bank sand

bank sand

[′baŋk ‚sand]
(geology)
Deposits occurring in banks or pits and containing a low percentage of clay; used in core making.

bank sand

Compared to lake sand, a sand having sharp edges so that when used in plastering it results in a better bond and greater plaster strength.
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High purity silica sand can be replaced with other aggregates such as lake or bank sand, zircon, chromite, olivine, fused silica or manmade materials.
Arkanova Energy Corporation updates shareholders on Provident Energy of Montana, LLC and the progress of the horizontal Cut Bank Sand well Tribal-Max 1-2817.
The planned wind farm will be located approximately 60 km from the Belgium coast, to the North of the Bligh Bank sand bank.
Since the global financial crisis began, Brussels has approved 39 national schemes to recapitalise bank sand guarantee lending.
The Dogger Bank sand hills were once a land bridge between modern day Denmark and England.
5 BANK Sand credit card companies are not ivory towers or faultless.
FX ENERGY successfully completed a significant production enhancement project in our largest oil field, the Southwest Cut Bank Sand Unit in northern Montana.
American Eagle is working with it partners to determine the next drilling location to advance the Bakken project in the Southwest Cut Bank Sand Unit.
Arkanova Energy Corporation, through its wholly owned subsidiary Provident Energy of Montana, LLC, successfully finished a six stage completion of the horizontal Tribal-Max 1-2817 and the recompletion of three existing vertical wells on the Two Medicine Cut Bank Sand Unit in Pondera and Glacier Counties, Montana.
A small quantity of finer bank sand (70 AFS GFN) is added to the system to increase the amount of fines (particularly 140 mesh).
The FX 81-3 well was drilled to evaluate the Banff, Bakken, Three Forks, Nisku and Devonian Formations by deepening an existing well in the Southwest Cut Bank Sand Unit where American Eagle and its partners, FX Energy and Big Sky Operating, own a controlling interest in approximately 10,000 net acres about 6 to 10 miles southeast of multiple vertical and horizontal wells being completed by both Rosetta Resources, Inc and Newfield Exploration Company.