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    CARBO Ceramics Inc. (CRR)

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    43.69 Up 1.02(2.39%) Jun 2, 4:00PM EDT
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    CARBO Ceramics Inc.
    Energy Center II
    575 North Dairy Ashford
    Houston, TX 77079
    United States - Map
    Phone: 281-921-6400
    Website: http://www.carboceramics.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Basic Materials
    Industry:Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
    Full Time Employees:1,048

    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; and CARBOBOND LITE, a resin-coated ceramic for oil and natural gas wells that are subject to the risk of proppant flow-back. Its ceramic proppants also comprise CARBOBOND RCS, a conductivity proppant; CARBO NORTHERN WHITE, a frac sand that is used by operators that value quality; CARBONRT, a detectable proppant used to assist operators in determining the locations of fractures in natural gas and oil wells; KRYPTOSPHERE HD, a ceramic proppant engineered to deliver increased conductivity and durability in the highest closure stress wells; and SCALEGUARD, a porous ceramic proppant that is infused with scale-inhibiting chemicals and placed throughout the fracture as part of the hydraulic fracturing process. The company also provides fracture simulation software under the FracPro brand, as well as offers hydraulic fracture design and consulting services under the StrataGen brand. In addition, it provides for spill prevention, containment, and countermeasure systems for the oil and gas industry. The company principally sells its products and services to operators of oil and natural gas wells, and oilfield service companies. CARBO Ceramics Inc. 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 May 1, 2015 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 3; Compensation: 5.
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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Mr. Gary A. Kolstad , 56
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    1.54M0.00
    Mr. Ernesto Bautista III, 43
    Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and VP
    680.00K0.00
    Mr. Don P. Conkle , 50
    VP of Marketing & Sales
    703.00K0.00
    Mr. Roger L. Riffey , 56
    VP of Manufacturing
    504.00K0.00
    Mr. Chad Cannan ,
    VP of R&D
    N/AN/A
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 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.
    Currency in USD.
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