Frac Sand Weekly News Digest

Nick Cook, Editor

Issue #476 | July 10, 2024

An even bigger than last week’s non-Permian E&P M&A to kick off this week’s newsletter! We’re kicking ourselves for not casually starting an E&P a few years ago because there’s billions to go around for quality acreage this year as E&P M&A bonanza continues.


In last week’s Question of the Week, “Last Mile” was picked as most likely category to see the most meaningful price improvement over the next 12 months. Contribute to this week’s question!


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

Devon Energy Nabs Williston Basin Driller in $5 Billion Deal

Devon Energy has agreed to acquire Grayson Mill Energy, a oil-and-gas producer in the Williston Basin, in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $5 billion.

Frac Crew Efficiency Hits New Record High

Some mindboggling numbers within.

LinkedIn Post: Pat Hinds

The labor movement among truck drivers in the Permian Basin highlights significant issues within the trucking industry, particularly those related to wages and working conditions.

U.S. April Oil Production Rose Again

Texas production increased by 53 kb/d in April to 5,636 kb/d.

In Other News… Frac Sand Rebrand, 2 Shale IPOs, Protest Convoy In The Dunes, Regulatory Power Drain, Beryl, New Name In Pile Game, & More…

After the holiday last week, we are catching up our coverage with these 10 notable quick hits below…

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