Amherst Madison
Amherst Madison

A marine towing, construction, & repair business.

Our Workforce Consists of

Loyal, Experienced, and Well Trained River Men and Women

Our facilities and equipment provide them the opportunity and flexibility to become among the best in the river industry.

Since 1893

Since 1893, when Charles T. Jones and George W. Jones established the company, we have offered the highest level of quality and service.


We transport barges along the Ohio River and its tributaries utilizing well maintained towboats ranging from 6,000 horsepower to 800 horsepower harbor boats.


We offer significant marine construction experience in all areas including dredging, stone riverbank erosion protection, pile driving, dock construction, pipeline crossing and much more.


Amherst Madison Marine Repair Division offers marine repair services (boat/barge repair) from our Gallipolis location, which has 4 dry docks (3,500, 2,300, 2,100, and 2,000-ton capacity).