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September 4-6, 2019

JW Marriott Hill Country Resort | San Antonio, TX

JW Marriott Hill Country Resort

Get the latest information on frac sand demand, current logistics & infrastructure developments, consolidation, and industry trends at the nation's longest-running frac sand conference!

Held at Marriott's San Antonio Hill Country Resort, you'll enjoy reliable wi-fi, spacious meeting areas, and world-class cuisine at an award-winning venue.

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Agenda Overview


  • Wednesday - September 4, 2019
    8:00am Outdoor Equipment Expo Set-Up
    9:30am Pre-Conference Seminar: Paving the Way for Better Bulk Material Drying

    presented by Tarmac International

    9:30am Pre-Conference Seminar: 7 Important Factors to Consider When Buying Frac Sand Silos
    presented by CST Industries
    9:30am Pre-Conference Seminar: How Moisture Content Affects Dryer Performance
    presented by RTD Enterprises and Industrial Kiln & Dryer
    9:30am Pre-Conference Seminar: So You Want to Open a Sand Mine? Did You Think About This…
    presented by Westward Environmental
    1:00pm Indoor Exhibit Hall Sponsor Set-Up
    1:00pm Golf Outing Shotgun Start
    6:00pm Pre-Conference Reception at the Outdoor Equipment Expo
  • Thursday - September 5, 2019
    8:30am Welcome Remarks
    8:45am An Overview and Outlook for North American Shale
    9:30am Outlook for Frac Sand’s Shifting Supply & Demand
    10:15am Morning Networking Break
    11:00am Panel Discussion: In-Basin Sand
    11:45am Networking Lunch / Exhibits Open
    1:15pm Panel Discussion: What Does the Future Hold for Northern White Sand
    2:00pm In-Basin Sand Productivity
    2:30pm Afternoon Networking Break
    3:15pm Panel Discussion: Direct Sourcing Sand
    4:00pm Roundtable Discussion Sessions & Exhibit Area Open
    5:00pm Craft Beer Tasting & Networking Reception
  • Friday - September 6, 2019
    8:30am Welcome Remarks
    8:45am A Major E&P Company’s Journey to Direct Sourcing the Integrated Proppant Supply Chain
    9:30am Panel Discussion: Minimizing Delivered Cost in the Last Mile
    10:30am Morning Networking Break
    11:00am Debtors & Vendors: What You Need to Know About Restructuring
    11:30am An Overview of the Challenges & Opportunities in Argentina’s Vaca Muerta
    12:00pm Closing Remarks
    12:15pm Informal Networking & Refreshment in the Outdoor Equipment Lot
    12:15pm Indoor Exhibit Hall Break Down

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JW Marriott Hill Country Resort

JW Marriott Hill Country Resort

Stay at the conference venue and enjoy everything Marriott's Hill Country Resort has to offer: 18 Oaks Steakhouse, the TPC San Antonio golf course, on-site running and walking trails and more. And with the resort's extensive list of activities, you can bring your family along!

$224 /per night

23808 Resort Parkway, San Antonio, TX 78261 | 800-228-9290

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Alternate Lodging Options

If the main hotel is sold out for the days you would like to stay, please check out these alternative lodging options.

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Sponsorship Opportunities


See why 100+ of the industry's biggest names choose to sponsor the Frac Sand Supply & Logistics Conference!

The Petroleum Connection is closed on Sundays to give our staff a chance to rest, spend time with their families, and attend their preferred house of worship.

As a result, we do not accept registrations on Sundays. We ask you to please return tomorrow to register for this event.

Enjoy the rest of your Sunday!

$1,495 / per person

Canyons Course at the TPC San Antonio

Informal Golf Outing - $250 /per person

September 4, 2019 at 1:00pm

Canyons Course at the TPC San Antonio

After registering for the main conference, you will be able to register for the golf outing.

Golf Sponsors

Alpine Silica High Roller Sand Industrial Accessories Company PropX Rail Barge Truck Services Twin Eagle

Gold Sponsors

ASI Industrial ASTEC Atlas Sand CIG Logistics Compositech Filters Crisp Supply Chain Solutions CST Industrial Derrick GeoForce Gerard Daniel Worldwide Industrial Tax Consulting KASE Conveyors KBCm Group McCourt & Sons Equipment Meridian Manufacturing Shackelford Construction & Hauling Source Energy Services Superior Industries Tarmac International Timpte Trident Structures Westward Environmental

Silver Sponsors

4B Components Ltd Agra Industries Assured Integrations Automatize Black Mountain Sand Carrier Vibrating Equipment Catapult Solutions CDE Global Covia Crisp Industries Detmar Logistics Donaldson Torit ElectroSensors Excel Machinery FEECO International Fontaine Trailer GeoMetrix Rail Logistics Hi-Crush Industrial Kiln & Dryer Group Industrial Project Solutions JJJ Coordinating JVI Vibratory Equipment Inc KE Andrews KMC Incentives Liberty Materials Inc Lonquist Frac Sand Services Louisville Dryer Company Market & Johnson Maxi-Lift Inc Menardi Filter Elements Monarch Silica Mouat Company NOV APPCO Orthman Conveying Systems PEBCO Process Engineers & Equipment Corp Pro-Haul Rapat Corporation RB Scott RTD Enterprises Sand Revolution Schenck Process Starkaire Industrial Drying Systems Stim-Lab, Inc SWECO Sweet Manufacturing Co TCI Leasing TMT Solutions Trinity Rail US Fleet Tracking Vista Proppants & Logistics Vortex Global

Bronze Sponsors

American Truck & Rail Audits Inc Badger Mining Corporation Bailey-Parks Urethane Bruks Siwertell DCL Dragon Products Energent Group Legacy Building Solutions Preferred Process Solutions PTP Group RPM Builds Rystad Energy SafeRack ShaleApps South Industries Superior Silica Sands Tank Connection Ventilex Vulcan Drying Systems

Media & Supporting Organizations

Frac Sand Weekly News Digest InfillThinking PB Oil & Gas Powder & Bulk Solids World Oil NSSGA University of Texas Bureau of Economic Geology University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire