Established in 2015, Fairwinds Automation provides control system integration services in Virginia, North Carolina, and Maryland. From wastewater treatment plants to medium voltage electrical switchgear to building automation systems, Fairwinds Automation can help take your process to the next level of innovation and efficiency.

Fairwinds Automation is owned and operated by Joe Carlin, P.E., M.Eng. Joe is a registered Professional Engineer in Virginia and holds Bachelors and Masters degrees in Electrical Engineering degrees from M.I.T. Joe completed graduate-level courses in control system design and digital signal processing, and was an electrical engineering instructor at M.I.T.
Joe has over 10 years of experience in the automation industry, and has worked on projects as diverse as U.S. Navy propulsion plants, medium voltage electrical switchgear, and wastewater treatment plants. Joe also served as a U.S. Navy Submarine Warfare Officer and is an Afghanistan veteran.

Fairwinds Automation has experience with the leading PLCs and SCADA software platforms:
Inductive Automation Ignition - certified Gold integrator
Rockwell Allen-Bradley
Schneider Modicon
Automation Direct
Schweitzer RTAC