SAN RAMON, CA - Unimin Specialty Minerals has expanded Dowd and Guild Inc.’s territory to include Oregon, Washington, Colorado and Utah. CEO Tom Dowd commented, “We have represented Unimin for over 25 years so are very excited about the geographical expansion, and we look forward to assisting Unimin with their growth expectations as we move forward.”

Dowd and Guild Inc., San Ramon, CA, has been serving the coatings, graphic arts, building products, adhesives, sealants and plastics markets with products for 28 years. The company covers the 11 states west of the Rocky Mountains and the southwestern states of Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Arkansas.

Unimin Corp. is a global leader in the production of functional fillers, with mining, processing and classification plants located throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia and Australia.