Frac Sand Weekly News Digest

Nick Cook, Editor

Issue #419 | April 19, 2023

Lots of industry buzz leading up to this Friday’s Update in Houston. We still have a few spots left, but we’re nearly sold out: check it out!


(Also, really cool coincidence that Frac Sand Digest Issue #419 comes out on 4/19)


And now, the news…

This Week's News

Panel Preview – The State Of The Frac Sand Industry

Joseph Triepke previews this Friday's key panel at the Frac Sand Update.

Speaker Post: Collin McLelland, Digital Wildcatters

"This Friday, I'll be at the Houston Petroleum Club for the Annual Frac Sand Update where i'll be talking about the importance of storytelling in the oil and gas industry." - Collin

Haynesville Drilling Finally Responding To Gas Prices?

How has the rig count in both the Marcellus and Haynesville followed the price of nat gas?

Earnings Season Preview: 7 Critical Themes To Watch In The Oilfield

Oilfield earnings season will begin later this month, opening a window for market observers on several key thematic debates.

Speaker Post: Candace Rowell, Chesapeake Energy

"Thrilled to be a part of the 8th Annual Frac Sand Update hosted by Petroleum Connection on April 21st in Houston!"

Rig Preview: 4 Red Flags In March Permit Data

Deep dive into March permitting data in Texas shows deeper trends hiding underneath the surface level data.

Speaker Post: Charlie Crisp, Crisp Supply Chain Solutions

"a great topic with several industry experts on this panel. I’ve had several of our E&Ps reach out getting details to attend and look forward to seeing each of you at the conference." - Charlie

Reading & Northern wins marketing award

R & N was recognized for its development of a large Marcellus transload facility.

Frac Company Gives Update On The Loosening In Spot Frac Market; Shelves Expansion

More developments on the pressure pumping price pressure easing.

‘Load Up,’ Says Raymond James About These 2 ‘Strong Buy’ Stocks

Atlas Energy gets more love on the financial fronts.

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