Foundry Products

In Ferro-Preis we produce grey (EN-GJL) and ductile cast iron (EN-GJS) products and components

Tradition and long year experience

FERRO PREIS was founded in the mid-20th century in the city of Cakovec, Croatia, under the original name Foundry Cakovec (“Ljevaonica Cakovec”). Since then there has been a long tradition of development and production of grey cast iron (EN GJL) and ductile iron (EN GJS) products and castings for industry. In the year 1991, Foundry Cakovec became part of PREIS GROUP, based in Pernitz, Austria and the company name has been changed to Ferro-Preis d.o.o. Cakovec.

One of leading foundries in southeast Europe

The company manufactures a variety of castings made of grey cast iron and ductile iron according to customer specifications, such as housings of electric motors, pump parts, bearing housings, gear castings and components for diverse industries. With an annual productions of approx. 10.000 tons and more than 200 employees, the company Ferro-Preis is one of leading foundries and producers in southeast Europe. The company provides clients with complete manufacturing solutions, consulting services and own design. As its own product under the brand name FP-PREIS SML, Ferro-Preis develops, manufactures and distributes the certified SML system of drainage pipes, fittings, couplings and other sewage products. We are confident in our success in the future and even stronger market presence.

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
– competitive manufacturing costs
– reliable adherence to deadlines
PREIS is internationally recognized and established brand name supplier for high quality grey and ductile cast iron parts and products. The headquarters of the company PREIS is located in the heart of central Europe, in Austria, and production site FERRO-PREIS is also near, in north Croatia. Sales offices are situated on both locations.

Foundry Solutions

Ferro-Preis is an objective and competent partner for all matters. With our existing machinery park, experienced and qualified personnel and a large pool of tested partners we are able to react precisely and rapidly to your wishes and market situation. Using our long experience we develop together with our customers processes to find system solutions for continuously improving quality and competitiveness.

Special attention is devoted to developing technological solutions in cooperation with customers, starting in the design stage (R&D, prototyping and testing)

Additional benefit for our customers is the possibility of 3D modeling and casting simulation, but also the possibility of cooperation with relevant faculties and institutes. We are trying to ensure maximum support to customers in developing new products. This allows us to achieve better work process optimization and, consequently, the higher quality of our products.

Production

Production of Foundry Products

The production includes all necessary phases from development and design, pattern and core making shops, 4 different production lines, machining, surface protection to laboratory and testing facilities. Installed equipment and well organised production ensure high quality products, recognised in variety of applications on the market. Ferro-Preis production is certified according to ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2009 and BS OHSAS 18001:2007 requirements.

Our Products

PREIS is able to offer various cast iron products, from tailor made products based on customer needs and design, up to serial production in high volumes. With more then 50 years of production and engineering experience, we are able to produce and supply high quality machined and coated products, applicable in the wide range of industry sectors.

Foundry Contact

Ferro-Preis d.o.o.

Dr.-Tome Bratkovica 2, 40 000 Cakovec, Croatia
Dr.-Tome Bratkovica 2, 40 000 Cakovec, Croatia
Tel.: +385 40 384 434
Mobil: +385 99 815 5526
E-mail: renato.martinjak@preisgroup.com

Allgemeiner Kontakt
Tel.: +385 40 384 204
Fax: 385 40 384 209
E-mail: office.croatia@preisgroup.com

Motors and generators industry

Mr. Ivica Ivec

Mr. Ivica Ivec

Phone: +385 40 384 201
Fax: +385 40 384 209
E-mail: ivica.ivec@preisgroup.com

Pump industry

Mr. Alen Galović

Mr. Alen Galović

Phone: +385 40 384 202
Fax: +385 40 384 209
E-mail: alen.galovic@preisgroup.com

Bearing housings

Mr. Alen Galović

Mr. Ivica Ivec

Phone: +385 40 384 202
Fax: +385 40 384 209
E-mail: alen.galovic@preisgroup.com

Railway, other industry products and castings

Mr. Sasa Varga and Mrs. Marijana Žišković
Mr. Sasa Varga
Phone: +385 40 384 201
Fax: +385 40 384 209
E-mail: ivica.ivec@preisgroup.com

Mrs. Marijana Žišković
Phone: +385 40 386 427
Fax: +385 40 384 209
E-Mail: marijana.ziskovic@preisgroup.com

Castings for municipal purposes

Mr. Ivica Ivec

Mr. Ivica Ivec

Phone: +385 40 384 201
Fax: +385 40 384 209
E-mail: ivica.ivec@preisgroup.com

Drainage Systems

Ms. Beatrice Jägersberger

Ms. Beatrice Jägersberger

Phone: +43 2632 733 55 187
Fax: +43 2632 72976
E-mail: beatrice.jaegersberger@preisgroup.com

Our history is our inspiration – Today, the PREIS Group employs more than 750 people at the productions sites in Austria, Slovenia, Croatia and Bosnia. The Group´s headquarter is located in Pernitz, Austria, and the company remains family owned. 

Our Vision -
Independent, stable and innovative!

Our assets!

The success story of the PREIS Group is based on responsibility, tradition and culture shared with both business partners and personnel.
Performance-orientated and innovative employees who are willing and able to accept responsibility are the main building block of our corporate culture. As a family-run company, we attach particular importance to satisfied employees who provide excellent support for our customers and partners through ongoing training and further education.

We offer exciting and demanding job opportunities in a variety of areas. Typical entry level positions in the PREIS Group are:

  • Apprentices (commercial, technical)
  • Worker – positions (Welder, Machine Operators, Iron Casting Workers)
  • Commercial positions in Sales, Logistics, Finance & Administration
  • Technical positions in Construction, Production, Research & Development
  • Leadership & Expert positions

We place great importance on continuity, stability, security and loyalty. A fair, co-operative partnership with our customers and suppliers and especially with our employees is our major focus.

Our financial stability gives us a high level of entrepreneurial freedom and the security of being able to bridge periods of economic instability. We reinvest our profits in structures, machines and equipment as well as in stable, attractive and healthy work places and in learning & development programs for our workforce.

We promote team-structures and team-work. Working together in cross-border project-teams is thus part of our corporate culture as is supporting departmental activities in the free time. The most important ambassadors, upholders and creators of our corporate culture are – besides our owner family – our leaders and our management.

Our leadership values are:

  • The managers are responsible for the continuous development of the company.
  • We value a friendly working environment and place great importance on job security and social values.
  • Our structures and processes are streamlined. We concentrate on the essential and execute this professionally.
  • Our management style is demanding and relies on communication.
  • We include our employees in decision making processes and implement decisions consistently and efficiently. 

Apply now

Go to our career page and send us an application for an open position, or send us an unsolicited application so we can get in contact with you. Please remember to describe which location and job would be attractive for you. We will forward your application to the proper personnel department and ensure a fast reply.

We look forward to receiving your application.