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proppant

[′präp·ənt]
(petroleum engineering)
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The "grease" for this ever-increasing efficiency drive in proppant, as many of the workers in the field will confirm.
Raw sand will continue to account for the lion's share of proppant demand.
- Various fracture fluid and proppant schedules and the impact on successful treatment and production; and
This new facility will be constructed on approximately 87,000 square meters of land, for which the company has signed a 20-year lease, and will include 2 production lines capable of manufacturing proppant materials to customer specifications.
According to OTG Vice President Jerry Borges, the expansion of Hexion's operations to serve the Mid-Continent and East Texas will alleviate a shortage of proppant materials in this vital production region.
(Hexion) and Black Mountain Sand, LLC today announced their partnership created to provide in-basin production of resin-coated proppants.
Revenue from the natural sand proppant division for 2018 totaled $168.3 million, up 44 percent from $117 million for 2017.
In conjunction with its amendment, the company has received a two-year commitment to be the customer's exclusive provider of well site proppant storage in Oklahoma, Texas and New Mexico.
22 March 2018 - Texas, US-based proppant logistics solutions provider CIG Logistics has agreed to acquire three large transload terminals located in the Permian Basin and Eagle Ford and Marcellus shale plays from Maryland, US-based commercial silica producer US Silica Holdings, Inc.
The high pressure fluid drives the propagation of hydraulic fractures with proppant particles carried with the penetrating fluid along the fracture and into the reservoir formation [2].
The company completed the fracture stimulation with 13 million pounds of proppant, or over 2,550 pounds per foot placed, on time and under budget.
The key players in the market include, Santrol, Unimin Corporation, Hi-Crush Partners LP, fores Ltd., Momentive Speciality Chemicals Inc., Carbo Ceramics, Yixing Orient Petroleum Proppant Co.