Established in 1980 by chairman and managing director, Jim Milne CBE, Balmoral Group Holdings Ltd is a privately owned company comprising several operating divisions.
Balmoral Comtec specialises in subsea buoyancy, flotation, insulation, elastomer and renewable energy products while Balmoral Tanks provides water and wastewater solutions to the anaerobic digestion, civil and environmental engineering sectors. Balmoral Park is the Group’s property development and management arm.
At Group HQ in Aberdeen the company has invested in a pioneering subsea product design and manufacturing facility that includes laboratory, design engineering, production, project management and testing facilities that are unrivalled in the industry. The £20m+ Balmoral Subsea Test Centre opened its doors in 2018.
Balmoral Tanks designs and produces efusion® and digestore® epoxy coated and concrete tanks respectively for the water, wastewater and anaerobic digestion markets. A new factory in South Yorkshire, representing a £10m+ investment, was commissioned in 2018. The company also operates a highly specialised design and manufacturing business in South Wales that provides hot press GRP and steel sectional tanks as well as cylindrical steel tanks for the global water storage and fire-fighting sectors.
Balmoral Park Ltd is the company’s property development division. Covering some 18 acres Balmoral Business Park in Aberdeen is home to three auto dealerships; Audi, Mini and Nissan, and features a 40,500sqft high-specification office pavilion.
These businesses are run by defined management and operations teams that are wholly responsible for their unit’s profit and loss activity. All are dedicated to the company’s philosophy of innovation and continuous improvement.