Tradition and long-year experience

FERRO-PREIS was founded in the mid-20th century in the city of Čakovec, Croatia, under the original name Foundry Čakovec (“Ljevaonica Čakovec”). Since then there has been a long tradition of development and production of grey cast iron (EN GJL) products and castings – such as motor housings, pumps and other industry components. In the year 1991, Foundry Čakovec became part of PREIS GROUP, based in Pernitz, Austria and the company name has been changed to Ferro-Preis d.o.o. Čakovec. As its own products under the brand name FP PREIS® SML, Ferro-Preis Čakovec develops, manufactures and distributes the certified SML system of drainage pipes, fittings, couplings and other sewage products.

One of leading foundries in southeast Europe

The company also manufactures a variety of castings made of grey cast iron according to customer specifications, such as housings of electric motors, pump parts, bearing housings, gear castings, components for diverse industries, manhole covers. With an annual production of approx. 10.000 tons and more than 180 employees, the company Ferro-Preis is one of leading grey cast iron foundries and producers in southeast Europe. Company provides clients with complete manufacturing solutions, consulting services and own design.

Guarantee for excellent performance

On-going and future oriented development of the company provides our clients with high guarantee for excellent performance of our service. Our guarantee is assured by

  • successfully applied QA system according to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and BS OHSAS 18001 certificates,
  • investments in most modern equipment,
  • continuous training and further education of employees,
  • flexibility and competitive manufacturing costs,
  • reliable adherence to deadlines.

More than 90% of the production is sold to the export markets, mainly customers from EU (Austria, Germany, Finland, Ireland, Italy, France, Sweden…). Therefore we are confident in our success in the future and even stronger market presence.