RAPA – a Family Business since 1920
The RAPA company is a globally recognized engineering and technology partner and first choice system supplier for the automotive industry as well as numerous customers in the healthcare and industrial sectors – and has been for over 100 years. The RAPA brand organizes itself as a holding company and is the strategic umbrella for the subsidiaries RAPA Automotive, RAPA Healthcare and RAPA Industry. The product portfolio includes valves and complete mechatronic solutions for hydraulic and pneumatic applications. Core competence is customer-specific product development for customized solutions and series production at competitive prices. Everything from a single source – from the idea to production.
Welcome to the world of RAPA. Here you can find out everything about our group of companies with the associated subsidiaries and their focus industries. Interesting facts about the company structure as well as figures, data & facts. You can read about our more than 100-year company history and find information about the board members and the management team, our locations and many other topics. Get to know us.
RAPA – your specialist for valve and fluid technology. We develop and manufacture solenoid valves and complete valve blocks, mechatronic components, assemblies and complete systems as well as products for special applications. Customized solutions for a wide range of applications are our strength. We have implemented countless successful industry solutions and projects for customers from a wide range of industries. Our know-how is particularly in demand in the automotive industry, medical technology and the manufacturing industry
Carreer at RAPA
RAPA is one of the largest employers in the Upper Franconia region and employs almost 1000 people worldwide. We offer a modern working environment at a location close to home, secure jobs with a future-oriented focus in numerous specialist areas for a wide range of professions. Whether as a trainee, specialist or career changer. Take advantage of the company’s numerous offers and special benefits.
RAPA in the press
Always up to date! Here you will find all press releases on current topics concerning the RAPA group of companies. Subscribe to our press distribution list and stay up to date on our activities. It doesn’t get any more exclusive or faster than this: journalists and editors receive our news directly by e-mail, updated daily. Publications and photos can be downloaded free of charge as a media package.
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High-tech, dynamics and precision – our involvement in the Porsche Carrera Cup meets our brand essenceNovember 15, 2022The team excursion to the Sachsenring (see blog news of 08.11.2022) brought our colleagues closer to the Porsche Carrera Cup racing series. During the round tour and the vehicle inspection, accompanied by race driver Jonas Greif, the RAPA group learned about the top performance and technical refinements behind the Porsche racing cars. Thrilling technology – made ...Read more…
- If you want to have a voice in the automotive world, you have to be there – Review of the “31st Aachen Colloquium Sustanaible Mobility 2022”. The Aachen Colloquium is something like the World Economic Summit in Davos – only for developers and producers of engine and vehicle technology. Over decades, the three-day congress has developed ...Read more…
- RAPA employees cheered for Carrera Cup driver Jonas Greif at the Sachsenring. In sunny autumn weather, five deserving RAPA employees experienced the Porsche Carrera Cup with young talent Jonas Greif at the legendary Sachsenring. RAPA Automotive has been sponsoring him since the start of the 2022 season. Jens Geyer and Petra Balling organized the incentive tour ...Read more…
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Meet us at trade fairs and events. We present our services and innovations at leading international trade fairs and congresses. We are represented as exhibitors at many job fairs, career days and other events for students and graduates.
Here you have the opportunity to exchange ideas and network with RAPA experts. We will keep you informed about upcoming events here. Of course we are still available for you by phone and e-mail. Here you will find all dates at a glance.
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