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2014-07-25 23:08:34

Walttools, a U.S. manufacturer and distributor of professional grade decorative concrete tools and supplies is the first to bring the hottest trend in concrete polishing – Colloidal Silica - to market as a value product. Morris, IL (PRWEB) July 25, 2014 Colloidal silica is a densifier for concrete. It makes concrete surfaces harder and when it comes to concrete polishing, harder is better. Harder concrete generally polishes better and polishing concrete is a rapidly growing green...

2014-07-16 16:22:13

Accretive acquisition expands capacity and product offerings in one of the fastest growing oil and gas basins in the country. FREDERICK, Md., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) today announced that it has signed a stock purchase agreement to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Cadre Services Inc., a leading regional sand mining Company based in Voca, Texas, for approximately $98 million in cash. Closing is expected by the end of the month....

2014-07-09 08:23:04

FREDERICK, Md., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) announced today that it will release its second quarter 2014 results after the New York Stock Exchange closes on Tuesday, July 29, 2014. This release will be followed by a conference call for investors on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss U.S. Silica's second quarter 2014 financial results. Hosting the call will be Bryan Shinn, President and Chief Executive Officer and Don...

2014-06-30 16:22:22

FREDERICK, Md., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) today announced that it has received approval from the Town of Fairchild, WI to begin development of a new, three million ton-per-year frac sand mine and plant. The proposed state-of-the-art facility, which will be served by the Union Pacific Railroad, is anticipated to become operational by the fourth quarter of 2015. Bryan Shinn, president and chief executive officer of U.S. Silica said, "We had...

2014-06-25 08:24:03

DUBLIN, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/82mmxw/global_and) has announced the addition of the "Global And Chinese Precipitated Silica Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Global And Chinese Precipitated Silica Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Global Precipitated Silica industry with a focus on the Chinese situation....

2014-06-24 08:23:59

FREDERICK, Md., June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) said today that its Industrial and Specialty Products business is increasing prices for the majority of its non-contracted ground and fine ground silica sand products used primarily in paints, coatings, elastomers, chemical, building products and other applications, an average of approximately ten percent. The increases are effective with shipments after July 15(th), 2014 or as contracts allow. The...

2014-06-19 23:05:45

DeepResearchReports.com adds “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Precipitated Silica Industry” report to its research database. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 “2014 Deep Research Report on Global and China Precipitated Silica Industry” is a professional and in-depth research report on the China Precipitated Silica market. The report provides basic Precipitated Silica information, including Precipitated Silica definition, classification, application, and industry...

2014-06-07 23:02:25

It is important to read the label before adding sand to your child’s sandbox. Recent landmark legislation, the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA), requires lead testing for playsand and all toys marketed to children. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) June 07, 2014 It is important to read the label before adding sand to your child’s sandbox. Recent landmark legislation, the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA), requires lead testing for plays and and all toys...

2014-06-04 12:23:05

FREDERICK, Md., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) today announced that the Company will be meeting with investors and making a presentation at the Morgan Stanley First Annual Global Natural Resources Conference being at the Hotel Arts in Barcelona, Spain June 9-10, 2014. Bryan Shinn, President and CEO of U.S. Silica, will be making a presentation on Monday, June 9, 2014 at 11:10 a.m. ET. In addition, management will be meeting with investors at...

2014-05-28 16:22:10

FREDERICK, Md., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLCA) today announced that its management will be meeting with investors at the 2014 RBC Capital Markets' Global Energy and Power Conference being held at the Ritz Carlton, Battery Park in New York City June 2-3, 2014. U.S. Silica is scheduled to meet with investors on Monday, June 2(nd). As per the conference program, the Company will not be making a formal presentation. About U.S. Silica U.S. Silica...


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