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.

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