Day: May 24, 2018

NGP Portfolio Company Black Mountain Sand

by: Business Wire FORT WORTH, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Black Mountain Sand, a Texas-based in-basin frac sand provider, announced today its expansion into the Eagle Ford Shale with the acquisition of 2,300 acres in Atascosa County. The company will begin immediate construction on its third Texas mine with anticipated delivery of its first commercial tons by year end 2018. Once fully commissioned, the Eagle Ford mine will employ 75 people and produce 2.2 million tons of sand annually. The mine’s total annual capacity