Preferred Proppants begins commercial sand production near Eagle Ford shale basin

Published: Thursday, 01 March 2018

The frac sand producer is looking into a strategy of increasing production near drilling sites while it closes capacity further afield.

Frac sand miner Preferred Proppants has commenced commercial operations at its Atacosa sand mine facility in the US state of Texas, part of a strategy of moving its production capacity close to the center of proppant demand.

The Atacosa facility is near to...

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