Hi-Crush Partners LP announced that it recently received a safety award for its exemplary safety record at its Augusta mine and processing facility. Hi-Crush was recognized at the Industrial Minerals Association - North America (IMA-NA) Annual Safety Recognition Awards Luncheon.
"We place safety as a top priority at Hi-Crush," said Robert E. Rasmus, chief executive officer of Hi-Crush. "We are very proud of our company's unwavering dedication to safety and consider recognition from experienced associations such as IMA-NA to be clear and tangible examples of our success. In addition to this recent recognition we received at Augusta, we are proud to report that our Wyeville facility has passed MSHA inspection several times in a row with no findings. We will continue to place safety in front of all that we do in order to operate safely and efficiently for the benefit of our customers and employees."
Hi-Crush reserves, which are located in Wisconsin, consist of "Northern White" sand. The company owns and operates the largest distribution network in the Marcellus and Utica shale plays, and has distribution capabilities throughout North America, according to the company.