Vista Sand Owner

Vista Sand offers Texas Premium White™ frac sand to oil and gas customers in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Wyoming, and Colorado. As the name might suggest, Texas Premium White frac sand is excavated, washed, and dried according to the highest industry standards and based on Vista Sand’s extensive experience in the silica sand industry.

Texas Premium White frac sand is comparable to the high-quality sand mined in Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, and Wisconsin, but it is a more cost-effective option for those companies focused on well economics.. Texas Premium White™ frac sand currently possesses the highest crush strength in Texas.

Vista Sand’s 100 Mesh possesses 9,000 psi crush strength, and its 40/70 Mesh possesses 7,000 psi crush strength. As demand trends toward finer sand products, Vista Sand is proud to offer the best in 100 Mesh and 40/70 Mesh in all of Texas. In 2016, Vista Sand holds 10% percent of the U.S. frac sand market and 25% of the U.S. 100 Mesh market.

Vista Sand also has two sister companies that specialize in transporting options for companies in the oil and gas industry. Maalt, LP offers rail transloading services, and Maalt Specialized Bulk offers trucking services. In total, they own and operate 13 transload terminals and 108 semi trucks and trailers, while also prioviding mine-to-well logistics monitoring.

Vista Sand has ownership and a senior leadership team in place that places a high value on employee safety and community relations. It was awarded the Sentinels of Safety in 2014, and it exceeds the environmental standards stipulated by TCEQ and the EPA.  Vista Sand is headquartered in Granbury, Texas.