Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. Expands Capacity with Purchase of Proppant Plant

Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. completed the acquisition of a resin coated proppant manufacturing facility located in Shreveport, Louisiana from CRS Proppants LLC. The Shreveport facility has annual capacity of approximately 450 million pounds and will continue to source Northern White frac sand from CRS Proppants LLC going forward.

This manufacturing plant allows Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. to meet the growing demand for our resin coated proppants. The plant is capable of producing a variety of proppants suited for many different well conditions.

Located in the Haynesville shale region, the Shreveport plant provides easy truck access and dedicated rail facilities. This plant acquisition continues our dedicated efforts of providing our customers with an ongoing supply of high quality resin coated proppants.

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