Our team members

Justin Fortney


Justin handles day to day company operations as well as estimating projects and managing projects.

A certified service disabled veteran of the United States Marine Corps Infantry, Justin has worked in the construction industry for 17 years. His primary focus over the past 12 years has been in the petroleum industry.

Justin began his career in the petroleum industry as an eager foreman and later became a tank technician after his first two years. From that point, he quickly learned industry knowledge, crafted, and applied his skills until he became the lead tank technician within the company. Justin has worked in many aspects of the fuel industry, as well as related trades to include but not limited to, install and removal of AST's/UST's, Testing, Cathodic Protection, Inspections, etc.

In 2014 Justin Fortney began his own company, Dark Horse Enterprises Inc. His passion for the industry paired with his military background reaffirms his high standards and pushes him to offer superior service for our clients.

Philip Kerns

Vice President

Phil handles day to day company operations as well as estimating projects and managing projects.

Phil Kerns has been in the petroleum equipment sales, service & installation industry for more than 25 years. He started his career in this industry as a warehouse assistant in a parts department. Then was promoted to Parts Dept. Manager three short years later. A few years after that he was promoted to the Service Manager position overseeing all the company's service calls and projects. He then took on the role of being the Installation Manager overseeing the larger construction projects (tank installs, upgrades & removals).

Phil Kerns currently handles estimating and managing projects for Dark Horse Enterprises, Inc. We are sure with his wide array of experience and knowledge in all departments of the petroleum equipment industry he can assist you with any of your needs firsthand.

John Goodwin

Senior Project Manager / Operations Manager

John is a project manager. In addition, he handles field operations, while keeping up with the latest revisions of compliance based regulations.

John has been working in the environmental industry for more than 35 years starting his career as a field services technician and moving to an operator/driver. His career continued as a foreman, supervisor, tank tester, tank installer/remover and then a STI certified AST and cathodic protection inspector. For the first 15 years John was a spill response technician, field supervisor and operator. Since that time, he has been involved with all aspects of environmental clean-up from spill technician to specializing in AST/UST removal, installation, repair, consulting, and inspections. He oversees the data collection from field services including soil and groundwater sampling.

John is responsible for facilitating all aspects of Dark Horse's UST/AST programs and part of the overall diagnostics of fluid moving equipment. He also assists in the maintenance and repair of the fleet and participates in safety training as needed.

For General Inquiries, Contact us at:
Dark Horse Enterprises Inc.
PO Box 4, Severna Park, MD 21146
(443) 758-3840