Turner Industries does the heavy lifting for heavy industry. The company is a major US provider of industrial construction, contract maintenance, and outsourcing. Its customers include oil refiners, petrochemical and chemical companies, power generators, and pulp and paper mills. Through its Equipment and Specialty Services division, the group provides more than 50 services, including scaffolding equipment rental, environmental remediation, heavy hauling and rigging, water treatment, pipe fabrication, welding, and tank cleaning. Turner Industries also offers material management, training workshops, and staffing services. The late Bert Turner founded the family-owned company in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in 1961.