This unique truck driving opportunity allows company drivers steady hometime with great earning potential. Between percentage pay and occasional highdemand cycles, frac sand owner operators enjoy periodic opportunities to generate exceptional earnings in comparatively short times. Fracking is a method for extracting underground oil. Frac sand is a type of sand with small, uniform particles. Wisconsin northern white frac sand gps and our subsidiary, sioux creek silica, are through final completion of our 300 tph wet plant. Frac sand is a highpurity quartz sand with very durable and very round grains. It is very durable and provides a crushresistant material used in the oil and gas industry for hydraulic fracturing also called fracking. Full time oklahoma, texas, united states january 31, 2020 tanker driver type. Frac sand is integral to growing shale production, increasingly so these days with more and more sand pumped down into a well. It is a crushresistant material produced for use by the petroleum industry. Frac sand hauling jobs require drivers to be on the road for 34 weeks for shifts as long as 12hours. Texas frac sand mines keep opening, but halliburton says. Search 93 frac sand jobs in the united states from employers. Owner operators and frac sand drivers wyoming rock springs, casper, cheyenne fort lupton, co toggle navigation owner operators and frac sand drivers wyoming rock springs, casper, cheyenne.
Find employment like class a and class b cdl, local route delivery driver, regional, otr long haul and more. We look forward to a bright future for northern white sand demand in the. Transporting sand long distances is expensive it can cost up to 3 times the price of the material itself. Shales efficiency drive and the coming frac sand boom. Cdl jobs available in and near carlsbad, new mexico.
You do the math and the driver is working for less than 6 dollars an hour before taxes. Owner operator looking for a professional truck driver class a cdl new. It is injected into the rock formation along with the water used to fracture the rock in the process known as hydraulic fracturing fracking. Are frac sand companies like vista sand experiencing. We put it together the same way we created a similar table for crude haulers.
The sioux creek silica wet plant is an 800 000 tonyear, fully permitted facility. Driving one of those trucks is a very exciting feeling, it makes you feel free. Shale drillers have credited the heavy doses of sand with squeezing. Last mile frac sand delivery solution of black mountain sand.
Its pumped underground at high pressures along with a mixture of water and chemicals to make fractures in the earth. There are over 33 frac sand drivers careers waiting for you to apply. Detmar logistics is seeking professional class a cdl company drivers to deliver frac sand. Thank you to all of our supporters and participants from previous conference, heres a short clip below. Because the particles are uniform, fluids like water, oil, and gas are able to flow through the spaces between the particles. Apply to truck driver, company driver, driver and more. Frac sand companies must hire trucking companies to transport the sand in mass quantities from mines to processing plants to natural. Frac sand is a highpurity quartz sand with very round grains. Drivers will be hauling frac sand from load point to frac sites. This round, durable sand was originally used to make window glass and water filtration products.
The lowstress way to find your next frac sand drivers job opportunity is on simplyhired. Owner operator for oilfield frac sand public group facebook. Some carriers have employment for recent cdl training graduates with little or no experience. Sand mines boom along with fracking san antonio expressnews. Fracking is a method for extracting underground oil and natural gas from shale gas formations. Processing involves disaggregation and screening, usually done wet, rather than dry grinding. Join a team of professional frac sand haulers cdla truck drivers, 1845 oil field services, the leader in frac sand delivery, has great opportunities for company drivers. With oil prices down, cheaper closer sand mines are opening, and their owners could become.
Bulk sand sand price list contractor discounts available with credit application. Bc frac sand terminal to be opened by texas energy company. As crude oil companies reap big profits from their wells, they are willing to pay top drivers. Jun 05, 2017 it has been a rough couple of months for the shareholders of the big four frac sand suppliers. Apply to truck driver, driver, transport driver and more. Rock units composed of quartz grains that have gone through multiple cycles of weathering and erosion are potential. The work is immediate and we need owner operators now. Must be able to pass background check, drug screen, and clean mvr. There are over 15 frac sand hauling careers waiting for you to apply.
