23 February 2017
Although the company's y-o-y revenue dropped compared with 2015, improved sales in the fourth quarter in US Silica's oil and gas segment helped to buoy the company's quarterly results.
22 February 2017
The company reported a loss of $7.26m for the last quarter of 2016 as frac sand prices saw a decline compared with 2015. However, the company noted improvements in both demand and prices sequentially, which are expected to continue in 2017.
01 February 2017
Following independent research published in late 2016, the Scottish government has opened a public consultation on fracking, a practice which is currently banned in the country.