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Covia Releases First Quarterly Report Since Merger

Covia announced results for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2018. As a result of the merger that closed on June 1, 2018, Covia’s 2018 reported results, under U.S. generally accepted accounting principles, include the consolidated financial results of both Unimin Corp. and Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. for the four months ended Sept. 30, 2018, as well as the stand-alone results for Unimin for the five months ended May 31, 2018, including the high-purity quartz business, which is reported as discontinued operations.

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IAC Touts Benefits of Frac Sand Plant Optimization

Industrial Accessories Co. (IAC) touts the benefits of frac sand plant optimization. IAC has assembled a team of experts on dryer performance, dry plant controls, loadout methodology, dust control, respiratory silica mitigation, wet plant operation and EPC construction of frac sand facilities to achieve just that.

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Big-Ticket Expenses Dog U.S. Silica’s Third Quarter

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc. announced net income of $6.3 million or $0.08 per basic and diluted share for the third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2018, compared with net income of $41.3 million or $0.51 per basic and $0.50 per diluted share for the third quarter of 2017.

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Jordan Sands Continues Science Program Partnership

Jordan Sands, an industrial sand mining and processing operation based in Mankato, Minn., and a Coughlan Companies affiliate, is continuing its partnership for the third consecutive school year with the Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota and the Mankato Area Public Schools.

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Atlas Sand Co. Celebrates Grand Opening of Monahans, Texas, Facility

Atlas Sand Co. LLC announced the grand opening of its Monahans, Texas, facility. On Oct. 30, the first scheduled deliveries of frac sand from the Atlas Monahans site were fulfilled. The Monahans facility's anticipated production capacity is currently approximately 4 million tpy, and management expects the facility to reach this production rate within the next six weeks.

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