Covia DST Dust-Suppression Technology Gaining Momentum

Covia announced that DST dust-suppression technology is gaining significant momentum with industry-leading companies that use whole-grain silica sand in their manufacturing processes. These companies – committed to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) standards – are choosing the breakthrough technology as part of their engineering control plan to reduce workers’ potential exposure to silica dust.

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Covia Sells Winchester and Western Railroad to OmniTRAX

Covia announced that it has executed a definitive agreement to sell its Winchester and Western Railroad (W&W) to an affiliate of OmniTRAX Inc. for total proceeds of $105.0 million in cash, subject to certain adjustments set forth in the definitive agreement. As part of the transaction, OmniTRAX will assume ownership of approximately 470 railcars, which the W&W currently owns.

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Deckard Out as Covia President

Covia announced that Richard Navarre, chairman of the board of directors, has been appointed interim president and chief executive officer. Navarre succeeds Jenniffer Deckard who has resigned as president, chief executive officer and as a member of the board of directors following the board’s decision to take a different leadership direction. Deckard will serve as a consultant to the company…

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