Bd does not have time or the desire to call 30 individuals to set up. If you are looking for a frac sand hauling or crude oil transportation logistics. Apply to dump truck driver, truck driver, local driver and more. Frac sand mining industry booms in western wisconsin watch we help you get up to speed on issues facing wisconsins frac sand industry, from local control to water use. If you are looking for frac sand hauling jobs, or other work in oil field. Frac sand is a sand material that is round in shape and uniform in grain size. The building on the left is used for drying sand and the building under construction on the right is a resin coating plant where sand grains are coated with resin for use in hydraulic fracturing. Vprop is hiring cdla drivers to haul frac sand from our loading facilities to well sites throughout the south texas region using. Demand for sand is surging as oil and gas production. The best frac sand is half a country away from the shale wells that need it for hydraulic fracturing. Some producers hope that soon, the sand that truckers like molly haul to their wells will be locally sourced.
Sand general purpose screened sand masonry sand frac. Select materials has multiple grades of sand that we provide from our on site mine and out of state sources. Resincoated quartz frac sand frac sands are categorized by. Or see the infographic version annotated with comments from sources. We used information from emails and conversations with currently employed frac sand haulers during 2014. Filter by location to see frac driver salaries in your area. Feb 17 local home daily wood chip haulers needed img.
Oct 06, 20 see the centers frac sand project page, including a map of wisconsin frac sand facilities. Drive up to emerge energy services sand mine near kosse, texas and a sign points the way for frac trucks to head to the sand loading site. We offer et wicking septic system sand, general purpose bulk sand, masonry sand, and special order frac sand. Jun 14, 2017 owner operators and frac sand drivers wyoming rock springs, casper, cheyenne fort lupton, co toggle navigation owner operators and frac sand drivers wyoming rock springs, casper, cheyenne. Frac sand hauling is not your standard pay per mile per ton. You do the math and the driver is working for less than 6 dollars an hour before. The sand keeps those fractures propped open, which allows oil and gas to flow up to a well. It is used in the hydraulic fracturing process known as fracking to produce petroleum fluids, such as oil, natural gas and natural gas. For instance, this search for oil truck drivers in houston, tx, revealed salaries for frac sand. Owner operators and frac sand drivers wyoming rock springs. The sioux creek silica wet plant is an 800 000 tonyear, fully. Sand gradation testing reports are available on the specialty types.
This action is what allows us to manufacture quality frac sand from waste sand, it cleans and helps round the sand particles. Experience with pneumatic trailers is a plus, but is not. Frac sands can be nonmodified or surfacemodified resin coated. See the centers frac sand project page, including a map of wisconsin frac sand facilities. Additionally, we mine the highest quality fracking sand in the eagle ford at our san. The lowstress way to find your next frac sand hauling job opportunity is on simplyhired. In the past several years, the demand for frac sand has spiked in the oil and gas industry. Frac sand health fears rise as mining booms in wisconsin. Apply to truck driver, driver, special commodities division and more. Owner operators needed for hauling frac sand boxes south texas. Fracking sand or frac sand refers to sand and similar small materials used during the process of hydraulic fracturing.
Looking to fill a position for a professional cdla driver with at least 2 years of verifiable tractortrailer experience to haul frac sand in west texas using sand boxes. The objective of the north american frac sand conference 2020 will be to bring the frac sand supply chain industry together to evaluate solutions for overcoming the current market and logistical challenges of supplying frac sand to well sites. Job opportunities for cdl drivers in oil fields are increasing due to the boost. Owner operators and frac sand drivers wyoming rock. Frac sand hauling provides drivers with the opportunity to generate exceptional earnings in a shorter period of time. Haulers are paid in several different ways including by the hour, by a. Understanding the importance of frac sand logistics within the value chain, black mountain sand has partnered with a network of proven, cost. Transpro burgener is seeking an experienced class a cdl frac sand driver in or near the windsorfort collins area. It has been a rough couple of months for the shareholders of the big four frac sand suppliers. Oct 07, 2014 a secondary play on the energy boom in the u. Frac sand is produced and used by the petroleum industry in hydraulic fracturing process to aid in the production of petroleum fluids such as natural gas and oil. Frac sand is used to extract oil and gas from hard to reach shale deposits.
