BMT's Utility Services Group assists utilities to minimize CCP disposal and meet environmental requirements cost effectively, while optimizing their marketing revenues. With BMT's nationwide CCP management and marketing reach, you can improve your CCP utilization and increase your net benefit system-wide. BMT offers a three-step process to optimize your net benefit:
We begin with an on-site evaluation of ash management needs and marketing potential, taking into account numerous factors, such as the quality of CCPs, environmental requirements and potential changes, as well as market opportunities for CCPs in various markets applications.
We provide conceptual design for ash handling systems that includes; turnkey engineering and installation; startup and performance testing; personnel training; and operation and maintenance. In addition, our field service is a valuable asset for utilities. BMT is able to provide ongoing Quality Assurance and timely feedback on operational concerns such as boiler modifications to meet environmental compliance.
We market concrete-grade fly ash and other CCPs through our concrete and construction materials sales organization, allowing you to focus on your core operations.
BMT provides on-site evaluation of products and systems, in order to segregate more CCPs into marketable products, and adjust for ever changing environmental regulations. The Boral Technology Development Group conducts ongoing research to address issues affecting CCP management, by applying various CCP beneficiation technologies including, BMT proprietary FACT technology.
BMT's extensive infrastructure of rail and truck transportation, storage facilities and knowledgeable people experienced in CCP distribution and marketing means greater market reach. This allows the shipment of CCPs to more distant markets and sales into a wider range of applications.
We have developed innovative products such as Boral Micron3™, a refined pozzolan processed from selected fly ash, which is used in High Performance Concrete. With BMT, you have a well-established marketing channel for your concrete-grade fly ash.
Boral Celceram™ is another engineered product, which is marketed into the paint and coatings and polymer systems. It is an example of how the BMT product development effort merges technical knowledge of CCPs and building materials with extensive marketing experience in the building materials industry. As the leading manufacturer of bricks, clay tiles and concrete roof tiles, the BMT organization plays a major role in the industry. Added to that is the experience of Boral Material Technologies in developing and marketing fillers for concrete roof tiles, bricks, concrete blocks and wallboard. It's a dual set of skills: developing effective alternative materials for building applications and knowing how to market them to the industry. BMT's research and development in this area has led to the application of several patents.
In non-concrete markets, BMT is a knowledgeable source for alternative materials utilizing CCPs. BMT maintains a higher proportion of marketing staff within its organization than you'll find in comparable companies, because strong marketing is a big part of what you get when you rely on BMT for your CCP Marketing. Currently, BMT actively markets these branded products: