Tracking Sand: Miners Talk Permian Proppant
A trio of frack sand mining operators took the stage at Hart Energy’s DUG Permian Basin conference and exhibition in Fort Worth, Texas, in late May to talk about the emerging use of in-basin sand from West Texas sand dune deposits for hydraulic fracturing in the world’s most active shale play. They also discussed how they are working to meet the oil industry’s needs while addressing challenges. Read more…
Black Mountain Sand Announces Third Texas Mine in Eagle Ford; Seeks to Increase Annual Output Capacity of Permian Basin Mines to Meet Growing Demand for In-Basin Frac Sand. New mine projected to deliver 2.2 million annual tons, already fully contracted for use. Read full release…
In West Texas, Fracking Companies Face a Tough Challenger – the Dunes Sagebrush Lizard. Black Mountain Sand’s chief commercial officer Hayden Gillespie recently sat down with Texas Standard’s Natalie Krebs to discuss one of West Texas’s biggest challenges, the Dunes Sagebrush Lizard (DSL). Read More…
The New Face Of Frac Sand? Permian Startups Take The House Floor In Austin. Hayden Gillespie, Chief Commercial Officer of Black Mountain Sand, testifies in front of the Texas House Of Representatives Energy Committee. Read More…(subscription required)
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