Western sands, llc although we have been in a long stretch of lower oil prices, mergers, and company closures, someday sand demand will rise again. Headquartered in granbury, texas, vista sand is an industryleading vertically integrated frac sand supplier for the oil and gas industry. Big drilling company needs 30 loads of frac sand monday morning at 8 am. Frac sand info for oo discussion in oilfield trucking forum started by redimix, mar 23. Many new parts such as radiator, clutch fan, alternator, cabsleeper air bags, all 6 shocks, water pump, air filters, fifth wheel plate was rebuilt, all 4 batteries replaced beginning of 2019, new steer tires, pretty much brand new ac system, just to name a few. Looking for drivers with the same attitude and commitment to excellence. She hauls frac sand, a key ingredient in the hydraulic fracturing process. And the permian basin may continue to see more job openings accompanying what some are referring to as the sand gold rush. In new auburn, the villages preschool through grade12 school recently upgraded its air filters as a precautionary measure after residents expressed concern about fine crystalline silica dust, which is known to cause serious health problems in workers. Global proppant supply llc northern white frac sand.
A frac sand plant will produce less angular crystalline silica dust than a quarry that crushes quartzite or a gravel pit that dry crushes coarse material. Haulers are paid in several different ways including by the hour, by a percentage of the load, or by the mile. Specialized sand, known as frac sand, has become a crucial ingredient in the success of the oil industry. Oct 25, 2017 looking to fill a position for a professional cdla driver with at least 2 years of verifiable tractortrailer experience to haul frac sand in west texas using sand boxes. At the start of 2017 everyoneincluding mewas buying into the bullish story for these companies based on the industry trend of sand, sand and more sand.
There are over 45 frac truck driver careers waiting for you to. These trucks are made by companies, such as tiger general, which. The proppant is used to help extract the oil and gas from the rocky shale formations. The highest value sands are clean, relatively dust free, chemically inert, and round. Oakley trucking is a complete dry bulk transportation company. Frac sand info for oo truck driving jobs, trucking forum.
This white, ottawa oft referred to as northern white sand offers the highest quality in sphericity, conductivity, structural integrity, and crush strength. Rock units composed of quartz grains that have gone through multiple cycles of weathering and erosion are potential sources of frac sand material. Facts about oil field driver jobs everything you need to know. Emerge energy services, a texasbased silica sand mining company, says it has. It is known for its texas premium white frac sand, which possesses the highest crush strength in texas. The sand is used to prop open the fractures that are created. Our quarries in wisconsin are reliable sources of extraordinary quality, round grain ottawa sand.
The statements here are my own based on considerable research and as a fleet owner hauling frac sand. Jul 25, 2017 drive up to emerge energy services sand mine near kosse, texas and a sign points the way for frac trucks to head to the sand loading site. It held ten percent of the entire frac sand market in 2016, 25 percent of the 100m market, and its frac sand is a costeffective alternative for. Vista sand is a frac sand producer headquartered in granbury, texas. Class a cdl drivers needed to haul frac sand in logansport.
Many new parts such as radiator, clutch fan, alternator, cabsleeper air bags, all 6 shocks, water pump, air filters, fifth wheel plate was rebuilt, all 4 batteries replaced beginning of 2019, new steer tires, pretty much brand new ac. Because the particles are uniform, fluids like water, oil, and gas are able to flow through the spaces between. The number of remaining projects that exist today could potentially fall short of meeting demand, when fracking takes off again. Karl green, associate professor department of community. Sep 14, 2017 the best frac sand is half a country away from the shale wells that need it for hydraulic fracturing. We are searching equally for company drivers and owner operators. Apply to truck driver, driver, equipment operator and more. The lowstress way to find your next frac truck driver job opportunity is on simplyhired. Best 30 frac sand hauling companies in houston, tx with. This count refers to the total commentsubmissions received on this docket, as of 11. Frac sand truckers can make good money doing a dangerous job. Iama former frac rat or fracturing equipment operator, who helped frac hundreds of oil and gas wells in this country. This position will haul frac sand, and other materials as needed, to various oilfield locations in co, wy and the surrounding states. Salary estimates are based on 8 salaries submitted anonymously to glassdoor by frac driver employees.106 1192 225 129 1585 694 1556 77 1632 625 1198 683 524 369 122 695 988 1325 722 612 1180 877 1172 1621 503 102 237 92 707 473 981 27 261 1428 657 714 1332 787 329