From concept design through detailed and production design to survey and inspection, we deliver high quality engineering services to the shipping industry.

We provide route analysis and feasibility studies, concept to detailed design including production drawings, passenger flow and ship evacuation analysis and environment engineering.

Our world-leading software models, logistics support and expertise in hydrodynamics help us to increase our customers' profitability and competitiveness while also meeting safety and environmental standards.

  • BMT provides independent consultation and management services for ship acquisition
  • BMT uses a multi-discipline approach to structural analysis and maintenance
  • BMT provides failure analysis and repair procedures for complex systems

BMT provides a range of services related to evacuation, risk and safety for the marine and offshore industries that allows us to examine vessel or structure layout and provide an optimal arrangement for normal and emergency operations.

BMT provides environmental management, including air emissions control, sewage handling and treatment design and installation assistance, and ballast water technology research and development.

Our services include one-off ship audits for a specific purpose or more comprehensive audits to support the implementation or improvement of a company's environmental management system.

Ferries and Passenger Vessels

BMT has been extensively involved with the recent upgrades to six of the major vessels in the BC Ferries fleet.  These upgrades included the removal of all passenger and crew accommodations, refitting to latest comfort and fire protection standards.  Also, modern technology life-saving systems were installed and significant mechanical modifications were undertaken.  BMT is also involved with the overseas procurement of large new builds for BC Ferries. 

Floating Platforms

BMT designed a sectional floating platform which is now in service in Singapore.  This platform can be used for a variety of sporting or public events and can be easily reconfigured whilst afloat, employing a patented flotation joining system.

Ice Vessels

One of BMT’s strengths is its ability to provide unique solutions to demanding requirements, one of which is ice capability.  For example, the Tulpar combines high payload, shallow draft, and exceptional ice capability.  BMT has also recently developed a range of novel concepts to meet the needs of emergency intervention in ice-covered waters.

Supply Vessels, Tugs and Barges

BMT has particular expertise in various workboat sectors.  BMT designs cover a range of standard and unique vessel requirements. These designs are delivered by experienced design teams with project management services, specialized analysis and engineering, and logistics support capabilities.  Our design portfolio includes tugs, offshore supply, anchor handling tug supply vessels (AHTS), utility boats and working platforms.