Frac Sand Weekly News Digest

Pete Cook, Editor

Issue #264

Hopefully you have been able to take advantage of the “no travel” and “work from home” situation to catch up on important issues, clean up the home office, and sit and think about priorities, innovations, and life.  I’ve been pleasantly surprised this week how much of that type of thing

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Issue #263

We’re praying for you, my friends.  Not any good news in this week’s articles.  We did postpone the Mobile-Mini Frac Sand Mine Forum from April 17 until July 1.  Hopefully things can return, somewhat, to normal by then.  While sometimes the measures being taken seem extreme, it is good to

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Issue #262

Okay.  Let’s just take a breath for a second.  Yes, the coronavirus issue is getting worse, but most of the drastic actions being taken are being done to prevent it’s spread.  I am confident we’ll figure this out and get it under control.  And yes, oil prices collapsed due to

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Issue #261

Lots of interesting news this week.  In addition, sponsorship opportunities at the Mobile-Mini Frac Sand Mine Forum are nearly sold out!  If you are interested in showcasing your company’s goods and/or services at the event, please visit to learn more and sign up!  Registration is also still open for

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Issue #260

Some very interesting articles this week!  Of note are the articles on Shale Support, Saudi Aramco, mobile/mini mines, and wet sand.  Registrations and sponsorships continue to come in for the Mobile-Mini Frac Sand Mine Forum, which is happening in Houston in less than 60 days!  Learn more and sign up

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Issue #259

Pretty light week in regards to articles.  I apologize that so many of this week’s articles require a subscription, but we thought they were important enough to provide the links. Most are through Infill Thinking, which we believe is well worth the investment (we are not affiliated with Infill Thinking

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Issue #258

The Petroleum Connection is pleased to announce that HCR and OnCore Processing as the Networking Reception sponsors at the recently-announced Mobile-Mini Frac Sand Mine Forum.  There is a lot of interest in this new event, so keep an eye out for more speaker and sponsorship announcements coming soon!  Enjoy’s today’s

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Issue #257

It was great to see some many subscribers at the 5th Annual Frac Sand Industry Update in Houston last week!  We’re looking forward to seeing you again in April, for our forum on the mobile/mini mine concept.  There is a wide variety of content in the newsletter this week (articles

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Issue #256

We look forward to seeing 180+ of you today at the 5th Annual Frac Sand Industry Update! The event is completely sold out (for the 4th year in a row!) and the timing of the Industry Update could not be better. The venue will be as packed as the agenda. 

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Issue #255

Just when you thought we were reaching a “new normal” in frac sand…more interesting developments in the industry.  You can read about a few of them in this week’s articles, and then talk about them with colleagues at next week’s 5th Annual Frac Sand Industry Update.  If you have not

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