Fairlead Boatworks – North Yard
- Client: Fairlead Boatworks
- Facility Type: Industrial
- Location: Newport News, VA
- Skills: Design Build
Fairlead Boatworks awarded the expansion of their operations in the Newport News Seafood Industrial Park to The Miller Group on November 1, 2017. This design-build contract includes storm drain relocation, 200 underground concrete pilings and a 17,000 square foot harborside platen that will anchor a portable structure permitting productivity despite weather conditions. In addition to the platen is a 20,000 square foot fabrication and coatings facility, which will house a 30 ton overhead crane. The entire project is estimated to be completed by May 2019 and cost over $5 million.
Fairlead Boatworks is a premier east coast marine vessel repair company providing services to both commercial and military organizations. Boatworks is part of a larger company, Fairlead, which provides government and marine industry with superior machinery, fabrication and electrical systems manufacturing and integration.