Rock Products Logo

Frac Sand Insider Conference – Successful Strategies for Producers

If you are a sand producer, you can’t afford to miss the world of opportunity at the Frac Sand Insider Conference – June 6-7, 2013 – at the Westin Convention Center in Pittsburgh. Early Bird Registration ends May 10th.

Read more: Frac Sand Insider Conference – Successful Strategies for Producers

Applications Lead to Reduced Downtime, Increased Productivity

Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, partnered with Infor Syteline user Preferred Sands to help increase connectivity at the company’s six plant locations and 54 distribution terminals.

Read more: Applications Lead to Reduced Downtime, Increased Productivity

Wisconsin Industrial Sand Co. Donates To Schools

Wisconsin Industrial Sand Co., a subsidiary of Fairmount Minerals, recently distributed more than $176,000 to schools throughout four Wisconsin counties, according to the Pierce County Herald.

Read more: Wisconsin Industrial Sand Co. Donates To Schools

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc. Sees Record First-Quarter Revenue

U.S. Silica Holdings Inc. announced record revenue of $122.3 million and net income of $17.3 million for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013, compared with net income of $19.1 million for the same period in 2012.

Read more: U.S. Silica Holdings Inc. Sees Record First-Quarter Revenue

Wisconsin State Senator Unveils Mine Plan

Wisconsin State Senator Kathleen Vinehout unveiled a package of five legislative proposals to protect local people’s right to know about sand mines and participate in local decisions to locate a mine.

Read more: Wisconsin State Senator Unveils Mine Plan