Frac Sand Weekly News Digest

Nick Cook, Editor

Issue #474 | June 26, 2024

Top highlights for your Wednesday morning:

  1. Details on a proposed NWS frac sand mine.
  2. Article highlighting the evolution in OFS outlook sentiments over the past six months.
  3. Industry survey highlights the state of the industry.
  4. Vitreo Minerals is making more mainstream news related to their proximity mine in BC.


Read these stories and more as we’ve got you updated on the latest in the frac sand industry!


And now, the news…

This Week's News

Question of the Day

Which of these three Natural Gas-focused regions do you think are poised for the strongest med/long-term growth?

Permian Permits Perk Up

A little ray of sunshine for your morning: Permian permits are ticking upwards.

Frac Sand Mine Proposed on Hwy. 30

Lots of details about the extent of the operations for Minnesota Sands.

Dunes Sagebrush Lizard Listed as Endangered: What it Means for Permian Producers and Frac Sand Availability

This article outlines the key takeaways from this rule, as well as the future actions FWS is likely to take as to the DSL.

How Has The Shale OFS Outlook Evolved Over The Past 6 Months?

A quick update on how OFS industry expectations have been evolving this year.

A mine proposed in B.C. would supply the fracking industry — by way of 55,000 truck trips per year

As B.C.’s LNG industry heats up, a company is proposing to mine silica sand — used in fracking — in B.C.’s interior forests. Here’s what you need to know.

The Risk/Reward Profile Of OFS Investing Today

How do you feel about the risk/reward of investing in an oilfield service business today?

Oil Giants Exxon and Chevron to Develop Drilling in Algeria

Algeria has begun reaping the fruits of the 2019 hydrocarbons law, which paved the way to attract giant international oil and gas companies to invest in the large country of the African continent.

What Will E&P M&A Do To The OFS Markets?

How do you think E&P M&A will change the oilfield service market over the medium term?

Increased Demand Lifted Atlas Energy Solutions in Q1

Atlas does well post-acquisition of Hi-Crush.

Just The E&P Responses To Our 2024 Mid-Year Survey

E&Ps weigh in on Infill Thinking's mid-year survey to provide the end customer outlook.

Mid-Year 2024 Oilfield Survey Results Are In!

Infill's survey results totaled up on the state of the industry.

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