Wisconsin Operator Uses DSC Dredge To Mine Sand
Published: Thursday, 16 July 2015 21:57
Coulee Frac Sand, based in La Crosse, Wis., recently took delivery of a 10-in. Wolverine Class cutter suction dredge by DSC Dredge LLC. The dredge, which was designed and manufactured at DSC Dredge’s Greenbush, Mich., facility, is mining sand at the PineCrest Mine on the site of Doc’s Bunkhouse campground, near the town of Merrillan in central Wisconsin.
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Unimin Delivers Largest-Ever Frac Sand Unit Train
Published: Thursday, 16 July 2015 21:51
Unimin Energy Solutions announced the delivery of the energy industry's longest frac sand unit train. Unimin, together with Union Pacific Railroad and Twin Eagle Sand Logistics LLC, delivered a 140-car unit train to the Mission Rail Terminal in the heart of the Eagle Ford Shale at Elmendorf, Texas. The unit train, powered by four diesel engines and measuring 6,200 ft., is the largest single frac sand rail delivery on record.
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