News

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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Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

One of Fairfield’s Lead Engineers, Ben Searson, is attending the Rockwell Automation TechED 2017 event in Orlando, Florida this week. The intense training conference and exhibition offers unique ways of learning, exploring and discovering techniques for creating innovative, high-performance manufacturing and production applications. Such events help Fairfields keep up to date with Rockwell’s innovations, as […]

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Monday, June 12th, 2017

We’re not just about Engineering here at Fairfields… we also like to share good news stories, including one of our members of staff saving a life! Part of the training our staff receive is on First Aid and a number of staff members have recently attended the First Aid at Work course at local provider, […]

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Staff await Michael's presentation at the State of the Nation meeting

Friday, May 5th, 2017

Today was Fairfields annual State of the Nation meeting. All staff came together at Head Office to review the previous years performance, discuss areas for improvement and plans for the coming year and beyond. With presentations from the Directors and break out sessions to gain input from staff of all levels, it is an opportunity […]

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