Liquid Heating Fuels.

FFS Refiners (Pty) Ltd is the largest supplier of liquid heating fuels in South Africa. The Company markets a range of liquid fuels for a wide variety of applications including glass making, brick making, steam raising in boilers, billet re-heating, baking, incineration, laundry, road-mix heating, lime kilns, sand and stone drying. The Company currently has over 250 customers who collectively consume more than 300 000 tons of fuel oil per year. Our focus is on supplying fit for purpose heating fuels and the best technical support available in the industry.

FFS is the largest producer of wood preservative Creosote in Southern Africa and we have SABS accreditation to produce SANS 616 compliant product. Our Creosote is used to protect utility and transmission poles and other timber from termite, borer and fungal attack and is especially formulated for harsher African conditions.

Our Pietermaritzburg branch produces a very high-quality Group 1 SN 150 Base Oil from recycled lubricating oils. Our Base Oils meet and exceed international standards.

FFS provides various grades of marine fuel oil to the shipping industry out of our Cape Town Harbour storage tanks. Standard fuel oil grades as well as specially blended fuels are available from this facility.

Bulk Storage services are provided at our Cape Town Harbour and Evander facilities. Customers use our bulk tanks to store a variety of liquid hydrocarbons for various industries.

FFS is a long-established and reputable company with a substantial plant and logistical infrastructure. Our focus is to provide reliable and fit-for-purpose product and service solutions to our customers, backed up by the best technical and logistical support available in the industry.

Our processing technology centres primarily on beneficiating various liquid hydrocarbon streams into higher value products. We have exceptionally strong and innovative engineering and manufacturing capabilities that provides us with the ideal platform for future growth.

Division Products Markets
Fuel Oil Recovered Fuel Oil
Heavy Fuel Oil
Light Fuel Oil
Coal Tar Fuel
Glass and Steel Smelters
Asphalt Plants
Clay Brick Industry
Air heaters
Ore processing
Base Oil SN150 Base Oils Industrial and Automotive Lubricants
Hydraulic Oils
Agricultural Spray Oils
Process oils
Wood Preservative Creosote Utility and Transmission Poles
Timber Fencing
Structural Timber
Taphole Tar
Bunker Fuels Marine Fuel Oils
Marine Gas Oils
Specialist Blends
Marine/Shipping Fuel Market
Fishing Vessels
Bulk Storage Tank Rental Bulk Liquid Storage for:
Bitumen Storage
Diesel Storage
Coal Tar Products
General Petrochemical Products