100-Year Anniversary Rauscher & Stoecklin

Sissach, Switzerland, July 2019 – On the 28th of June, Rauscher & Stoecklin celebrated its 100-year anniversary. For this occasion, partners, suppliers and customers got invited to celebrate with the company and its employees. Besides the popular beer transformer, other attractions such as a photo booth, BBQ smoker, hot wire, and shuffleboard kept the visitors happy and satisfied.

100-Year Anniversary Rauscher & Stoecklin

On Friday, 28th of June, partners, suppliers and customers found their way to Sissach, Switzerland, where the factory of Rauscher & Stoecklin is located. There, the visitors were welcomed with refreshing drinks from the beer transformer and tasty food from the BBQ smoker.

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  • In between interesting and inspiring conversations, a group of visitors was invited to go on the factory tour. R&S experts explained the different steps of building a transformer, presented the switchgear hall as well as told the history of Rauscher & Stoecklin from 1919 to today.

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  • In the late afternoon, visitors gathered together to listen to the prepared speeches. In his speech, Managing Director, Pietro Nizzola, stated the key advantages of Rauscher & Stoecklin in the Swiss energy distribution market and presented some new transformer features that will be introduced in the near future. Mike Lauper, CEO of R&S, talked about the Group integration: "Rauscher & Stoecklin was the first company that built our group back in 2012. We are proud to have a company with a long tradition in Switzerland in our group and support the Swiss location and high Swiss quality."

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  • A very special guest, Mr Peter Buser, commune president of Sissach, also held a speech and stated the importance of the company for the community in Sissach. "Rauscher & Stoecklin helps to strengthen the unfortunately dwindling industry sector in the region and positions Sissach as a popular work location in Switzerland", he stated.

  • Rauscher & Stoecklin is part of the Swiss-based R&S Group, a leading provider for power products in selected niches. The company, founded in 1919, is a well-established and experienced manufacturer of transformers, switchgear, and other electrical equipment.