For over three decades, LEF has established itself as a distinguished leader in the welding and fabrication sector, primarily serving the dynamic domains of the oil and gas industry, as well as the burgeoning renewable sector.

Our journey of excellence is marked by our collaboration with prestigious industry giants such as BP, Enquest, Total, and Technip, among many others.

At LEF, we pride ourselves on adhering to the highest standards of quality and safety. This commitment is underpinned by our robust accreditations, including ISO 9001:2015 for quality management systems, ISO 45001:2018 for occupational health and safety management, ISO 14001:2015 for environmental management, ISO 3834:2007 for quality requirements in welding, and BSEN1090 for European standards in steel and aluminium structures.

These certifications are a testament to our unwavering dedication to delivering top-tier, reliable, and sustainable solutions. At LEF, we don’t just offer services; we build enduring partnerships based on trust, expertise, and a shared vision for excellence

No job is too small. No job is too big. LEF is built to last. Solving your problems.

Multi-Skilled Personnel

At our core, we are dedicated to serving Shetland with true purpose by continuing to master our skills and expertise and utilising them in a way that supports the local community in becoming prosperous and green.

With the Shetland community at our heart, we also continue to champion the developing workforce by offering opportunities to the next generation islander, with placements, training & career opportunities going to Shetland’s young people.

We are brave in setting ourselves ambitious goals, even in the face of adversity. Our can-do approach goes right through our company with every member of staff ready to think proactively in finding engineering solutions to the challenges at hand.

We are dedicated to our craft and strive towards a greener, more eco-friendly Shetland with engineering that is built to last.


We can handle anything from 1/4 inch pipe to 48 inch pipe and beyond, with a team of pipe welders on site at all times we are able to handle anything from new designs to repairs on current pipework.

Works can easily be done on site to minimise down time to your business. Our skills extend to subsea-Hook Up Spools ,Tie-In Spools, and Risers.


All of our sheet metal fabrication is done on site, in our workshop where we have a 530m² welding hall which sees any job big or small completed in a quality controlled environment.

All of our structural steel work can be done in house. We have the largest workshop in Shetland with both length and height available as such there really is no job too big for our facilities.

Project Management

At LEF we can provide full turnkey solutions to any engineering problem, we deploy the use of our vast industry experience to achieve this.

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