• Welcome to Rapid Technic AG: Tradition meets innovation for almost 100 years!

    Welcome to Rapid Technic AG, a Swiss industrial group steeped in tradition and proudly looking back on around a century of experience. Since our foundation in 1926, we have specialised in the manufacture of single-axle appliances for agriculture and municipal services as well as more recently in radio-controlled tracked mowers for municipal services and we are a European leader in terms of our products and service.

    Our core competences in agriculture and municipal services. We take pride in producing high-quality single-axle appliances (walk-behind tractors and attachments) for agriculture and municipal services at our Killwangen competence centre and high-quality tracked appliances at our competence centre for radio-controlled compact walk-behind tractors at Rapid Technic GmbH in Mennwangen.

    It is important to us that our products meet the latest standards and can be operated and run with minimal effort. Our products are characterised by efficiency, durability and innovation.

    Precision, reliability and advanced technology are our focus.

    European leader - Thanks to our commitment to excellence, we are proud to be the European leader in our field. Our products have established themselves on the market and set standards for quality and innovation.

     Contract manufacturing - In the Contract Manufacturing division, we use our extensive expertise and cutting-edge machinery to realise development and production orders on behalf of some high-profile customers from the industry. We see ourselves as absolute specialists in friction stir welding (FSW). Rely on our experience and precision to realise your most demanding projects.

    International presence - The Rapid Group is represented by around 200 dedicated employees at three locations in Switzerland, Germany and Romania. This international presence enables us to respond flexibly to the needs of our customers and offer first-class solutions worldwide.

    Our team: The key to success. At Rapid Technic AG, we are aware that our success is based on the commitment and expertise of our team. Our employees are highly qualified, motivated and make a decisive contribution to mastering the challenges of our industry.


  • Short profile

    Rapid Holding AG consists of two areas, industry and real estate. The industrial activity of the group is combined in Rapid Technik AG and Rapid Technic GmbH. This consists of two business areas:

    Agriculture and municipal services

    • Rapid single-axle appliances
    • Brielmaier single-axle appliances 
    • Roboflail mulch crawlers


    • Engineering Solutions and
    • Contract Manufacturing


    The real estate area consists of the two companies Rapid Immobilien AG and Rapid Immobilien GmbH.
    The only real estate that the group currently owns is the company property in Killwangen, which is rented to Rapid Technic AG group-internally.

  • Rapid Holding AG administrative board

    Michael Häusermann, Swiss, born 1960
    Federal. Dipl. marketing manager
    Member of administrative board since 2016, President since 2019


    Florian Kaufmann, Swiss, born 1988
    M Sc BA University of Bern
    Member of administrative board since 2013, Vice-president since 2016


    Thomas Dubach, Swiss, born 1965
    MBA ESCP-EAP Paris, Ing. HTL Machines and plant engineering ATIS Horw
    Member of administrative board since 2021

  • Group management

    René Mannhart, Swiss, born 1971
    EMBA FH Luzern
    CEO of the Rapid Group, Managing director of Rapid Technic AG


    Stefan Hebeisen, Swiss, born 1976
    Specialist for Finance and Accounting with Federal Certificate of Specialization
    CFO of the Rapid Group, Managing director of Rapid Technic GmbH


    Kilian Iten, Swiss, born 1978
    Masch. Ing FH
    CTO of the Rapid Group


    Thomas Trampenau, Swiss, born 1967
    Masch. Ing. FH / MBA
    CTO of the Rapid Group

  • Address

    Rapid Technic AG
    Industriestrasse 7
    8956 Killwangen

    Tel. +41 44 743 11 11
    Fax +41 44 743 14 62

  • Opening hours

    Monday to Friday, 7:30 am to 11:45 am and 1:15 pm to 5 pm

    Customer care
    Monday to Friday, 8 am to 11:45 am and 1:15 pm to 5 pm

    Goods receiving department
    Monday to Friday, 7 am to 12 pm and 1 pm to 5 pm


    Public holidays 2024
    The company will be closed on these days:

    • Easter: 29 - 31 March 2024
    • Ascension: 9 May 2024
    • Whitsun: 19 May 2024
    • Corpus Christi: 30 May 2024
    • National Holiday: 1 August 2024
    • Christmas/New Year: 23 December 2024 - 2 January 2025 (company holidays)