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Fracking to Be Banned in New York State

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s administration announced that it would ban hydraulic fracturing in New York State because of concerns over health risks, a move that strikes a serious blow to frac sand producers supplying product to the Marcellus and Utica Shale plays in that state.

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Terex Washing Systems Debuts Fracstac

Fracstac-150Terex Washing Systems (TWS) took the opportunity of Rock Products’ recent Frac Sand Insider conference to introduce its Fracstac modular frac plant concept to the U.S. market. According to Elaine Donaghy, marketing manager, the development of the new product is in response to extensive increased activity in the industry, and continually aiming to meet its customers’ needs. The product is due to be officially launched in early 2015 at an exclusive U.S. event.

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