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  • Advantages of Pillow Tanks

    Pillow tanks are collapsible fabric tanks that resemble a pillow when filled.  These type bladder tanks are made by welding or sealing durable fabric around all four sides and adding valves for filling, emptying and pressure relief.

  • Floating Sargassum barriers

    Over the last few years, beachgoers have been faced with the awful sights and smell of stinking seaweed washing up on the shorelines.  Conditions have been perfect for the massive growth of Sargassum, the aquatic vegetation that continues to ...

  • Texas Boom sponsors wreaths across America

    For the second consecutive year, Texas Boom Company is proud to provide sponsorship for Wreaths Across America.  This outstanding organization aims to achieve three primary goals: REMEMBER our fallen US Veterans HONOR those who serve ...

  • Spill boom deployment around a capsized ship

    Ship wrecks are an unfortunate reality in the ever expanding global marketplace.  Weather, inexperienced or inattentive crews, and equipment failures can all be contributing factors.  When ships do sink, capsize, or run aground, and ...

  • Silt curtains for storm drain runoff

    Turbidity curtains, also referred to as silt curtains, offer a means to keep suspended particles from vacating the immediate area in a body of water.  The curtains hang from floats down into the water and impede the flow of the turbidity or ...

  • Boating near dredging projects

    Every day there are countless ongoing dredging and marine construction projects ongoing across the United States.  These marine projects are driven by the need for repairs, development, and shoaling.  These work zones typically require ...

  • Texas Boom Company Joins SCAA

    Texas Boom Company is proud to join many other leading companies and organizations involved in the spill response industry who are active participants in the Spil Control Association of America (SCAA).  We join this group as a means to ...

  • Texas Boom participating in no spills 2019

    Texas Boom Company is pleased to announce plans to participate in the 2019 No Spills Conference Jan 30 - Feb 1 in Traverse City, MI at the Park Place Hotel and Conference Center. We will host a vendor booth to display our products to government ...

  • How to connect sections of oil containment boom - video

    Most manufacturers of oil containment boom in the US utilize ASTM F962-94 aluminum connectors at both ends of the boom. These universal Z connector bars allow sections of boom from any manufacturer to be used together to form longer sections of ...

  • Being a Texas Boom customer puts you in good company

    When you purchase products from Texas Boom Company, you are joining good company. Our company has a history of delivering a wide range of quality products at competitive prices to many recognizable organizations. Texas Boom`s track record includes ...

  • Floating oil boom

    There are two major categories of floating oil boom: Absorbent Floating Oil Boom and Non-Absorbent Floating Oil Boom. Both serve a specific purpose, and they can be used in tandem to help contain oil spills in bodies of water such as oceans, gulfs, ...

  • Made in USA - Oil Containment Boom, Silt Curtains, Tanks, Berms

    As the year comes to an end, everyone at Texas Boom Company is proud of the work done at our manufacturing facility in Houston, Texas.  Texas Boom is a manufacturer of top quality oil containment boom, silt curtains, pillow ...

  • Permeable silt curtain vs. Impermeable silt curtain

    The question is often asked:  Should I use a permeable or non-permeable silt curtain?  We hope to shed some light on the topic to help our customers understand the difference between these two types of turbidity curtains.  For ...

  • Five primary types of oil containment boom

    There are typically five primary types of containment boom manufactured and deployed in the United States and Canada.  We provide a brief description of each for the benefit of those not familiar with containment boom.  All containment ...

  • Oil Containment Boom Overview

    For those not familiar with oil containment boom, Texas Boom Company is providing an overview to share the basics of what spill containment boom is, how containment boom is made, and where containment boom is used. One of the first actions ...

  • Texas Boom - legacy product name guide

    As Texas Boom Company has evolved since its founding in 1986, the product lines and branding have varied over the years.  In order to help clarify where to find an appropriate product when referencing older marketing material, order invoices, ...

  • Texas Boom Exhibiting at Clean Gulf 2018 - Nov 14-15 in New Orleans

    Texas Boom Company will be represented at the Clean Gulf 2018 Exhibition in New Orleans, LA on Nov 14 and 15th.  The exposition will be held in conjunction with the trade conference in Hall D at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, and Texas ...

  • Texas Boom launches all new website

    Texas Boom Company is pleased to announce the launch of its new webiste at TEXASBOOM.com. The site offers updated product information, new product images, improved navigation and usability, and much faster load times. All these factors combine to ...