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Select Sands Drilling at Sandtown

Select Sands Corp. updated its ongoing drill program on its Sandtown Frac Sand property in northeast Arkansas. The property is underlain by the Ordovician St. Peter sandstone formation, which is the source of 'Ottawa White' frac sand selling into the major U.S. oil and gas plays.

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Carbo Looks Ahead to Market Success

Carbo Ceramics Inc. reported adjusted net income of $16.1 million, or $0.70 per share, excluding certain asset write-downs and other adjustments of $15.7 million, or $0.68 per share, on revenues of $167.8 million for the quarter ended Dec. 31, 2014. Reported net income for the fourth quarter of 2014 was $0.4 million, or $0.02 per diluted share.

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Brilliant Sands Initiates Exploration Program

Brilliant Sands Inc. (BSI), formerly Consolidated Goldfields Corp., has initiated a comprehensive exploration program at its McClelland Lake frac sand project in Alberta, Canada. The company considers McClelland its highest priority and most advanced project within the frac sand portfolio that was recently acquired from 1824455 Alberta Ltd.

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Canadian Railways Dealing With Demand

According to CTV News, volatility in energy prices is expected to be a "wild card" for Canadian railways in the long term, but crude-by-rail volumes should continue to grow, albeit more slowly, in 2015.

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