Vessel Services

Ballard Marine Construction provides a full range of underwater ship maintenance and repair services for Commercial Ships, Coast Guard and Navy vessels.  Our team bring experience, capabilities and equipment in support of both military and commercial ship markets.  We understand the dynamics of these sectors of the shipping industry as well as the critical nature of our services.  Ballard utilizes Class approved ship inspection procedures, welding repair procedures all backed with accurate and timely reporting of findings in order to develop proper solutions.

  • Underwater Cutting
  • Underwater Welding
  • Underwater video inspections
  • ABS certified “UWILD” (Underwater Inspection in lieu of Dry-docking)
  • Vessel support anode installation
  • Welding fabrication
  • Class inspections
  • Insurance inspections
  • Damage assessments
  • Propeller Polishing and Clearing
  • Design, Fabrication and Installation of Cofferdams
  • Mechanical Hull scrubbing and Prop Polishing
  • Marine electrical services
  • NDT inspections of hull shell plating and other underwater appendages.
  • Special inspections at request of ship owners’ representative
  • Pre-purchase, pre/post charter surveys
  • Pre and Post dry dock inspections
  • Damage assessment inspections
  • Hull coating inspection and underwater application
  • Launch Services
  • Work Supply Vessel and Platform Services