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CARBO Ceramics Inc. (CRR)

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CARBO Ceramics Inc.
Energy Center II
575 North Dairy Ashford
Houston, TX 77079
United States - Map
Phone: 281-921-6400
Fax: 281-921-6401

Index Membership:N/A
Sector:Basic Materials
Industry:Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
Full Time Employees:1,025

Business Summary 

CARBO Ceramics Inc., an oilfield services technology company, manufactures and sells ceramic proppants, resin-coated ceramic, and resin-coated sand proppants for use in the hydraulic fracturing of natural gas and oil wells in the United States and internationally. The company offers ceramic proppants, including CARBOHSP and CARBOPROP designed for use in deep gas wells; CARBOLITE used in medium depth oil and gas wells; CARBOECONOPROP; CARBOHYDROPROP to enhance performance in slickwater fracture treatments; CARBOBOND LITE for oil and natural gas wells that are subject to the risk of proppant flow-back; CARBOBOND RCS, a conductivity proppant; CARBONRT, a detectable proppant used to assist operators in determining the locations of fractures in natural gas and oil wells; and KRYPTOSPHERE-H, a high-performance ceramic proppant engineered to deliver increased conductivity and durability in the highest closure stress wells. It also provides fracture simulation software under the FracPro brand, as well as offers hydraulic fracture design and consulting services. In addition, the company provides a range of technologies for spill prevention, containment, and countermeasures. It principally sells its products and services to operators of oil and natural gas wells, and oilfield service companies. The company was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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Corporate Governance 
CARBO Ceramics Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Nov 1, 2014 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 6.
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Mr. Gary A. Kolstad , 55
Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
Mr. Ernesto Bautista III, 42
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and VP
Mr. R. Sean Elliott , 39
Chief Compliance Officer, VP, Gen. Counsel and Corp. Sec.
Mr. Don P. Conkle , 49
VP of Marketing and Sales
Mr. Roger L. Riffey , 55
VP of Manufacturing
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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