The Premier Silica Sand Provider for Today and Tomorrow

U.S. Silica is a leading silica sand supplier with a focus on performance materials that are essential to modern living. Our state-of-the-art offerings are used in variety of Industries and Applications.

  • Oil and gas wells are more productive because our high-quality proppants improve flow rates and recovery from unconventional wells
  • Wind-powered and solar energy are more economical due to cost-effective manufacturing
  • Paints and coatings are more durable because of the quality of our crystal structure
  • Geothermal wells are more efficient due to improved heat transfer
  • Electronic devices are more scratch resistant because of the specially sized sand we offer
  • High-performance metal parts are more uniform because of our strict product and quality control

At U.S. Silica, our devotion to remaining on the cutting edge of technology helps improve the quality of every day - at home, at work and at play.

Forbes 2013 Best
Small Companies

U.S. Silica has been named to Forbes’ 35th annual list of America’s Best Small Companies. U.S. Silica was ranked eighth out of 100 companies with annual sales under $1 billion.

Connected to Sustainability

Sustainability is at the core of U.S. Silica’s values. Read more about U.S. Silica’s work to ensure sustainability and review our annual 2012 Sustainability Report, Connected, here.