About Us

Specialists in steel fabrication, steel erection and cladding

Simmers Contracts Ltd (formerly W R Simmers Ltd) are one of Scotland’s leading steel fabricators, steel erectors and cladding specialists, offering extensive experience in both the public and private sectors over the last 60 years.

We are an established and trusted partner across many Industries including Agricultural, Defence, Distillery, Energy, Industrial and Oil & Gas.

The Company is renowned for the quality of its work and for its efficient timing of delivery and completion. We strive to provide a high level of satisfaction and good value to all of our clients and the Company’s longevity is an assuring testament that we fulfil on that promise.

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How We Work

Simmers Contracts Ltd currently have 45 full-time members of staff. This includes 12 Welders/Fabricators/CNC Operatives/Apprentices.  Welders are fully trained and certified and our workshop foreman is our Responsible Welding Co-Ordinator who ensures our quality standards in relation to CE Marking Execution Class 3, BS EN 1090 & ISO 9001:2008, 2015.

Our on-site operatives are CPCS/CSCS/UKATA/First Aid Certified and also receive regular in-house training.  Our site supervisor's have all been with us for many years and are experienced at working collaboratively with other trades to ensure quality and timescales are maintained.

Office based, the team is led by Managing Director Symon Simmers who alongside a commercial manager, estimators, draughtsmen and an office manager ensure the smooth running of the business.

Simmers Contracts Ltd have excellent working relationships with main contractors, these associations have been developed over many years and assist with the smooth running of contracts.

 

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Where We've Worked

From a fish factory in Lerwick to a storage warehouse in London, storage & testing facilities in Yorkshire and a salmon hatchery in Oban, Simmers have extensive experience in fabricating and supplying, steel erection and cladding contracts near and far.

The company has a long and proud history of providing many of the local distilleries with a variety of services; storage warehouses, distillery buildings, refurbishment and maintenance.  In addition we have worked with a number of company's within the oil and gas sector providing anything from new warehouse facilities, office builds to innovative test cell formations. 

Simmers Contracts Ltd have led the field in providing a comprehensive range of steel fabrications and other metalwork services.

Where We Are

Our purpose-built workshop facility, ideally situated on the A96 mid way between Aberdeen and Inverness, is comprised of 37,000 sq ft of floor space and has the capacity to process in excess of 100 tonnes of steel per week.

Our Vision

The Company is renowned for the high quality of its work and for its efficient timing of delivery and completion. We strive to provide a high level of satisfaction and good value to all of our clients and the Company’s longevity is an assuring testament that we fulfil on that promise.

We are certified members of a number of Safety Schemes in Procurement: Achilles, Constructionline, Chas & Builders Profile