U.S. Silica To Build its 2nd State-of-the Art Frac Sand Mine & Plant near Lamesa, TX

LED Announcement, Lamesa Economic Development 5 Comments

FREDERICK, Md., Sept. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) announced today that it plans to build a second, state-of-the-art frac sand mine and plant in West Texas to serve the rapidly-growing Permian Basin. The new facility, located about 60 miles north of Midland, near Lamesa, Texas, is expected to produce approximately 2.6 million tons annually and is part of the Company’s previously announced …