Enterprise

The success story of our company

40 years of Kanya AG at accelerated pace

2014
Technology group with 120 employees and sales amounting to about CHF 27 million

2014
Planning permission for adding an extension at the company's headquarters. The production area is extended by 1200 sq. m.

2013
Establishment of a branch office in China – Kanya (China) Ltd.

2013
Acquisition of the company ALTRATEC, in Germany, by the Bachtel Group (Technology Group with KANYA)

2008
Succession plan for Gertrud Rüegg and Walter Baer: Acquisition by the Bachtel Group

2006
New display and meeting rooms , introduction of the new patented PVS-EASY connecting system,

2004
30 employees, with an annual sales of CHF 10 million

1997
Moved to a new company building in Rüti

1992
Expanded premises to 1500 sq. meters

1982
Production facility in Wald spanning 800 m2, with ten employees

1975
Patent registration of the PVS connector extruded aluminium section system that was developed by Baer

1974
Company founded by Gertrud Rüegg. The company operates out of a rented garage.