Our NFE facility employs the highest technology in fabrication. Combining leading-edge equipment with NFE’s skilled craftsmen resulting in superior quality products completely manufactured in-house.

Specializing in steel fabrication using all types of material including carbon steel, stainless steel and aluminum, our metal fabricating strength is evidenced by the myriad of products and custom projects. From small weldments and fabricated components to large heavy fabrication of equipment used in construction, pulp and paper, marine and aerospace industries, NFE tradesmen excel at completing complex fabrication projects of any size.


Specializing in high quality precision machined parts, NFE offers machining services to a wide variety of industries including forestry, pulp & paper, mining, oil & gas, water treatment, and many others. We work with many materials and metals, such as steel, stainless steel, aluminum, bronze, and brass.

Accustomed to machining complex parts large and small, our skilled machinists work within tight tolerances to meet the strictest of specifications.

NFE offers field machining including flange facing, squirreling (portable lathe), milling (ex: pump, motor base, etc.) and portable key cutting. Our on-site services save you time and money.


NFE employs diversified crews of millwrights, welders, riggers and pipe fitters for extensive industry maintenance and installation projects, focusing on the Forestry, Mining and Aggregate Industries along with some commercial installation projects.

With extensive experience in line boring, NFE Manufacturing is a leading expert in on-site line boring services that will saves you time and money. We also provide field machining including flange facing, milling, squirreling (portable lathe), slab milling (ex: pump, motor base, etc.) and portable key cutting.

NFE Manufacturing can support installations with two manufacturing facilities located on Vancouver Island. In addition to our main location in Chemainus, we operate a 4,000 sq ft facility in Campbell River.

Waterjet Cutting

NFE provides Waterjet Cutting services using leading edge equipment and software. Our Waterjet machine will cut virtually any material with accuracy and without producing heat.

Whether you require individual items or high volume nesting and cutting, our highly qualified team will work with you to complete your project on time.

Sandblasting & Industrial Coatings

Fully equipped with blasting booths and painting bays, NFE Coatings has the capacity to paint large items indoors in a controlled atmosphere.

We work with a variety of industrial coatings to suit your specifications and can provide NACE inspections/certification

In addition to providing quality workmanship at our Chemainus location, NF Coatings offers mobile sandblasting and painting services.


NFE Manufacturing employs a highly qualified design team consisting of engineers, designers, estimators, detailers, and project managers who have diversified backgrounds and experience in numerous industries.

Our design department utilizes AutoCAD and SolidWorks software. The NFE design team will manage your project beginning at any phase from initial design to complete build and installation of custom industrial equipment.