Louisville Exchanger & Vessel, INC. is an ASME specialty metal fabrication shop located in the heart of Louisville, KY, minutes away from the airport. When LEV opened it's doors in 2000 we found success in providing the process and petrochemical industries with the highest quality products on time and on budget. That strong customer commitment led us to find success in the heart and soul industry of Kentucky; Bourbon.

We design and manufacture process equipment tailored to your dream in our 15,000 square foot shop using state of the art tools. Our tanks, stills, heat exchangers and process equipment are held to the highest of standards. We do work both in-house and on-site further tailoring to your needs. We are confident in our process and products, and we believe you will be too.

Brian Weihe

Brian has been with LEV since 2005 playing many different roles throughout his years.  He is currently the Q.C. Manager.

our team

Paige Boldin

​Paige is the sales and marketing specialist. She is a graduate from Western Kentucky University.


Paul Mann

Paul has 20 plus years in the steel industry, 10 of those being in the shop, as a foreman and the other 10 as a designer. Paul is currently responsible for drafting and CNC designing for parts.

Brooke Plappert

Brooke is the Office Manager. She coordinates the shipping and receiving of materials and finished goods.  She also assists with Q.C.

Gary Boldin

Gary, Founder and President of LEV, has over 30 years experience with ASME Pressure Vessels and Heat Exchangers.  Gary is a Veteran who served in the U.S. Army and a Graduate of the University of Louisville.