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NASA LaRC Awards BPA to FPMI

16 August 2016

Portsmouth, VA, 16 August 2016 – Fairlead Integrated announced today that its Precision Manufacturing & Integration (FPMI) division has received a Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) from NASA Langley Research Center…

Retired Navy high-flier takes on new challenge: Reviving a small shipyard

04 June 2016

Robert McCabe The Virginian-Pilot Newport News, VA, 4 June 2016 Over the span of a 40-year career, retired Navy Vice Adm. David Architzel left some pretty big footprints. His last…

FMH Telescoping Conveyors

09 February 2016

Portsmouth, VA, 9 February 2016 – Fairlead Precision Manufacturing & Integration (FPMI) was recently awarded a contract to produce telescoping conveyors for FMH Conveyors in Hampton. We are executing this…

Senator sells ship repair company, Davis Boat Works

20 June 2015

Robert McCabe The Virginian-Pilot Newport News, VA, 20 June 2015 Davis Boat Works, a 57-year-old ship-repair facility in Newport News, has been sold to Portsmouth-based Fairlead Integrated, state Sen. Frank…

Missile Defense Agency's Aegis Ashore Program

29 October 2014

Portsmouth, VA, 29 October 2014 – Fairlead Integrated announced today that their Precision Manufacturing and Integration Division (FPMI) in Portsmouth, VA has been awarded a contract from the Department of…

Businessman has uncanny ability to improvise

28 September 2014

Robert McCabe The Virginian-Pilot Virginia Beach, VA, 28 September 2014 It’s the station to which he’s set his satellite radio more than the cool, sleek interior of Jerry Miller’s blue…

Safe Passage Earl Industries founder Jerry Miller has settled into leading a smaller version of his company

03 July 2014

Reynolds Hutchins Inside Business Portsmouth, VA, 3 July 2014 Whizzing through the workshop, Jerry Miller is barely audible over the whirring machines at Fairlead Integrated. Many of those machines, some…