Who We Are
Fairlead is a veteran-owned small business supplier of integrated electrical and control systems, large-scale mechanical fabrications and structures, precision machined metal components and subsystems, and advanced mobile containerized products.
Fairlead’s products are part of mission critical systems in the U.S. Navy’s Nimitz and Ford-class aircraft carriers, Virginia and Columbia-class submarines, all classes of surface combatants and amphibious ships including Arleigh Burke Class DDGs, San Antonio Class LPDs, LHA-8, and the Littoral Combat Ship class, and many classes of support and Auxiliary ships of the Military Sealift Command, the Maritime Administration, and the U.S. Coast Guard.
Additionally, Fairlead provides repair and maintenance services to small boats and vessels through its ship repair facility in Newport News, Virginia. Fairlead provides Down River services to the entire U.S. Navy and Auxiliary Fleet. Fairlead is headquartered in Portsmouth, Virginia, with other facilities in Portsmouth and Newport News.