About Fairburns Group Limited

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Fairburns Group Ltd is a private owned Electrical – Mechanical engineering SME established in the late 1940’s. The company has grown from its support services origins to a specialist electrical company providing a wide range of electrical mechanical services to the construction, commercial, marine and manufacturing industries.


Electrical History

1948 – Wilfred Fairburn Limited was formed by two brothers Wilfred & George Fairburn.

1978 – Changed the name to Fairburn Electric Limited.

1995 – Changed name to Fairburn Engineering Limited.

1995 – Second generation family took control – Andy, Steve & Peter Fairburn

2009 – Company sold to management team: Tony Nicholson, Chris Martin & Andrew Ward.



2012 – Accuired Bardale Services Limited – A Hull-based company with over 20 years experience in Mechanical Industry.

Building Management

We offer both wired and wireless integrated building management and automation solutions. We can deliver Internet / Ethernet based scalable control systems for monitoring, along with control and scheduling of all building services leading to high energy savings and increased operational efficiency saving time and money.

Contracting / Risk Management

With new design and application technology replacing rule of thumb techniques, the Contracting Department is fully equipped to deal with all aspects of the electrical industry. We provide full turn key project management, installation, maintenance and repair and a total property management package including mechanical and building services


The Marine Department services all types of electrical work, undertaking repairs, surveys, refits and installations, with work carried out at any location at home or aboard, shore-side or at sea, including a 24-hour service.

Control Systems

From concept to final commissioning, the Controls Department can assemble and build any type of electrical control equipment, no matter how small or complex, to meet the individual needs of our clients.

Electrical Motor Solutions

The Motor Rewind & Repairs Department has capacity to repair fractional Kilowatt motors to 1000 Kilowatt motors and above. We specialise in single and 3 phase AC motors, alternators, welding plants, EXD flameproof motors, DC motors and generators. A 24-hour call-out and delivery service is available.

Affiliates & Standards

  • NQA
  • Cyber Essentials
  • British Safety Council
  • Rolec
  • Safe Contractor
  • Construction Line
  • ECA
  • CompEx


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