Tapping into fracking boom

Weber, Rick
August 2011
Trailer / Body Builders;Aug2011, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p28
Trade Publication
The article features STS Trailer & Truck Equipment in Syracuse, New York as it gets ready for the hydraulic fracturing or hydrofracking boom. The lifting of the state moratorium on hydrofracking in late 2011 is seen to open up natural gas drilling in the Marcellus Shale and Utica Shale geological formations. Company president Steve Jacobs projects a boost in revenues of 10 million U.S. dollars in equipment sales in 2012. It talks about harvesting the shale areas, equipment needed and marketing.


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