Double Crown demonstrates transport system before commercial launch

By James Sean Dickson
Published: Wednesday, 29 October 2014

Double Crown is looking beyond its comfort zones in suggesting that its new container system could be used for agricultural commodity transport and for non-oilfield mineral applications. Given that freight capacity is set to be a significant barrier to growth in many mineral industries, especially in the US, any system that increases capacities is likely to be looked upon favourably by the industry and investors.

Double Crown Resources Inc. successfully demonstrated its upgraded aggregate material transport containers last week in Houston, Texas, US, to mining and oil industry representatives.

The logistical capacity of standard freight transporters for frac (silica) sand has become a significant industry worry over the past few years, with Morgan Stanley suggesting...

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