About J.H. Menge & Company Inc.

Customized Marine Equipment Since 1878

J. H. Menge: Bringing The Best Since 1878

J.H. Menge & Company, Inc., founded by Captain John Henry Menge in 1878, is a Manufacturer’s Representative firm that specializes in custom marine equipment. Our customers are tugboat, work boat and barge operators, shipyards, petrochemical and refinery terminal dock facilities, offshore drilling companies and oil and gas offshore production installations.

Our goal is to offer the best equipment at a fair price. Our company dedicates its efforts to looking after the welfare and sales of our Manufacturers’ equipment in the Gulf Coast Region of the USA. We limit our efforts to custom designed and manufactured marine equipment.

J. H. Menge & Company, Inc. and the lines of equipment we represent are well known within our sphere of activity. Each of our manufacturers is widely acknowledged for providing the best quality products in their particular specialty. The manufacturers we support include: Markey Machinery Co Inc., EMCO Wheaton USA, Smith Berger Marine Inc., Washington Chain & Supply Inc., Morse Rubber LLC, Marine Structures, and Polymer Industries.

As a company, we address ourselves to conscientiously, aggressively and honorably representing our principals throughout our territories in the Gulf Coast region. We are the exclusive representatives in the area assigned. We maintain offices in New Orleans and Houston.

J. H. Menge Leadership

Management in J. H. Menge & Company, Inc. is affected thusly:

Farrell C. LatourPresident & Chairman
Buren L. JonesSenior Sales Associate
Steven McGuirtSales Associate
Gary J. BuquoiVice President
Jeannie H. WarinoOffice Manager
Parker Schonekas, PESales Engineer

Equipment by Manufacturer

Each of our trusted manufacturers are at the top of their fields.

Find Your Custom Solution

Contact Us for the right answer to your custom marine equipment requirements.

Our range of specially engineered marine equipment is sure to meet your marine equipment requirements.


Farrell C LatourPresident and Chairman

Marine Loading Arms

Gary J. BuquoiVice President

Projects in Texas

Steven McGuirtSales Associate

Technical Questions

Parker Schonekas, PESales Engineer

Deck Equipment & Fenders

Buren JonesSenior Sales Associate

Please contact any member of JH Menge’s team regarding any question about any of the products and manufacturer’s represented.

General Inquiries