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Unimin invests in in-basin frac sand capacity

By William Clarke
Published: Monday, 10 July 2017

Another miner joins the rush to invest in Permian-basin frac sand production.

Unimin Corp. is the latest frac sand producer to push for new capacity in the Permian basin in Texas, USA, as oilfield activity in the state booms.

The new project will have a capacity of up to 5m short tons and is expected to come online by early...

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