Reception Glasses $3,000
  • Day 1 Morning Break (Video ad) $2,500
  • Day 1 Afternoon Break (Video ad) $2,500
  • Day 2 Morning Break (Video ad) $2,500
  • Day 2 Afternoon Break (Video ad) $2,500
  • Case Study 1 $2,500
  • Case Study 2 $2,500
  • Charging Station $2,500
  • Printed Program $2,500
  • Conference Wifi $2,000
  • Golf: Water Bottles SOLD
  • Golf: Hosted Hole (Beverage Station & Contest) $3,700
  • Golf: Hats $3,500
  • Golf: Cigars $3,200
  • Golf: Divot Tools $3,200
  • Golf: Balls $3,200
  • Golf: Towels $3,200

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