Lead Shot Ballast is a popular form in which lead is used for ballast due to it’s flexibility to fill a shape. Lead Shot Ballast can be more cost effective than custom molds. Mayco commonly provides shot ballast packaged in our stock 25 lb. bags or in custom designed super sacks.
In 2012, 700,000 lbs. of Mayco Lead Shot was used in the Gilmerton Bridge Replacement Project in Chesapeake, VA.Lead Shot Ballast is a good option for ballast because of its capability of filling a space without the expense of a custom cast.