Frac sand rail facility could open in Minnesota

By Emma Hughes
Published: Wednesday, 19 December 2012

Superior Sand Systems plans to move ahead despite local opposition

Canada-based Superior Sand Systems Inc. has moved a step closer to opening a 1,150km2 truck-to-railcar frac sand loading facility in Wabasha, Minnesota, after winning the right to proceed without a study of environmental risks, local news service Star Tribune has reported.

If full permissions are granted, the proposed facility...

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