A holding company
with EPCC / turnkey capabilities
Subsidiary companies include CollabFire, CollabRisk, Fire Mist Association Africa and Fuego Fire, employing highly qualified specialists.Read more
who we are
CRA is one of the nation's foremost risk management service providers.
Since our incorporation in 2005, we've grown from a regional organisation to a multi-faceted, international presence in the industry with headquarters in Johannesburg.
Our roots are based in fire engineering consultancy, occupational health & safety and physical risk programmes. Our risk programmes include a variety of topics, from base line risk models through to corporate risk management models. All potential risk activities and conditions are evaluated against acknowledged national and international standards.
CollabFire services include but are not limited to fire risk assessments; drafting fire protection philosophies; systems specification; conceptual and detailed systems designs; technical fire system evaluations; GAP analysis; fire plans; procurement strategies; budgets and tender adjudication; application of local and international standards; negotiations with Insurance Underwriters on behalf of clients for competitive insurance rates.
CollabRisk utilises the latest risk management monitoring software to enhance our client's risk management strategy through our comprehensive auditing process, covering the entire spectrum of traditionally insured as well as uninsured risks. Our newly developed project risk management monitoring programme identifies and diminishes the impace of all project show-stoppers.
Health & Safety
Personnel employed in the Occupational Health & Safety division of CollabRisk are highly skilled in SHEQ related issues. All our Health & Safety related programmes are aimed at making the world, as we know it, a safer place.
Our fire protection installation company, Fuego Fire, employs highly skilled artisans and fire protection engineers to execute the fabrication and installation of fire suppression systems that include foam, water, gas and water mist. Fire detection systems include smoke, heat, beam, air sampling, IR detectors and thermal imaging fire detection. We supply and install numerous types of handheld fire equipment. We also offer a range of Service Level Agreements.
First in Africa
Eight highly effective, FM approved, hybrid watermist systems are currently being installed at the Husab Uranium Mine, Namibia. These systems will protect critical risk areas including laboratories, control rooms, server rooms and archives. Husab is expected to the be the second largest uranium mine in the world.learn more
CollabFire is the preferred fire engineering consultant at Black Rock Mining Operation as part of a multi-million fire protection upgrade programme. A major underground fire booster pump station and a 750m₃ fire water reservoir were constructed, under extremely harsh conditions, to protect major underground fire risks. Black Rock represents one of the largest manganese reserves in South Africa and is considered by Insurance Underwriters as one of the mines with the highest level of fire risk protection.learn more