Covia (Formerly Unimin Corporation & Fairmount Santrol)

About Covia (Formerly Unimin Corporation & Fairmount Santrol)

Covia is a leading supplier of minerals and material solutions to the industrial and energy markets. The formation of Covia in 2018 is the most recent of many significant milestones in our shared history. Built from the merging of Fairmount Santrol and Unimin Corporation, Covia’s rich legacy includes many achievements across industries and capital success through partnership. Our ability to deliver the right product, to the right place, at the right time, is unmatched. Just as strong is our commitment to building partnerships that help our customers succeed.

Quality and innovation are at the foundation of Covia; but our real strength is our people. Covia employs a diverse and highly-skilled team of professionals to convert natural minerals into engineered solutions for our customers. Every member of our team has a valuable opportunity to help shape our future and make a positive impact on the world around us through our commitment to the locations where we live and work.


Quality Control Intern

May 2019 - August 2019 Elco, IL
“Great plant to work for in Elco, Illinois. Everyone is very nice and helpful and I actually looked forward to going to work. I worked in the quality lab all summer, running samples of silica that was to be within customers specifications.”
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