8th Annual Frac Sand Supply & Logistics Conference

September 4-6, 2019 | JW Marriott Hill Country Resort, San Antonio, TX

Held at Marriott’s San Antonio Hill Country Resort, attendees heard presentations focused on the latest information on frac sand demand, logistics & infrastructure developments, consolidation, and industry trends.

Agenda – Day 1

  • Pre-Conference Seminar: Paving the Way for Better Bulk Material Drying
    - presented by Tarmac International
  • Pre-Conference Seminar: 7 Important Factors to Consider When Buying Frac Sand Silos
    - presented by CST Industries
  • Pre-Conference Seminar: How Moisture Content Affects Dryer Performance
    - presented by RTD Enterprises and Industrial Kiln & Dryer
  • Pre-Conference Seminar: So You Want to Open a Sand Mine? Did You Think About This…
    - presented by Westward Environmental
  • Pre-Conference Reception at the Outdoor Equipment Expo

Agenda – Day 2

  • An Overview and Outlook for North American Shale
  • Outlook for Frac Sand’s Shifting Supply & Demand
  • Panel Discussion: In-Basin Sand
  • Panel Discussion: What Does the Future Hold for Northern White Sand
  • In-Basin Sand Productivity
  • Panel Discussion: Direct Sourcing Sand
  • Roundtable Discussion Sessions
    - “How to Capitalize on Overcapacity and Low Sand Prices”
    - "5 Critical Owner Expectations on a Fast Track Project”
    - "Advanced Reporting and Benchmarking for the Frac Sand Industry"
    - “Choose the best replacement separator screen for your dry plant”
    - "Winning Plan for Frac Sand Processing”
    - “Transloading”
    - "Improving Operations and Performance through GPS Tracking"
    - "Reinventing How Frac Sand is Transported to Save Time, Money, and Energy"
    - "Sand hauling overweight permits the size of TEXAS"
    - "Problems and Solutions Associated with Frac Sand Drying Systems"
  • Craft Beer Tasting & Networking Reception

Agenda – Day 3

  • A Major E&P Company’s Journey to Direct Sourcing the Integrated Proppant Supply Chain
  • Panel Discussion: Minimizing Delivered Cost in the Last Mile
  • Debtors & Vendors: What You Need to Know About Restructuring
  • An Overview of the Challenges & Opportunities in Argentina’s Vaca Muerta
  • Informal Networking & Refreshment in the Outdoor Equipment Lot
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