Frac Sand Weekly News Digest

Pete Cook, Editor

Issue #253

It is nice to see 2020 starting off with some decent news for the frac sand industry (a demand for sand drivers, new equipment, mini-mine opportunities, leading indicators, etc.).  Take some time to read through this week’s articles.  There are not as many as usual, but they are informative!  Have

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Issue #252

Happy New Year from The Petroleum Connection! We’re looking forward to seeing you at the 5th Annual Frac Sand Industry Update in Houston on January 29. We sold out each of the past three years, so don’t wait too long to register. It is only $495 per person and is

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Issue #250

The shale and frac sand industries continue to work through a correction. It is difficult to struggle through the uncertainty and to see our friends and colleagues do the same (especially during the Christmas season). That said, it’s a normal cycle and those who win through will be healthier as

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Issue #249

After a couple of slow weeks for frac sand news, this issue is jam-packed with noteworthy articles. Grab a cup of coffee and take your time reading through this week’s news!

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Issue #248

Not surprisingly, due to Thanksgiving, the past week has been pretty quiet in regards to frac sand news. That said, based on the number of inquiries I have had in the last couple of days, people are turning their attention to 2020. Several companies reached out regarding speaking and sponsorship

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Issue #246

We have a short newsletter this week, but several very interesting and informative articles. Please also note the announcement about the poster display at the 5th Annual Frac Sand Industry Update! Have a great rest of the week!

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Issue #245

We have some goods news and some bad news. The good news is that we have some bad news, which is necessary for the frac sand industry to work through this correction. Some plants are closing and one supplier is warning about their long-term viability as a “going concern”. This

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