Company History:

Established in 1976, Ramfab (Pty) Ltd was founded by Mr. H.S. Plettenbacher, who was the heart and soul of the organisation for the past 42 years. This privately owned company is now run by Mr. Hubert Plettenbacher (CEO) who has become the driving force behind the success of the Ramfab group and Mr Vernon Chetty (Managing Director) who has extensive experience in International Multi-Disciplinary Mineral Projects. The Ramfab group is now a Level 2 B-BBEE Company with Ramfab Steel Services and Ramfab Fabrication operating at our 6000m2 Jet Park Facility providing solutions to the Mining, Oil & Gas, Power and Industrial sectors.

We offer a comprehensive range of specialist skills and possess a wealth of practical engineering knowledge, underpinned by a commitment to safety and quality that ensures we add value and exceed customer expectation.

We are approved sub-contractors to our highly satisfied customers in the petro-chemical, power generation, mining, steel producing and environmental industry. Fast turn around and high-quality workmanship has made us the supplier of choice for many of the country's major steel users, as well as offering us an export market in the whole of Africa, Europe, Canada, Australia and Madagascar.


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Age: 41

Qualifications: BBA Int. Degree , Project Management Diploma, Marketing Diploma

Hubert Plettenbacher Jnr has been an entrepreneur since 2001 when he became part of the management team at Ramfab. Since taking over as Managing Director in 2012, he has grown the business from a small to medium enterprise in 6 short years. 


Age: 42

Qualifications: BSc Mechanical Engineering

With a proven background in managing multi-disciplinary international construction projects on several continents in Mali, Senegal, Ghana, Nigeria, Botswana, Kazakhstan, and Namibia, Vernon has acquired vital experience in the African markets for both supply and the delivery of mineral process plant projects.