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Sierra Frac Sand Relies on Transportation Logistics for Success

Sierra Frac Sand LLC, Tatum, Texas, realizes that logistics plays an important role for a frac sand producer. Timely loading and precise delivery are critical factors in ensuring that product is delivered to drilling operations in an efficient manner.

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Largest Frac Sand Plant Commissioned

Louisville Dryer Co. (LDC) has been commissioned to design the world's largest frac sand drying and frac sand processing facility. An international company will be installing it in a location in North America and has requested a design configuration to potentially double the size of production.

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Chieftain Sand and Proppant Gets Capital Investor

Energy Capital Partners announced the completion of a recapitalization of Chieftain Sand and Proppant, LLC. Chieftain Sand is a growing producer of frac sand that meets strict technical specifications for use in the oil and gas industry.

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Preferred Sands Acquires Winn Bay Sand

Preferred Sands LLC, Radnor, Pa., will spend more than $200 million to buy “substantially all the assets” of Winn Bay Sand LP, including operations in Blair, Wis., and Hanson Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada. The move is designed to aggressively capture a bigger share of the lucrative market for sand used in hydraulic fracturing of oil and natural gas wells.

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