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The Wellsite Frac Sand Storage Replacement Cycle Ends In 2018

All new gen wellsite storage suppliers have enjoyed remarkable growth trajectories, but how long will this continue to be the case? We examine a potential inflection point incorporating takeaways from a proprietary study we conducted in this update. There’s a lot more to this story… To read this update and receive …

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Sand Dollars: An Update On Permian Proppant Pricing Trends

After Hi-Crush’s news last week of a major contract win (pun intended) at a surprisingly strong price, we dug much deeper into the latest Permian Basin frac sand pricing trends this week. Please login to see this deep dive on Permian Basin frac sand price trends. There’s a lot more …

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Mapping The Dunes – 6 West Texas Frac Sand Plant Maps [PDF Download]

After recent requests from subscribers, we’ve refreshed several different looks at the West Texas frac sand scene. Subscribers are able to download maps in pdf form. There’s a lot more to this story… To read this update and receive our research newsletters, you must be a subscriber. If your free trial …

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A Massive Paradigm Shift In Frac Sand’s Last Mile Is Happening Now

Retail giant Amazon and the hydraulic fracturing business have something in common: costly and complex last mile logistics. Distributing proppant requires just as much sophistication as distributing Echo Dots, Yeti Tumblers, and Kleenex. In 2017, more truckloads of sand per well will be pumped than ever before. The frac industry is trying …

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