HDD Technician Spotlight Brandon Balan

December 2022

We all have our favorite mechanic! “Our Guy” who we trust with our car or truck or in the case of the directional drilling contractor who we call first when our rig isn’t acting right. At MTI, we have some great industry-leading HDD technicians. These are the guys you should trust with your equipment and have helped MTI grow to be the most trusted provider for used underground construction equipment worldwide. This series highlights them. Get to know HDD Tech Brandon Balan. The questions: Name? Where are you from? How long have you worked at MTI? Tell us something you’re passionate about outside of work. What drew you toward becoming a technician? What do you hate about being an HDD technician? What’s your favorite thing about being an HDD technician? If you could work on one drill for the rest of your career, what would it be? What is the most important thing our customers can do to protect their investment?