IMPROVING LIVES & MAKING THE WORLD A BETTER, SAFER PLACE
ABOUT FAIRBANKS MORSE
At Fairbanks Morse, our mission is to deliver reliable power that helps communities, businesses, and our military improve people’s lives and make the world a better, safer place. We’ve been creating innovative power solutions for over 125 years and will continue to Power the World Forward.
Fairbanks Morse is a portfolio company of Arcline Investment Management, a private equity firm that invests in niche, market-leading companies in industrials, technology, life sciences, and specialty chemicals.
Fairbanks Morse owns Breco International Inc., a diesel engine parts and service company headquartered in Houston, Texas. Fairbanks Morse also owns Ward Leonard, an industry-leading provider of electric motors, generators, controls, and service solutions located in Thomaston, Connecticut.
Since its purchase of the marine and stationary ALCO engine, parts and service business in 1994, Fairbanks Morse is the only OEM of the ALCO engine product line.
ENGINEERING & INNOVATION
We develop critical power systems and solutions and provide them to people who need it most, including our military, industrial businesses, and communities. Our solutions are installed in every corner of the globe, from dense urban communities to the most remote locations.
OUR PEOPLE ARE THE DIFFERENCE
At Fairbanks Morse, our power comes from our people. We have an amazing team of innovative individuals who share our core values of safety, excellence, and respect.
A testament to our team philosophy is evident in the Fairbanks Morse Quarter Century Club. This exclusive club is comprised of current and retired employees who have 25 years or more of service to our company. Currently, the Quarter Century Club has over 300 members.
At Fairbanks Morse, safety is a top priority. We strive to keep our employees safe and knowledgeable by educating with monthly safety training.
WHERE WE ARE
Fairbanks Morse is located where we are needed most. Our headquarters is in the United States, our core manufacturing facility is in Beloit, Wisconsin, and our service centers are located all over the world.
DID YOU KNOW?
Fairbanks Morse has a channel partner network across the globe, including Singapore.
OVER 100 YEARS’ EXPERIENCE POWERING THE WORLD FORWARD
Fairbanks Morse has a history of delivering power where it is needed most that goes back over 100 years. Since the 1800s, we have developed engines, power systems, and microgrids. In 1893, we were the first company to successfully market gasoline engines.
THE FAIRBANKS MORSE TIMELINE
FIRST SUCCESSFUL MARKETING OF A GASOLINE ENGINE MANUFACTURED IN THE UNITED STATES, THE FAIRBANKS-CHARTER
MARINE DIESEL ENGINE CONSTRUCTION BEGINS
PRODUCTION OF THE HIGH HORSEPOWER OPPOSED PISTON (OP) ENGINE, TO POWER SUBMARINES AND LOCOMOTIVES, BEGINS
DUAL FUEL ENGINES DEVELOPED
MANUFACTURED FIRST COLT-PIELSTICK PC2 ENGINE
MANUFACTURED COLT-PIELSTICK PC4.2 ENGINES, THE LARGEST ENGINE BUILT IN THE UNITED STATES