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Loading and Moving Shale Bins | Issue 05-2018

Shale bins are used on drilling rig sites to collect drill cuttings. Shale bins can be light-weight or heavier metal bins with three or four sides. Three-sided bins are emptied with a front-end loader that partially drives into the bin, while four-sided bins are emptied with a track-hoe.