Africa’s only fully integrated fluid transfer, fluid power, and fire suppression company.

For nearly 50 years, the world’s largest heavy duty industrials & mining companies have trusted Jachris, Africa’s only integrated fluid transfer, fluid power and fire suppression company. Founded in 1976, in Springs, South Africa, three generations have worked to honour the company’s namesake, patriarch Jacobus Christoffel, and Jachris continues to evolve and innovate to meet and exceed our clients’ changing expectations in the modern era.

Today, we run over 30 maintenance workshops across the African continent, supporting international and local industry, helping improve our African future.

Our Team has done it again, making the Financial Times’ Africa’s Fastest Growing Companies RankingJACHRIS is #1 in the Metals & Mining category and #103 overall; one of only 43 companies to make the The Ranking in 2023 and 2024.

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We’re constantly seeking new ways to offer the most comprehensive, high-quality fluid transfer and fluid power solutions in Africa; adding value to the world’s leading brands to drive uptime, protect your assets and most importantly, your people. We find new ways to:

Minimise your downtime
Extend your equipment’s lifespan
Reduce your operating costs
Develop your communities

“Jachris means optimising uptime with the right people and technology to provide future-fit solutions through onsite workshops and dedicated service teams.”

Warwick Bouwer, CEO

Jachris – The Dawn of a New Era