News

Friday, August 10th, 2018

Fairfields are through to regional finals for The BAE Systems Award for SME Employer of the Year category. This years awards entries were through the roof with over 1000 entries across 8 categories, congratulations to all of the 135 regional finalists including 51 Employers and 84 Apprentices and Champions. The National Apprenticeship Awards are now in […]

Read more

Adam Parnell (left) and Brijesh Valambhia from the IET present partnership certificate to Michael Doney, Managing Director (centre)

Friday, May 18th, 2018

Fairfield Control Systems has now become an IET Enterprise Partner, which provides UK based SME’s with the opportunity to engage with the engineering community and access an array of staff development tools. By becoming an Enterprise Partner, Fairfields is committed to the continued development of their engineers and have agreed to fund their IET memberships as […]

Read more

#GetInGoFar Campaign

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

Fairfields are proud to be supporting the government’s National Apprenticeship Week 2018 #GetInGoFar campaign, promoting apprenticeships nationwide. 74% of small businesses report that apprentices help to increase productivity and win new business. We would agree, and this is proven by the fact that apprentices have been a mainstay for Fairfields since 2000. With just over […]

Read more

Bassetlaw Foodbank donations

Monday, December 18th, 2017

Fairfields have been collecting items for the Bassetlaw Foodbank over the past 2 weeks as part of the ‘Reverse Advent Calendar’ campaign – start with an empty box and add items every day in the run up to Christmas. Today, 2 large boxes of food and toiletries donated by staff were delivered to the Bassetlaw […]

Read more

Fairfields staff at Head Office in their festive knits

Friday, December 15th, 2017

For the third year running, staff at Fairfields donned their Christmas knits to support Save the Children. Save the Children help bring essentials like healthcare, education, protection and food to the millions of children around the world who are missing out on the most basic support. Every year, millions of children around the world die before their […]

Read more

Graduation day at City Hall

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Emma Roberts, a Fairfield’s Design Engineer, was awarded the AESSEAL & IMechE Prize for the Best Female Engineering Graduate 2017. The AESSEAL Prize, accredited by the IET, was presented at the Graduation prize giving ceremony at Sheffield City Hall in November, where Emma also received a First Class Honours Degree in Electrical Engineering. AESSEAL have been […]

Read more

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Following the successful trip to Rockwell Automation TechED in June in Orlando Florida, five more Fairfield Engineers are attending Rockwell Automation TechED event in Disneyland Paris this week. Billed as the ‘ultimate training experience’, the 3-day intense training conference and exhibition is designed for end users, system integrators, distributors, machine builders and Rockwell Automation technical […]

Read more

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

SICK (UK) Ltd visited Fairfields recently along with Underwoods for a ‘Lunch and Learn’ session with our engineers. The informative presentations included: The microScan3, the first safety laser scanner to use SICK’s patented scanning technology, safeHDDMTM (High Definition Distance Measurement), based on advanced time of flight measurement. Fieldbus connected Encoders including the DFS60S Pro SAFETY […]

Read more

Interlink - European Star Award

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

The Viking Voyage Superflume at Tayto Theme Park in Ireland has won a European Star Award for ‘Best New Ride in 2017’ at the IAAPA Euro Attractions Show (EAS 2017) in Berlin this week. The non-profit European Star Awards were launched by the trade magazine Kirmes & Park Revue in 2012, in order to highlight […]

Read more

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Fairfields are currently attending the IAAPA Euro Attractions Show 2017 in Berlin for the 2nd year running. EAS 2017 is a 4 day conference and exhibition for the leisure and attractions industry professionals, including operators, suppliers, manufacturers, investors and developers from around the world. More than 11,000 industry professionals are expected to attend. The event […]

Read more