Built to Service the West

Silica Services is the Western United States’ best-located Tier 1 proppant mine, providing the most efficient freight solutions with a complete range of quality products so you can complete your wells on time and on budget.

Built to Service the West

Silica Services’ Tier 1 sand mine is in northern Arizona and features a direct connection to the BNSF railroad. Purchasing from Silica Services can dramatically reduce rail-shipping distances compared to shipping from northern white sand mines in Wisconsin and northern Illinois: 30% less distance to the DJ Basin and 60% less distance to the Delaware Basin.

Less distance, less time, less cost.

About Us

Best Products and Freight Solutions

We offer all mesh sizes, flexible railcar options, and BNSF unit train and manifest shipping. Combining a full range of high-quality products with the most efficient shipping solutions in the industry, Silica Services delivers unmatched value to its customers.


Logistics Advantages

Lower rail shipping costs

Silica Services is partnered with the BNSF — leader in Class 1 rail shipments to all western markets. Our expanded rail load-out facility can support both unit train and manifest shipments to ensure any sized order is processed efficiently and on time.

Logistics Advantages

Faster transit times

Unlike other Tier 1 sand suppliers, Silica Services is advantageously located in Arizona. Our products service the DJ Basin with 30% fewer rail shipping miles compared to other Tier 1 mines.

Logistics Advantages

Maximized Railcar Fleet Efficiency

Shorter shipping distances result in faster transit times, meaning you can move more product with fewer rail cars.

Logistics Advantages

Direct Connection to BNSF

Single-line shipping maximizes efficiency and minimizes risk. Silica Services’ direct connection to the BNSF Railway enables you to get your product from origin to destination without the hassle and cost of an interchange.

Reliable. Economical. Practical.

Pay Less for Tier 1 Proppant

With 1 million tons per year of Tier 1 proppant supply and the nearest BNSF Unit Train origin to the Rockies, Silica Services is ideally suited to deliver the lowest total cost for your proppant requirements. Call us today to see how much you can save by switching to Silica Services.