Behind the scenes at Preferred Sands
Published: Thursday, 27 June 2013
IM takes a look at the latest developments in resin-coated proppant technology
IM takes a look behind closed doors at US frac sand producer Preferred Sands new proppant research and development facility in Houston, Texas.
Preferreds Technology Centre will be used to develop high-performance technology proppant solutions for more efficient and cost-effective natural oil and gas drilling sites, with a particular focus on developing the RCS Garnet and RCS Pearl product lines.
The companys executive vice president of business operations, TJ Doyle, explains why resin coated technology is utilised in oil well drilling.