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Company timeline, philosophy, sustainability

Company timeline

  • 1904

    Founding of our company

  • 1928

    Diversification into plastics processing. Production of thermoset plastic parts starts; one of the first Swiss companies to start this

  • 1931

    Move into thermoplastic processing; one of the first companies in Switzerland to do so

  • 1977

    BRAC-WERKE AG is taken over by RH Group Holding, a Swiss corporation to which 14 other factories – predominantly active in the plastics and metal sector – are affiliated.

  • 1990

    Inauguration of our new plastics plant with a production area covering 1,500 m2. The injection moulding capacity is thus able to be increased by 25 percent. Our product range currently includes over 4,000 items.

  • 1993

    Takeover of the company HAAG in Weil der Stadt and integration into BRAC-WERKE as a separate department for production and trade in parts for the textile machine industry and weaving mills. This department is 90% active in exports and represented in approx. 75 countries around the world

  • 1995

    Takeover of the activities of Plascon AG, Itingen, including personnel and machine park

  • 1996

    Certification according to ISO standard 9001 by the Swiss Association for Quality and Management Systems (SQS)

  • 2002

    Certification according to ISO standard 9001:2000

  • 2009

    Certification according to ISO standard 9001:2008

  • 2007

    Takeover of the plastics production from Bosch-Scintilla

  • 2017

    Expansion of our machine park in the field of thermoset injection moulding as well as with the addition of the latest continuous deburring system

  • 2018

    Re-certification according to ISO standard 9001:2015

  • 2020

    Expansion of our machine park in the area of injection moulding. The latest all-electric machines with multi-axis handling devices

  • 2021

    Expansion of our capacity in the large machine sector with a Kraus Maffei GX650-3000 BluePower

"We want to win and satisfy customers with innovative developments, high-quality products, outstanding services and the highest level of personal commitment."

(Excerpt from our company policy)


Environment, sustainability

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As a plastics processor, we are committed to being sparing with natural resources.

"Environmental protection and the efficient, well-considered use of materials and energy is a concern for every employee."

Through the optimal use of raw materials, cycle management and recycling, we strive to continuously reduce the waste we generate.

We also examine and assess new activities, products and processes with regard to their environmental impact.

We also expect our suppliers to commit to avoiding any environmental pollution.

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Brac-Werke AG

Passwangstrasse 35
4226 Breitenbach/SO
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