Vista signs supply deal for out-of-basin frac sand with Chesapeake

By William Clarke
Published: Friday, 11 January 2019

US miner Vista has signed an offtake deal for fine-mesh frac sand with oilfield services company Chesapeake.

United States-based frac sand miner Vista Proppants has signed a long-term offtake deal for its fine-mesh prop sand, suggesting that out-of-basin sand still has a place in the oil extraction market in the US state of Texas.

Vista will supply high crush strength, 100-mesh sand from its mine in Cresson,...

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