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MarketScreener Homepage  >  Equities  >  Nyse  >  U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc.    SLCA


Business Summary
U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. is a domestic producer of commercial silica, a specialized mineral that is an input into a range of end markets. The Company operates in two segments: Oil & Gas Proppants, and Industrial & Specialty Products. In the Oil & Gas Proppants segment, it serves the oil and gas recovery market providing fracturing sand, or frac sand, which is pumped down oil and natural gas wells to prop open rock fissures and manage the flow rate of natural gas and oil from the wells. As of December 31, 2016, the Industrial & Specialty Products segment consisted of over 215 products and materials, which are used in a range of industries, including container glass, fiberglass, specialty glass, flat glass, building products, fillers and extenders, foundry products, chemicals, recreation products and filtration products. It produces and sells a range of commercial silica products, including whole grain and ground products, as well as other industrial mineral products.

Number of employees : 2 177 people.
Sales per Business
USD (in Million)%USD (in Million)%
Oil & Gas Proppants1,18375%1,01168.5% -14.58%
Industrial & Specialty Products394.3125%463.9631.5% +17.66%
Sales per region
USD (in Million)%USD (in Million)%
United States1,577100%1,474100% -6.52%
Bryan A. Shinn572020Chief Executive Officer & Director
Bradford B. Casper442020President
Charles Shaver60-Chairman
Michael L. Winkler542016Chief Operating Officer & Executive Vice President
Donald A. Merril542018Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
William Jennings Kacal702012Independent Director
John Michael Stice, Dr.592013Independent Director
Diane K. Duren592017Independent Director
Peter C. Bernard572012Independent Director
Bonnie Cruickshank Lind602019Independent Director
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Company contact information
U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc.
24275 Katy Freeway
Suite 600
Katy, TX 77494

Phone : +
Fax : +1.381.628.8691
Web : http://www.ussilica.com