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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Fortress Interlocks and Underwoods Electrical Distributors held a ‘Lunch & Learn’ session for our engineers today at Fairfields Head Office. Their representatives demonstrated a range of safety interlock products from their light duty tGuard system to their amGuardpro solutions with PROFIsafe, allowing them to connect directly with Safety PLCs. They also gave a presentation on […]

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Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Phoenix Contact and Underwoods Electrical Distributors held a ‘Lunch & Learn’ session for staff today at Fairfields Head Office. Their representatives demonstrated a range of products from connection solutions and power supplies to industrial PCs and network equipment. This was followed by presentations on Industrial Cyber Security and remote access which is great for providing […]

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Apprenticeships at Fairfields

Tuesday, July 4th, 2017

Fairfield’s are proud to announce that two more apprentices have successfully completed their Apprenticeship programme at Fairfields. Andrew and Danny have now moved into full time and permanent engineering positions within the company; Andrew has relocated to the South West Office to become a Service & Design Engineer whilst Danny has become a Design Engineer […]

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