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What is Perma Ballast®?

A Proven Product with a
100% Project Success Rate!

  • Perma Ballast®, our pumpable, removable, environmentally safe fixed ballast is the most widely used and accepted solid ballast in the world. 

  • Perma Ballast® is recognized and accepted by certifying and regulatory agencies around the world, including ABS, Bureau Veritas, U.S. DOT, U.S. Coast Guard, Lloyd's Register, DNV-GL. 

  • All Perma Ballast® products, including the water used to convey them, are lead-free, non-toxic, non-corrosive, chemically inert, and environmentally safe. No gases or vapors are generated by Perma Ballast® products, even after many years in place.

  • BTI pre-tests all of its raw materials in its own laboratories to ensure proper density, uniformity and stability. Continuous quality control is also performed during every installation to verify installed density.

  • By customizing our mix design for every installation we are able to achieve a wide range of installed Perma Ballast® product densities, from 130 lbs to 300 lbs/cubic foot, or 2.1-4.8 SG.

  • In all cases, unless requested by our customers, the product is removable and reusable. 

After many years of use throughout the world in a wide variety of applications, Perma Ballast® is a proven product.
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