Di-Corp Sand Transloading announces terminal agreement with Badger Mining Corporation
Oct 31, 2019
Di-Corp Sand Transloading (DST) is pleased to announce the signing of a new exclusive terminal agreement with Badger Mining Corporation (BMC). A Wisconsin-based industrial sand supplier, BMC will utilize Di-Corp’s transload facility in Rocky Mountain House, Alberta, Canada, to enable best in class service delivery and frac sand storage in Western Canada. The new agreement makes possible Badger Mining’s expansion into the Cardium Formation.
“We are extremely pleased to be strengthening our relationship with Badger Mining in Rocky Mountain House,” said Cameron John, CFO of DST. “Badger is a highly respected, quality sand producer known for its decades of support to the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin. That will translate well as our companies work together to make this new venture a success.”
Innovation and technological advances that have helped drive a resurgence of activity in the Cardium. “This expansion into the Cardium highlights our push to be the number one provider of Northern White sand in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin,” says Adam Katz, strategic leader of oil and gas sales at BMC. “Canada is our most important market and despite challenging conditions, we will continue to invest and support our customers in the region. Badger in Rocky Mountain House is open for business, and we are delighted to build on our relationship with DST and CN Rail.”
The Di-Corp Sand Transloading site, which is easily accessible from Highway 11 and Highway 598, includes 12,000 tons of overhead storage capacity, 90 rail car capacity, less than seven-minute truck loading times, and two loading lanes. The facility is operated seven days a week. For more information on Di-Corp Sand Transloading, click here.
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Di-Corp is a leading distributor, manufacturer and developer of various specialty chemicals, commodities and hardware, serving the energy and mining industries since 1960. Its core purpose is to ‘Optimize the Resource Industry.’ In Oilfield, Di-Corp focuses on drilling fluids, cementing & stimulation and bulk chemicals. In Mining, Di-Corp specializes in minerals processing, minerals exploration and production drilling. Di-Corp operates branches, stocking locations and manufacturing facilities across Canada, the United States and Mexico, serving customers in over ten counties. Di-Corp Sand Transloading, a wholly own affiliate, provides sand transloading services to the WCSB. www.di-corp.com
Badger Mining Corporation produces high-quality industrial silica sand products used in a variety of industrial and environmental applications, including oil and gas production (hydraulic fracturing). Badger has three North American sand processing facilities, and operates throughout a North American network. www.badgerminingcorp.com