Smart Sand sues Schlumberger over frac sand offtake breach

By William Clarke
Published: Monday, 07 January 2019

The frac sand miner Smart Sand has initiated legal proceedings against Schlumberger for allegedly falling behind on the pace of its contracted sand purchases.

US frac sand miner Smart Sand is taking Schlumberger to court over allegedly failing to honor a take-or-pay offtake deal.

In a document filed in Harris County, Texas, on January 4, Smart Sands alleges that STC, a subsidiary of oilfield service company Slumberger and a major buyer of frac sand, is attempting to...

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