|Mr. Bryan A. Shinn||Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director||1.99M||N/A||55|
|Mr. Donald A. Merril||Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP||914.33k||626.25k||53|
|Mr. Michael L. Winkler||Chief Operating Officer and Exec. VP||1.24M||1.78M||52|
|Mr. Bradford B. Casper||Chief Commercial Officer and Exec. VP||878.17k||465.6k||42|
|Mr. John Paul Blanchard||Sr. VP and Pres of Industrial & Specialty Products||685.46k||N/A||43|
U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. produces and sells commercial silica in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Oil & Gas Proppants and Industrial & Specialty Products. It offers whole grain commercial silica products to be used as fracturing sand in connection with oil and natural gas recovery; and resin coated proppants, as well as sells its whole grain silica products in various size distributions, grain shapes, and chemical purity levels for manufacturing glass products. The company also provides ground commercial silica products for use in plastics, rubber, polishes, cleansers, paints, glazes, textile fiberglass, and precision castings; and fine ground silica for use in premium paints, specialty coatings, sealants, silicone rubber, and epoxies. In addition, it offers other industrial mineral products, such as aplite, a mineral used to produce container glass and insulation fiberglass; and adsorbent made from a mixture of silica and magnesium for preparative and analytical chromatography applications. The company serves oil and gas recovery markets; and industrial end markets with customers involved in the production of glass, building products, foundry products, chemicals, and fillers and extenders. The company, formerly known as GGC USS Holdings, Inc., was incorporated in 2008 and is headquartered in Frederick, Maryland.
U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of May 1, 2017 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 1.