Atlas begins production at second West Texas frac sand mine

By William Clarke
Published: Thursday, 01 November 2018

Frac-sand miner Atlas has made its first deliveries from a new mine in West Texas and expects a quick ramp-up to full capacity.

US frac sand miner Atlas Sand made the first deliveries from its new frac sand facility in the US state of Texas on Wednesday October 30, and production was expected to ramp up to a rate equivalent to 4 million short tons per year within the next six weeks.

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