Foertsch Group was started in the 1950s by Mason Foertsch, who began digging lakes with a used bulldozer. Incorporated in 1967, hard work and an unwavering commitment to quality created a family business spanning over 50 years. Foertsch Group has extensive experience in heavy marine and civil contracting including marine transloading, dredging, topside barge repair, contract marine towing, and marine facility inspection. Foertsch Group specializes in marine construction with notable past experience installing new cells, dolphins, and repair of existing infrastructure. Foertsch Construction is the stevedore for Tell City River Port and Hoosier Southern Railroad. This mobile stevedoring crew is capable of transloading products anywhere on the inland river system.
We are committed to the long-term health of our employees. Our wellness program equips participants for healthy living through education, friendly competition, healthy food, and regular health screenings.
Foertsch Group has diversified its ownership as well as its services. Our Foertsch Contracting subsidiary is a woman-owned business specializing in heavy marine contracting on the inland river system.
Foertsch Group has been a family owned business for over five decades. It has been our genuine pleasure to serve our customers as a family. The quality of our products is a paramount concern, for we believe our customers are served best when they can fully rely on our products. Our family is eager to meet our customer’s needs with a quality, reasonably priced product.