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Press releases

Here you will find all press releases on current topics related to RAPA. Find out more about the latest products, technologies and partnerships in chronological order. All press releases are also available for download as PDF files.

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Press kits

We provide you with important and useful background information on trade fairs and events as a digital press kit. You can compile individual documents or download the entire press kit with a click. A basic press kit of the RAPA Group with the most important facts and data is also available. Please cite “RAPA” as the source when using the material.

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Press photos

Here you will find a selection of pictures, product, event and portrait pictures of the management for download. The press photos can be used for print products and online. All pictures are provided with captions.

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Press review

Medical technology: Dialysis thanks to hydraulics (Source: O+P Fluidtechnik; Issue 1-2/2023; Page 32)

RAPA invests over $25M in Auburn facility (Source: Auburn News; David D. Dorton, Director of Public Affairs)

RAPA Excellence Award 2022 – Selb secondary school (Source: Frankenpost; you need an online subscription to read paid content from Frankenpost)

Oberfränkische Wirtschaft (IHK-Zeitung) Issue 07/2022 – Interview with Roman Pausch on the shortage of skilled workers and labor poses challenges for companies

The leading specialist medium for manufacturers of medical technology products and their suppliers reported on our Healthcare division in an online article. The article was published under the title Order-related production – solenoid valves for dialysis therapy. (Source: DeviceMed)

05.05.2022 – The specialist portal reports on RAPA Healthcare
Medtec Live with T4M presents RAPA Healthcare

Roman Pausch leads IHK committee (Source: Frankenpost; you need an online subscription to read paid content from Frankenpost

RAPA makes a big leap in China (Source: Frankenpost; you need an online subscription to read paid content from Frankenpost)

The leap from Upper Franconia to China (Source: Frankenpost; you need an online subscription to read paid content from Frankenpost)

RAPA donates climate suitcase to Hofer Gymnasium (Source: Frankenpost; you need an online subscription to read paid content from Frankenpost)

“I got vaccinated because…” Statements by well-known personalities from the district (Source: Frankenpost; you need an online subscription to read Frankenpost content that is subject to a charge)

Change at the top at RAPA USA in Auburn/Alabama (Source: Frankenpost)

RAPA Automotive agrees long-term deliveries with two top German suppliers (Source: Frankenpost)

DeviceMed – The community portal reports on RAPA Healthcare
Healthcare division established

Top marks for Sophie Kant and RAPA (Source: Frankenpost)

RAPA acquires stake in software developer (Source: Frankenpost)

Piezo micropump (source: medizin&technik 06/2021)

Vehicle Dynamics International May 2021 (Source:

Career Goal Magazine 2021 Anniversary Edition (Source: Wirtschaftsregion Hochfranken e.V.)

Newsletter IMPULS No. 192, 04/2021 of the Hochfranken economic region: RAPA Healthcare now manufactures according to medical standard ISO 13485 (Source: Wirtschaftsregion Hochfranken e.V.)

Who supplies what for the Mercedes-Benz C-Class model year 2021? You can find the cutaway with all suppliers, parts and systems here. RAPA Automotive supplies the damper valve for the chassis. (Source: Automobilwoche/Data Center)

At RAPA, the boss is on the production line (Source: Frankenpost; The complete article is available as a premium e-paper; to read paid content from Frankenpost, you need an online subscription)

The new special issue of Automobilwoche “Parts & Systems” shows the performance of automotive suppliers. RAPA’s automotive products are used in the luxury models of many major corporate brands. More information …

RAPA – an automotive supplier that invests despite the crisis (Source: BR)

100 years | RAPA celebrates company anniversary (Source: BR; Frankenschau aktuell)

Community Foundation honors the top trainees; Anton Sack, RAPA trainee, takes second place (Source: Frankenpost, Peter Pirner)

Production start for the 100th anniversary Birthday (Source: Frankenpost, Andreas Godawa)

100 years of RAPA: Minister Aiwanger inaugurates new production line (Source: Hochfranken Live)

100 years of RAPA in Selb: New production line inaugurated (Source: Radio Euroherz)

Automotive supplier RAPA from Selb celebrates its 100th anniversary. Birthday (Source: BR24)

Selb: Automotive supplier RAPA celebrates its 100th anniversary (Source: TVO)

Ceremony with Aiwanger and launch of the new production line (Source: Frankenpost; Andreas Godawa)

RAPA – there from the start – a supplier portrait (Source: Automobil Industrie 19/2020)
Article as PDF (195 KB)

Anniversary year with light and shade (Source: Frankenpost; Matthias Will)

Career goal Hochfranken 2020 (Source: Wirtschaftsregion Hochfranken)

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