Producer Members

Atlas Sand

Founded by long-time E&P operators with significant experience in the Permian Basin, alongside some of the best talent in the sand mining industry, Atlas Sand Company, LLC provides the oil and gas industry access to high quality frac sand reserves located in the heart of the most prolific resource plays of West Texas.  Atlas has expansive reserves on both ends of the West Texas sand play with the large open Kermit Dune position to the north and the large open Monahans Dune position to the south.  As a result, Atlas is uniquely positioned to provide frac sand efficiently and economically to both the Delaware and Midland Basins.  Further, the Atlas Sand leadership has a long history of being good stewards of the land, as well as, promoting positive involvement in local communities.  Atlas will continue this philosophy and desires to be a model for best practices in the sand mining industry.

Badger Mining Corporation

Founded in 1949, Badger Mining Corporation (BMC) is a privately-held, family-owned, international corporation that manufactures industrial silica sand used in a variety of industrial and environmental applications, including oil and gas production, metalcasting, construction, recreation, filter media, glass, and agriculture among others. In addition to three production plants and two coating facilities in Wisconsin, BMC opened its Kermit Sand Plant in West Texas in September 2018. Badger Mining is committed to producing high quality industrial silica sand products, providing superior service to our customers, operating our facilities in an environmentally responsible manner, and ensuring the health and wellness of our associates and of the communities in which we operate.


Covia is a leading provider of mineral-based and material solutions for the Industrial and Energy markets, representing the legacy and combined strengths from the June 2018 merger of Unimin and Fairmount Santrol. The Company is a leading provider of diversified mineral solutions to the glass, ceramics, coatings, polymers, construction, water filtration, sports and recreation markets. Covia offers a broad array of high-quality products, including high-purity silica sand, nepheline syenite, feldspar, clay, kaolin, lime, resin systems and coated materials, delivered through its comprehensive distribution network. Covia offers its Energy customers an unparalleled selection of proppant solutions, additives, and coated products to enhance well productivity and to address both surface and down-hole challenges in all well environments. Covia has built long-standing relationships with a broad customer base consisting of blue-chip customers. Underpinning these strengths is an unwavering commitment to safety and to sustainable development further enhancing the value that Covia delivers to all of its stakeholders.


Hi-Crush is a fully integrated, strategic provider of proppant and logistics solutions to the North American petroleum industry. We own and operate multiple frac sand mining facilities and in-basin terminals, and provide mine-to-wellsite logistics services that optimize proppant supply to customers in all major basins. Our PropStream™ service, offering both container- and silo-based wellsite delivery and storage systems, provides the highest level of flexibility, safety and efficiency in managing the full scope and value of the proppant supply chain.

U.S. Silica

U.S. Silica Holdings, Inc. is a performance materials company and is a member of the Russell 2000. The Company is a leading producer of commercial silica used in the oil and gas industry, and in a wide range of industrial applications. Over its 119-year history, U.S. Silica has developed core competencies in mining, processing, logistics and materials science that enable it to produce and cost-effectively deliver over 1,500 diversified products to customers across our end markets. U.S. Silica’s wholly-owned subsidiaries include EP Minerals and SandBox LogisticsTM. EP Minerals is an industry leader in the production of products derived from diatomaceous earth, perlite, engineered clays, and non-activated clays. SandBox LogisticsTM is a state-of-the-art leader in proppant storage, handling and well-site delivery, dedicated to making proppant logistics cleaner, safer and more efficient. The Company currently operates over 25 mines and production facilities. The Company is headquartered in Katy, Texas and has offices in Frederick, Maryland and Chicago, Illinois.

Associate Members

Westward Environmental, Inc.
Industrial Tax Consulting (ITC)
Warren CAT