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Time will tell on Permian frac sand

By William Clarke
Published: Thursday, 22 February 2018

While demand for 100-mesh sand looks solid, questions are being asked about larger mesh sizes.

Sand miners have invested huge amounts in production in the Permian Basin formation in the United States, but 40/70 mesh frac sand from the southern state of Texas still has to prove itself in down-well applications.
The frac sand markets in the US are gearing up for what is expected...

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