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.

Specification: cast iron according DIN EN 1561/97, weight: 1kg – 1000kg
Products: production of motor and generator housings, endshields, terminal boxes, bearing shields and other components. Application areas: motor and generator industry.
Production phases:

  • automatic moulding, mechanical moulding, manual moulding
  • machined parts
  • painted parts

Specification: cast iron according DIN EN 1561/97, Weight: 0,5 kg
– 10 kg. Products: production of various Y-bearings.

Products: production of various Y-bearings

Application areas: agricultural machinery, construction
machinery, conveyor, washing machines, packaging equipments,
fans.

Specification: cast iron according DIN EN 1561/97, weight: 1 kg – 1000 kg.

Products: production of submersible sewage pump parts such as: pump housings, volutes, bearing lids, impellers, wear plates and cable caps.

Application areas: domestic and commercial wastewater, water and wastewater collection, treatment and dewatering.

 

Specification: cast iron according DIN EN 1561/97, Weight: 25 kg – 90 kg

Products: production of manhole covers (50/150/250/400 KN), gully grates (250 KN), urban furniture and other products according to our own design. Customer design and tailor made products are also possible.

Production of components for braking systems

Specification: cast iron according DIN EN 1561/97, Weight: 25 kg – 90 kg

Products: production of manhole covers (50/150/250/400 KN), gully grates (250 KN), urban furniture and other products according to our own design. Customer design and tailor made products are also possible.

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

Main contact
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. Alen Galović

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: sasa.varga@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