Inside kiln


Van Tuyl's has been manufacturing Furnaces and Kilns for over 50 years. Established in 1963 by Jan Van Tuyl from Holland, the company started off suppling the pottery and ceramic industries. Over the years the company has become one of the leading manufacturers of Furnaces, Kilns and Heating Solution in Africa. 

We offer a wide range of Kilns and Furnaces with various options :

       - Ceramic Kilns, Front and Top loading
       - Jewellery Kilns
       - Laboratory Furnaces
       - Dental Furnaces
       - Burnout Furnaces
       - Furnaces for Heat Treatment
       - Drying Ovens
       - Custom Built Furnaces

Van Tuyl's production facility is situated in Johannesburg, South Africa from where products are manufactured and distributed. Van Tuyl continues to expand internationally with clients in Australia, India, Mauritius, Sweden, Indonesia, Belgium and the United Kingdom. 

Van Tuyl products are engineered to be of the highest quality on the market with products that covers a comprehensive range of applications and industries. We have a diversified customer base, including some of the top artists on the continent working in ceramics, glass and metals. We supply and support educational institutions from schools to tertiary institutions and NGO's

Van Tuyl provide heat control solutions to the Engineering, Industrial and Mining sectors and we work with prospective clients to provide solutions to suit their spesific requirments.

Van Tuyl also manufacture locally the VT-36 Programmable Kiln Controller that provides complex functionality in an easy to use fromat that is price competitive.

Picture of 12 cu ft kiln
Melting furnace, with 7kg crucible
50cu ft kiln
Glass Table Top kiln
Jewelry Kiln, various sizes
5.5  cu ft Top loading kiln