Largest Frac Sand Plant Commissioned
Published: Thursday, 19 July 2012 16:13
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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Preferred Sands Acquires Winn Bay Sand
Published: Thursday, 19 July 2012 16:12
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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