About Us

Firm Overview

Ballard Marine Construction, Inc. (Ballard), since 1976, is primarily focused as a Marine Infrastructure and Utility Contractor performing construction projects for its clients worldwide. Ballard is a privately owned company that has established its corporate headquarters in Washougal, WA with satellite offices located throughout the United States. Each Ballard location is staffed with committed managers, employees, and equipment to provide rapid and dedicated services to our clientele.

Ballard is certified as a women’s business enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the nation’s largest third-party certifier of the businesses owned and operated by women in the U.S. We recognize the commitment to supplier diversity that is embraced by corporations and government agencies today.

A proven track record of safe, efficient and innovative marine construction services has made us an industry leader. All of our internal systems are designed around our philosophy of providing safe, efficient, and cost effective solutions for our clients. Full time maintenance personnel and an extensive quantity of owned assets ensure that when project arises all equipment utilized performs to its maximum capacity and will do so for the duration of the project.

Ballard has a reputation for performing highly complex tasks for our clients in the nuclear, hydroelectric, salvage, pipeline, and submarine cable industries in a safe, quality and cost effective manner. By providing turnkey solutions to our clients we have become a preferred international provider of marine construction services. Through the successful completion of more than 10,000 individual projects, Ballard has earned an excellent reputation with its clients, establishing a stable financial foundation to promote continued growth of our company.

Memberships & Affiliations

Ballard Marine Construction is a signatory union contractor in commercial diving, construction, and tunneling. We are signatory with the Pacific Northwest Region Council of Carpenters, the International Union of Operating Engineers, the Northern California Carpenter’s and Piledrivers and are members of the GCA of New York and the AGC of America. We are members of Association of Diving Contractors International, Avetta (PICS) and ISN, Society of Military Engineers and the US Society of Dams. We are a certified Woman-Owned Business Enterprise by the Woman-Owned Business Enterprise National Council, Suppliers Clearinghouse and the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC).

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