US frac sand updates for November

By Emma Hughes
Published: Tuesday, 19 November 2013

Opposition hampers progress; Preferred Sands, Fairmount Minerals get awards

While frac sand developments in North America have slowed slightly in recent months as market oversupply keeps demand down, opposition to new developments is still as strong as ever.

API-specified silica sand, commercially known as frac sand, has been mined across the US on a large scale over the past...

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