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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

As a future-orientated plastics processor, we are committed to sustainability and environmental protection.

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Brac-Werke AG

Passwangstrasse 35
4226 Breitenbach/SO
Tel. +41 61 785 30 00
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