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FairPoint Communications, Inc. provides data, voice, and communication services in the United States. It provides high capacity data services comprising optical, Ethernet, IP services, and Ethernet virtual circuit technology for cellular backhaul; and private line special access services, as well as hosted primary branch exchange services over its Ethernet network. The company also offers Internet services, including obtaining IP addresses, basic Website design and hosting, domain name services, content feeds, and Web-based e-mail services; and carrier Ethernet services to business and wholesale customers. In addition, it offers local calling services, such as basic local lines and local private lines; and long distance and wholesale long distance services to communications providers. Further, the company provides network transport services, including special access services, such as DS-1 and DS-3 services; and high speed digital services comprising Ethernet-based services provisioned over fiber and copper facilities, as well as network switched, intrastate, and intrastate access services. Additionally, it publishes telephone directories; and offers video services to its customers by reselling DirectTV content, as well as providing cable and IP television video-over-digital subscriber line. The company also provides value added and convenience-based services, including power utility offerings through a marketing arrangement, and conference calling services for business and residential customers; and project-based implementation support services. As of December 31, 2013, the company operated approximately 1.2 million access line equivalents in 17 states. It also owns and operates a fiber network with approximately 16,000 miles of fiber optic cable in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont. The company was incorporated in 1991 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.

3,171 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/5/14
Founded in 1991

fairpoint communications inc (FRP) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $787.5K
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $387.5K
Executive Vice President of Operations
Total Annual Compensation: $303.5K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel an...
Total Annual Compensation: $462.5K
Executive Vice President of External Affairs ...
Total Annual Compensation: $328.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

fairpoint communications inc (FRP) Key Developments

Fairpoint Communications, Inc. and Workers Union Exchange Barbs over Contract Terms

Fairpoint Communications, Inc. and two unions representing about 2,000 workers exchanged sharp words over talks to renew a contract set to expire Aug. 2, 2014. The unions on July 8, 2014 scheduled votes to authorize a strike if unable to reach terms with the company. The vote would allow union leaders to authorize a strike if they cannot negotiate a deal the union seeks on the use of outside contractors.

Fairpoint Communications, Inc. Expands Broadband Services in Stockbridge

FairPoint Communications, Inc., has expanded broadband services to 50 homes and businesses in Stockbridge. FairPoint provides residential speed options up to 15Mbps. Broadband service on the next-generation network means customers can smoothly stream live video, play online games and upload photos and large files with ease. Reliable broadband access provides almost instant connections to information, news and entertainment. FairPoint's broadband Internet service will reach customers along all or portions of the following streets such as: Blanchard Road, Davis Hill Road, Driscoll Road, Fletcher Brook Road, Gilke Road, Labadie Road, Spiegel Road, Stockle Drive, Stony Brook Road and Taggart Hill Road South. FairPoint has invested nearly $100 million in its network in the Green Mountain State and has added 1,100 miles of new fiber, providing high-speed access to 92% of its Vermont service areas.

Fairpoint Communications, Inc. Expands Broadband Services in Rochester

FairPoint Communications, Inc. announced that it has expanded its broadband services to 140 homes and businesses in Rochester.


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