About Us


Worth Contracting, Inc.,providing exceptional service to our customers since 1974.

During this time we have dedicated ourselves to quality workmanship and a commitment to provide uncompromising emphasis on service. Our awards from The American Institute of Architects as well as The Jacksonville Historic Preservation Commission show our attention to detail and conscientious field supervision, combined with our expert management are an award winning combination.

Our Marine Division specializes in bridge rehabilitation, bulkheads, fender and footer repairs and replacements, bank and shore stabilization, lock, spillway and dam renovation. Our qualified and experienced marine crew work statewide on many Florida Department of Transporation and South Florida Water Management projects.

Worth Contracting, Inc. holds a certification from The Society for Protective Coatings (SSPC) QP-1 Field Application of Coatings Complex Structures and QP-2 (A) Industrial Hazardous Paint Removal.

Our Company will provide a complete package to meet all your needs in accordance with your Plans and Specifications for any industrial or commercial structure. Our various insurance coverage includes but not limited to: Bid, Payment & Performance Bonds; Builder's Risk; Workers Compensation including United States Longshoreman & Harbor Act (USL&H); Commercial & Industrial General Liability; Public, Private and Property Damage Liability; Umbrella Liability and Business Auto Liability.

WORTH CONTRACTING, INC. is certified as a Minority (woman/Hispanic) Business Enterprise in many Cities, Federal and State Agencies. We hope to establish a working relationship with your company and look forward to doing business with you in the near future.

Katherine Garces WorthPresident



With their excellent quality of service, workmanship, and prompt response on emergency repairs, it has been a pleasure working with Worth Contracting, Inc.Captain Jim Suber,
Waterways Coordinator / Dock Master

All work for the project was successfully completed in accordance with the requirements of the Contract. No contract or payment issues existed, and contract was closed.David Vaughn,
A1A Director

The nearly two million dollar project carried out on time and in budget by Worth Contracting Inc. and managed by the Bureau of Design and Construction Project Manager Randy Strange provides Universal access, solar powered lighting, recycled, maintenance free boardwalks and upgraded restroom facilities.Manager
Fort Clinch Pier

I have personally had the pleasure of working with Joe and Katherine Worth, and their staff, on several District projects. Their planning and approach, quality of work, promptness of deliverables and their willingness to meet the District's goals have exceeded our expectations.Mr. Gregory T. Mayo,
Chairman Prequalification Committee Contractors
Georgia Department of Transportation

The quality of work was excellent, and the work was completed on-schedule and within the budgeted amount. Worth has demonstrated excellent cooperation and teamwork, including their immediate response times for emergency repair work.Howard 'Buff' Searcy, Jr.
Lead Construction Manager
South Florida Water Management District

Again, it has been a pleasure working with Worth, and we would certainly recommend them for future work.Tom McKernan,
CET Construction Manager
ERRA Construction Department

Over the past 25 years, Worth Contracting has exhibited a unique ability to apply Tnemec's wide range of high performance coatings on a wide array of difficult projects including tanks, bridges, lighthouses, locks, and water and waste treatment plants.Michael Kendig,
Tnemec Coatings

I wanted to personally express what a treat Paul Gilbert did on behalf of Worth Contracting in conjunction with the City of Fernandina Beach. No obstacle or hurdle was insurmountable, and he routinely came up with viable solutions and effected them efficiently and expeditiously.Coleman Langshaw
Marina Director
Cit of Fernandina Beach

The restoration of the Crooked River Lighthouse by Worth Contracting has given back a historic monument to the city that can be enjoyed for generations to come.Aerlene M. Oehler,
CLA President

It certainly was a pleasure to work with the "Worth Team." Not only was the contract finished and accepted before the contract deadline, with no change orders, it was executed with the utmost professional integrity.Barbara Segal
Modernization Coordinator
Broward County