CARBO Schedules First Quarter 2011 Earnings Call for April 28, 2011

Mar 30, 2011, 21:15 ET from CARBO Ceramics Inc.

HOUSTON, March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CARBO Ceramics Inc. (NYSE: CRR) announced that it plans to release earnings results for the first quarter 2011 on April 28, 2011, and will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Central Time (11:00 a.m. Eastern) that day. Gary Kolstad, President and CEO, and Ernesto Bautista, III, Vice President and CFO will host the call.

To participate in the teleconference, investors in the U.S. should dial 1-877-883-0383 at least 10 minutes before the start time and reference conference number 9640990.  Canada-based callers should dial 1-877-885-0477, and international callers outside of North America should dial 1-412-902-6506. The conference call also can be accessed by visiting the company's Web site,

A replay of the earnings conference call will be available, through May 4, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time, on the company's Web site one hour after the end of the conference. To access the replay from the U.S. please dial 1-877-344-7529; outside the U.S. please dial 1-412-317-0088. Reference conference number 449696. The MP3 file audio file of the earnings conference call will be available on the company's Web site approximately two hours after the end of the call.

CARBO is the world's largest supplier of ceramic proppant for fracturing oil and gas wells; provider of the industry's most popular fracture simulation software; and a provider of fracture design and consulting services. The Company also provides a broad range of technologies for spill prevention, containment and countermeasures, along with geotechnical monitoring.

The statements in this news release that are not historical statements, including statements regarding our future financial and operating performance, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the federal securities laws.  All forward-looking statements are based on management's current expectations and estimates, which involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in forward-looking statements.  Among these factors are changes in overall economic conditions, changes in demand for our products, changes in the demand for, or price of, oil and natural gas, risks of increased competition, technological, manufacturing and product development risks, loss of key customers, changes in government regulations, foreign and domestic political and legislative risks, the risks of war and international and domestic terrorism, risks associated with foreign operations and foreign currency exchange rates and controls; weather-related risks and other risks and uncertainties described in our publicly available filings with the SEC.  We assume no obligation to update forward-looking statements, except as required by law.

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