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Superflume panels being loaded

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Following the successful Factory Acceptance Test (FAT) of one of our latest water ride projects, these Log Flume Ride control panels were loaded onto a lorry this week and are now on their way to site. Fairfields were employed to design and supply a control system for a new Superflume leisure ride which will be […]

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2016 Christmas Jumpers

Friday, December 16th, 2016

Today the staff at Fairfields put on their Christmas Jumpers in support of the Save the Children Charity. As well as the festive knits there was also a cake sale and a sweepstake to help raise money. Save the Children help bring essentials like healthcare, education, protection and food to the millions of children around the world who […]

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Michael Doney, Fairfields and David Dearden, Schneider

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

    Schneider are a leading global automation specialist with installations in more than 190 countries. David Dearden, Schneider Electric’s Industry Business Development Manager explained: “Automation systems offer huge opportunities for improving efficiencies and competitiveness and Schneider believe the best way to achieve this is through collaboration with partners like Fairfields who can deliver what it […]

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Fairfield's Head Office in Retford

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

Following a sustained period of growth, Fairfields are excited to reveal their plans for a second office in the South West region. Fairfields moved to larger premises in Retford, Nottinghamshire in April 2015 to accomodate growing staff numbers, an increase in demand and to incorporate bigger in-house test facilities. Opening in early 2017, the new […]

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Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

Fairfields was honoured to be an award sponsor at the 2016 Lincoln UTC Formal Awards Ceremony on 12th September. The awards were hosted by BBC Radio Lincolnshire presenter, Nicola Gilroy and were an opportunity for students and their families to join staff and selected business partners to celebrate the achievements of students in 2016. Over […]

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Monday, September 12th, 2016

Despite a rainy Saturday morning, the clouds broke by lunchtime and led to a dry afternoon for the annual Fairfields Family BBQ. With inflatables including a bungee run, gladiator style duel and giant slide, garden games and a table tennis tournament, there was something for everyone to enjoy. With what has become a yearly event, […]

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Friday, August 12th, 2016

Fairfields successfully achieved their OSHAS 18001:2007 accreditation recently. OHSAS 18001 is an internationally recognised framework for an occupational health and safety management system. It sets out best practices through correct policies, procedures and controls required across the business to achieve optimal conditions for workplace health and safety. We are proud of our Health and Safety […]

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Sunday, June 26th, 2016

Fairfields are now a ‘SafeContractor’ accredited company’. With more than 27,000 contractor members, SafeContractor is one of the fastest growing health and safety assessment schemes in the UK. Being SafeContractor Approved provides a health and safety audit service which enables us to reassure clients and customers that health and safety is being handled correctly on […]

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Directors Pete and Oliver celebrate with host Julia Bradbury

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

Fairfields were on the winning team last night at the 2016 RICS Awards‬ in London where the Woolwich Ferry Linkspan refurbishment project was awarded the prize for infratructure. AMCO Engineering’s £9.6m project was to refurbish and upgrade the four Woolwich Ferry loading bridges, or Linkspans, and their associated hoisting and control systems. Fairfields provided the PLC […]

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