Frac Sand Weekly News Digest

Nick Cook, Editor

Issue #422 | May 10, 2023

Three basins discussing new sand coming online, public sand company results, assets for sale, and more.


And now, the news…

This Week's News

Keep An Eye On These Two NEW Midland Basin Sand Mine Sites

There’s yet another new name to put on your radar screen if you care about Permian frac sand.

CN: Operational improvements will enable significant volume growth

Executives outlined carload growth projects across CN’s Canadian network, including bulk commodities.

Haynesville E&Ps Are Getting A New Local Sand Mine

Ownership of new frac sand entrant share details about new supply coming online in the Haynesville.

For Sale: Four RBT Units

If you would like to be introduced to the seller, email us!

DJ Basin Operator Talks About Local Sand Adoption

On their earnings call yesterday, they talked about their adoption of new local sand supply in Colorado.

Atlas Energy Solutions Announces First Quarter 2023 Results

Bud Brigham: "In terms of growth capex, we are progressing nicely on our Kermit facility expansion, which we expect to come online, on-time and on-budget, later this year, which should increase our Company’s production approximately 50%.

Growth & Logistics Take Center Stage In Atlas Energy Solution’s First Report As A Public Company

Atlas Energy Solutions has provided their first earnings release as a public company.

Smart Sand, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2023 Results

Charles Young highlights the growth, especially their future in the Canadian frac sand space.

Public Pressure Pumper Points – Takeaways From Last Weeks Calls

Last week, conference calls from several public pressure pumpers including NexTier, Patterson-UTI, and RPC Inc. focused on what’s relevant to frac market participants.

Pneumatic Trailers for Sale

Check out the LinkedIn post for details.

E&P Talk Heats Up On Service Cost Relief

More in depth analysis from E&P earnings calls.

Catching Up On Earnings… ProPetro Takeaways For The Frac Market

Echoing things we've heard throughout the industry on the last round of calls.

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