1st Annual Frac Sand Supply & Logistics Conference

September 27-28, 2012 | Gaylord Texan, Grapevine, TX

Our inaugural Frac Sand Supply & Logistics Conference addressed the supply constraints and logistical challenges brought on by the new and sudden demand for silica sand and proppants. Numerous networking opportunities, superb speakers and a beautiful venue led to this becoming an annual, must-attend event!

Agenda – Day 1

  • Hydraulic Fracturing Market Trends: Implications for Frac Sand
    - Chris Robart, PacWest Consulting Partners
  • Vertical Integration Trends in Frac Sand and Proppant
    - Steven Ilkay, Oil & Gas Advisors
  • The Next Big Play: Mexico's Eagle Ford
    - Joseph Linck
  • Moratorium Madness: A Look at Wisconsin's Regulatory Climate
    - John Behling, Weld Riley Prenn & Ricci
  • Creating Value for the Expanding Shale Market
    - Brad Thrasher, Union Pacific
  • The Inland Waterways System: The Perfect Storm
    - Terry Moore, AEP River Operations
  • Trends in Sand Storage
    - Terry McIver, Loadcraft Industries

Agenda – Day 2

  • Transload Panel
    - Jeff Tracewell, Carbis
    - Allison Glahn, BNSF Logistics
    - Bill Fehr, D&I Terminals
  • Producers' Panel
    - Dave Hanson, Chieftan Sand
    - Richard Payne, Northern Frac Sand
  • Applying Proppant Testing Standards: Alpha to Omega
    - Earl Freeman, PropTester