Company Business Intent

After aquiring the skills, knowledge and equipment of Cerefmet  (PTY) Ltd the company CEFRATEC REFRACTORY SERIVES(CRS) (PTY) Ltd was founded by Lourens Uys, Johan Botha and Eunamia Fleshman-Muller in the February 2014.  CRS is a level 3 BBBEE company situated in Vereeniging ,Gauteng. Our business intent is to conduct business in a sustainable way that adds value to our customers, suppliers, employees and community at large.

CEFRATEC REFRACTORY SERVICES (CRS) is a fully  integrated  supplier  of turnkey refractory solutions to the Iron & Steel, Ferro- alloys, Cement  and Chemical industry.  The company specializes in the installation, repair and maintenance of Coke Oven batteries, Kilns, Arc furnaces an  Reheat -furnaces.

With our skilled work force and specialist construction equipment we can handle several projects simultaneously. CRS boasts different size remote-controlled Brokk demolishing machines, rough terrain telescopic forklifts, specialized mixing and pneumatic conveying machinery,  casting equipment, cleaning machines and mobile cranes.

At CRS our aim to supply products and services that is of such quality that it will improve our customers’ productivity without harming employees and the environment.

CRS is a level 3 BBBEE company situated in Vereeniging, Gauteng. Our approach seeks to engage  with all our stakeholders in creating an enabling environment, contributing to the development of the country and the transformation of the economy.

Our Services include but is not limited to:


  • Refractory installations
  •  Bricking & Tiling
  • Shuttering and casting
  • Gunnite & Shotcrete
  • Ceramic Welding
  • Anchoring Systems
  • Engineering and Fabrication
  • Demolition
  • Material volume conveying
  • Refractroy material supply
  • Industrial civil installations


Company Values

  • Integritytrusted and respected in everything you do –do what you say you will do
  • Respect– we treat our colleagues and customers with the highest degree of admiration, fairness and trust
  • Accountability – Accepting responsibility, assuming ownership and taking full accountability for our actions
  • Customer Centric – understanding and knowing our customers and responding to their needs to ensure total customer satisfaction
  • Be the best – Strive to excel at what you do


Mission statement

CRS supply reliable turnkey refractory and mechanical solutions  to the refractory industry in Southern Africa. Our products and services are of superior quality, and will provide our customers with added value.  We place high regard on our partnerships with employees, customers and communities.  CRS conduct all its business practices in a sustainable  and responsible manner.

Vision statement

CRS want to become the preferred refractory installation and demolition company wherever we operates.