Vista Proppants and Logistics, LTD ("Vista") is a leading pure-play, in-basin provider of frac sand solutions in prolific producing regions in Texas, Oklahoma, and New Mexico including the Permian Basin, Barnett Shale, Eagle Ford Shale, and SCOOP/STACK.
Demand for brown sand has increased drastically during the downturn, causing sand suppliers to buy into regional mines to stay competitive, and, as a result, a substantial amount of frac sand supply is expected to come online late 2017 and 2018 through brownfield mine expansions and greenfield projects.
The objective of The North American Frac Sand Conference 2019 will be to bring the frac sand supply chain industry together to evaluate solutions for overcoming the current market and logistical challenges of supplying frac sand to well sites.
Unlimited Sand & Barite Supply. At Prime Sands, LLC we specialize in supplying quality frac sand and barite from our mining facilities. Our product's quality is unparalleled throughout the industry and we always have plenty of sand on hand to meet all your needs big or small.
Frac Sand Frenzy: focus on supply & demand for hydraulic fracturing sand Mike O'Driscoll, Editor IM . Silica Arabia 2012 . 1. What is frac sand? Hydraulic fracturing • Mitchell Energy drilled horizontally through Barnett Shale • Multiplied length of the pay zone in the well eg. if unit was 100 ft thick = pay zone of 100 ft in a vertical well
Water management, frac sand logistics, and last-mile transportation strategies Evaluate the options of water transportation, frac sand by rail logistics, and trucking directly to wellsite to overcome logistical challenges with cost reduction in mind.
Energent, part of Westwood Global Energy Group, predicts a seismic shift in the supply of frac sand to the Permian Basin, Texas, this year.; Its new report says that operators will turn to in-basin frac sand, rather than sand hauled across long-distances, to meet demand growth.
Source Energy Services says it has entered into a new agreement to supply frac sand for an unnamed producers' Duvernay drilling program in Alberta. The three-year deal is to be supplied from Source's terminal at Fox Creek, where the company will be expanding its storage capacity in early 2019.
E&Ps continue to monitor the frac sand supply chain for shortages, choke points, and opportunities to maintain prices at current levels. Last-mile logistics are critical for both northern white frac sand and regional brown suppliers. Demand for regional sand and northern white frac sand is expected to increase in 2017 and 2018.
PLG Consulting has been the premier frac sand logistics and supply chain consultant over the past eight years and has completed over 50 frac sand-related projects with operators, investors and numerous other clients in all aspects of the supply chain.
Some Midwestern frac sand mines have been temporarily idled due to competition and logistics, the La Crosse Tribune reports. They're feeling the pain of all the new frac sand mines opening up in Texas that can supply sand to gas and oil drilling companies in the Permian Basin at a much lower price.
Sand Supply. Frac Sand Demand. Last Mile Logistics. New Sand Mines. New sand mines are changing frac sand pricing and logistics dynamics. The mines are concentrated in and around Winkler county in the heart of the Permian Basin. The report highlights supply scenarios and key facts gathered from proprietary sources.