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Solid Ballast Supply and Installation

Ballast Technologies, Inc. (BTI)
Fixed ballast, solid ballast for aircraft carriers
fixed ballast, permanent ballast for ships and offshore oil platforms

Ballast Technologies, Inc. (BTI) has been the world's premier solid ballast supply and installation contractor since 1983.


Some of our customers  include BAE SystemsHeerema Marine ContractorsU.S. NavyNoble Drilling, Exxon MobilVigor IndustrialTrinity YachtsRoyal New Zealand NavyNASSCOMcDermott InternationalIngalls ShipbuildingBath Iron Works,Newport News Shipbuilding, and the Terra Nova Alliance.


Perma Ballast® is the fixed ballast of choice for 100% of the world's deepwater floating production platforms, including Diana (Exxon Mobil), Tubular Bells (Hess), Lucius (Anadarko), Tahiti (Chevron), Kikeh (Murphy Oil), Holstein (BP), Nansen, Boomvang, Medusa, Devil's Tower (ENI) and Perdido (Shell), and is installed in over 150 vessels including military sealift newbuilds and conversions, container and drill ships, tugs, yachts, offshore supply and pipelay vessels and U.S. Navy aircraft carriers and destroyers.


Ballast Technologies Inc. is affiliated with Universal Minerals International, Inc (UMII), a leading industrial minerals supplier since 1960. UMII and its affiliates operate worldwide, allowing BTI to provide timely supply and installation of fixed ballast around the globe.

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