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The metal recycling, steel tubulars and decommissioning experts.

John Lawrie is an industrial metals reuse and recycling specialist. We create value and support our clients as they work towards net zero through a circular economy approach.

Repurposing Oil & Gas Tubulars

We buy and repurpose oil and gas tubulars direct from operators for use as piling by the construction industry.

Recycling Scrap Metal

We recycle scrap metal, handling over 200,000 tonnes each year.

Maximising Reuse of Materials

We have been decommissioning for nearly 30 years, dismantling at quayside and efficiently processing oilfield structures to maximise reuse and recycling of materials.

Environmentally Driven

From our UK bases, we are pushing the boundaries to reimagine how metals can deliver new value whilst helping to reduce the impact on the planet.

years of experience has enabled the company to achieve the highest standards in customer care, health and safety, recycling and reuse, and sustainable environmental services.

How We Are Driving The
Circular Economy

Eliminates waste,
supporting zero

Reuse and recycling have been a cornerstone of our business since being founded in the 1930s. Delivering significant environmental and monetary benefits to our customers during that time has been core to our existence.

We understand the value the circular economy model provides not only to our customers but the communities and environments within which we work, particularly when faced with tightening environmental legislation, establishing zero waste strategies and reducing carbon footprint.

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