Blog module icon

Newport News Now

N3 Blog header

Newport News Now is a daily e-newsletter that launched in March 2016. Articles that ran in our newsletter between March 2016 and March 2018 are available on these pages. Newsletters produced beginning in April 2018 can be viewed on our new daily newsletter page.

View All Posts

Mar 29

Fairlead Boatworks Announces $5 Million Expansion in Newport News’ Seafood Industrial Park

Posted on March 29, 2018 at 9:44 AM by Communications Department

Fairlead Boatworks, a premier East Coast marine repair facility and a marine services division of Fairlead Integrated, announced a major expansion to its current operations in Newport News’ Seafood Industrial Park (SIP). The company offers drydock and dockside repair and fabrication services for commercial and government vessels from property leased within the SIP. The investment exceeds $5 million dollars and will result in a significant and immediate increase in the size and scope of work that will be done. This investment will complement and enhance both the current operations at 99 and 108 Jefferson Avenue as well as provide major improvements to Fairlead’s “North Yard” (located at 601 Jefferson Avenue).

Link to full press release

Drone video footage of site: