1985: World's First HICO Encoder
Rinas Gerätetechnik is located in Aftholderberg, in the municipality of Herdwangen-Schönach. Around 3,300 inhabitants live in the municipality in Baden Württemberg.
Rinas Gerätetechnik was founded in 1984 by Wilfried Rinas (on the left in the picture). Today, Armin Rinas (on the right in the picture) and Wilfried Rinas jointly manage the family business.
High Precision OEM and Stand-Alone Card Encoding Systems
Founded in 1984, Rinas Gerätetechnik is now managed by the 2nd generation of the family. The world's first HICO encoding machine was launched on the market just one year after its foundation. The globally active high-tech company manufactures all its equipment with the renowned "Made in Germany" seal.
In focus: The development and manufacture of high-precision OEM and stand-alone card encoding systems. This includes: Electronic circuit diagrams, board layout, hardware design, customized software development and module assembly. Production is done via 5-axis CNC technology. Currently, eight employees work for this leading company in the field of magnetic and smart card technology.