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Natural Gas & Oil Frac Sand

Frac Sand for Oil and Natural Gas Industry, Nugent Sand Muskegon

Frac Sand for Oil and Natural Gas Industry

The demand for frac sand started in the late 2000s when the use of hydraulic fracturing become the standard method of producing oil and gas from the rock formations such as in the Appalachian Basin. 

In 2009, Nugent Sand, utilizing its knowledge of high-quality sand mining and processing, saw an opportunity to expand its business and started supplying frac sand. 

In 2019, Nugent Sand finished a multi-million-dollar expansion in dry screening, silo storage and a third shipping lane primarily for its frac sand business. The combination of our deposit, wash process and state-of-the-art dry plant positions Nugent Sand as a high quality and reliable frac sand supplier. Nugent Sand supplies 30/50, 40/70 and 100 mesh grades to the oil and gas industry.

Available Shipments:
Bulk rail (114 ton) or truck load (50 or 25 ton)
Bagged in super sacks (3,000 pound) bags, 100 pound or 50 pound bags

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Quality & Service Since 1912

With Decades of Reserves to Serve Our Customers

Our core values help to set us apart.

At Nugent, we not only strive to provide our clients with consistent quality time and time again but also to treat others with respect on and off the job. Our core values are the bedrock of our long-term customer relationships.

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Careers at Nugent


We know that you demand consistency. Our rigorous, multi-step, computer-to-human testing processes ensure that we meet customer requirements each and every time.


We really do make promises we can keep. We’re honest, transparent, and committed to doing what’s best for our customers, employees, and community.


We work hard to ensure every interaction you have with our people, at every step, is the best it can be. Every grain of sand we provide follows a proven processs executed by highly-trained and experienced experts, all focused on meeting your requirements.

Community Impact

Nugent Sand makes it a point to help our local community in several ways. We’ve donated land to create a public park, we help local nonprofits with our time and treasure, and our process is environmentally friendly.


Main Plant/Office: 4912 Russell Road
Muskegon, MI 49445

Mailing Address: PO Box 1209
Muskegon, MI 49443-1209