23 April 2018
Halliburton and Schlumberger shrug off frac sand logistics snarls and report strong first-quarter activity, pushing prices for barytes up with increasing demand.
13 April 2018
Frac sand deliveries are helping push freight costs higher in the Permian Basin in West Texas due to the tight supply of trucks and truck drivers.
12 April 2018
The US frac sand miner expects to report falling sales in the first quarter of 2018 due to continuing logistics issues.
09 April 2018
The US rig count, a key proxy for oilfield mineral demand, is soaring, while activity elsewhere appear to remain stagnant.
29 March 2018
The US rig count is at a three-year high, with demand painting a positive picture for oilfield mineral pricing.
20 March 2018
The US miner has signed a deal to service frac sand demand in North America’s Bakken Formation.
19 March 2018
Oilfield mineral demand supported by more drilling activity, rig count data shows.
14 March 2018
Imerys has made a number of changes to its management board, with Gilles Michel appointed to chairman of the board while the role of chief executive officer will go to ex-AkzoNobel head of performance coatings, Conrad Keijzer.
09 March 2018
Planned nameplate capacity for sand production exceeds the potential demand for 100 mesh material, but the outlook for coarser grades is seen to be more positive.
01 March 2018
The frac sand producer is looking into a strategy of increasing production near drilling sites while it closes capacity further afield.