New frac sand distribution centre opened by US Silica

By John Ollett
Published: Wednesday, 22 May 2013

Texas-based transloading facility to benefit from unit train advantage

Silica sand and proppant producer US Silica has opened its 15,000 tonne silica sand storage and distribution facility in San Antonio, Texas, US.

The facility, which was developed in partnership with BNSF Railway Co. (BNSF), will begin operating at a capacity 10,000 tonnes and ramp up over time, the...

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