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Fracking sand industry on the rise

Fracking sand industry on the rise

MONAHANS, Texas (BIG2/FOX24) -   One important asset of the oil boom that is often overlooked is the frac sand industry. Atlas Sand Monahans’ Plant Manager, Moe Connell, says the demand of frac sand has been on a steady rise, hand-in-hand with the demand of oil and...

Permian Sand Demand

Permian Sand Demand

Permian Sand Demand - Article by Steve Toon The giant Kermit Sand Dune in West Texas, northwest of Odessa, is an aeolian sand deposit dating back eons. It is the northernmost dune of a 200-mile-long sand deposit laid down by millennia of winds blowing sediment from...

The Path To 450+ Truckloads Per Day For Atlas Sand

The Path To 450+ Truckloads Per Day For Atlas Sand

The Path To 450+ Truckloads Per Day For Atlas Sand [Chart Of The Day] About one week ago, the first truckload of finished frac sand left Atlas Sand’s gate in Kermit. Since then, the company has been ramping up shipments fast at this facility. Shipping milestones from...