409 S. Church Street

Berlin, Wisconsin 54923




(920) 361-2388



Dave Jablonski
Foundry Team Leader

Additional Contacts

Sara Joyce
VP Technical Services



Company Description

Industrial silica sand producer.

Company History

The name Badger Mining Corporation (BMC) has been in existence since 1979. The company was founded in 1949 by Clifford A. Chier, under the name of C. A. Chier Sand Company. Badger's roots, however, go back over 100 years. The forefathers of Badger Mining started mining industrial silica and bank sand in the Berlin, Wisconsin area in the early 1900's.

Since 1979, Badger Mining Corporation (BMC)'s has operated two sand processing facilities located near the towns of Fairwater and Taylor. Wisconsin.

Company Mission

We will be the leader in the industrial sand industry with a team of associates committed to excellence and a passion for satisfying our stakeholders.

Values Statement:
We are committed to environmental responsibility, health and wellness, quality, safety, and integrity while providing a rewarding and enjoyable place to work.

Vision Statement:
We will identify, evaluate, develop and implement profitable opportunities consistent with our mission and values.

Sustainability Statement:
Badger Mining Corporation is dedicated to environmental responsibility while providing social and economic benefits which results from our business activities. Everything we do strives to cultivate a stronger, more prosperous future for all stakeholders. We demonstrate continuous improvement by monitoring our progress through management systems and metrics to achieve the following sustainability principles:

Work in harmony with natural surroundings and all stakeholders;
Prudent natural resource management and environmental stewardship;
Comply with legal and other applicable requirements;
Wise and efficient use of all consumables;
Prevent pollution through best management practices;
Deliver superior value to all stakeholders; and
Enhance the economic and social well-being of associates and the communities in which we operate.

Products and Services

BMC supplies the casting industry multiple grades of foundry core and molding sands. The base material is mined from the St. Peter sandstone deposit. Badger®Sand products are offered direct from the plant site or from one of our many distribution sites throughout North America; delivered via truck or rail.

Specialty Products / Services:
BMC has the ability to develop and produce customized sand grades for unique foundry applications in conjunction with a customer's requirements.
Specialty lab testing services are also available to the castings industry.

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