Cold weather stalls North American frac sand supply
Published: Friday, 16 February 2018
Delays in frac sand shipments after a spate of poor weather in North America have caused oil drilling operations in the United States to slow
Cold weather has hit frac sand shipments
from parts of Wisconsin and Minnesota in the United States, the
source of the high-crush-strength northern white sand preferred
by drillers, with Canada National Railway (CNR) reportedly
halting all shipments for a week from February 8.
Oilfield services company Halliburton has been hit...