Our Company

Mission Statement

Tidewater Contractors, Inc. Tidewater Construction Inc. projectis committed to providing superior aggregate, redi-mix concrete and asphalt products, as well as highway construction services to our customers by ensuring the highest quality materials are used and are delivered by an experienced and skillful workforce. We specialize in the construction of private, local, state and federal sector roadway projects and promote public safety for communities and highway travelers throughout Oregon and California. We strive to be a top employer in the community by providing a safe and friendly workplace where all employees are valued and appreciated for their hard work. We are dedicated to providing our customers with exceptional workmanship, excellent service and professional integrity.

Vision Statement

We will continue as the leading supplier Tidewater Construction Inc. Vission Statement“ width=of high quality aggregate, redi-mix concrete and asphalt materials for Curry County, Oregon and Del Norte County, California. We strive to become the premier supplier of aggregate, redi-mix concrete and asphalt materials throughout all Oregon Counties and Coastal California. We will promote growth by providing exceptional customer service with a professional approach to constructing roadways which meet quality, budget and schedule goals. We continue to focus on public safety, employee safety, and maintenance of a clean and safe environment for all members in the communities in which we serve. We continue our long-term commitment to habitat conservation and restoration, and strive to be a leader in ecological awareness.


Tidewater Contractors was established in Brookings, Oregon in 1978 Tidewater Construction Inc., Est. 1978“ width=by founders Jess Fitzhugh, Dave Baldwin, and Steve Salisbury. In its early years, the company provided services from logging timber and blasting rock quarries to roadway construction. As the demand for roadway construction grew in the surrounding counties, Tidewater revised its business strategy. The main focus became private and public sector roadway projects, and supplying aggregate, redi-mix concrete and asphalt materials to customers in Oregon and Coastal California. Tidewater continues as the leading supplier of roadway construction materials in Curry County and Del Norte County, and we are committed to constructing safe and long lasting roadways.

Jess Fitzhugh and David Baldwin bought out Steve Salsibury in 2003, but continued the founders’ goals to deliver excellent service and competitive prices to customers, and to create a safe and friendly work environment for all employees.