Superior quality sands for
industrial and recreational markets
Preferred Sands is a leading provider of high-quality silica sands that set the standard for quality, efficiency, and customer service for all industrial sand applications, including glassmaking, foundry, water filtration, building products, and sports and recreation industries.
Preferred leverages one of the largest distribution networks in North America:
- Strategically located mines with wash and dry plant capabilities
- A modern fleet of rail cars serviced by all major Class One railroads
- Significant monthly storage capacity
- Competitive, last-mile trucking partners across North America