ESTABLISHED TO PERFORM
Founded in 1993 in Vrancea county, East-Central Romania, Rikora is a leading European contractor for the custom metal parts and precision mechanics industry. For a quarter of a century, we have been constantly improving our metal processing expertise, automation and engineering skills.
Growing organically over the years, our practical thinking, flexibility and time-definite solutions have made us a top choice supplier for industry-leading corporations worldwide. We serve an extensive range of business areas, including oil & gas, aerospace, naval, automotive, machine tool manufacturers, pharmaceuticals.
With a staff counting 54, some joining us over 15 years ago, we have established a strong, reliable team of skilled engineers and operative personnel. We value performance, commitment and simplicity, and what we earn from our employees we offer back to our clients.
Core Values & Strenghts
- Highly Experienced Team of Engineers
- Extensive Set of CNCs & Machinery
- Abundant Stocks of Raw Materials
- Skillful with English, German, French
- 25 Years Expertise in Metal Processing
- Constantly Acquiring New Technology
- Ability to Process Any Type of Metal
- Serving Energy, Aviation, Auto, Heavy Industry
Rikora is established in a deserted 60 square meter storehouse, housing three employees and two rented machine tools.
First certified product is manufactured, a vegetable oil pressing machine.
1995 – 1998
The company starts developing custom parts for the oil & gas industry: gaskets, seal rings, carrying straps for air pumps.
Our first external delivery. We start producing custom components for the European market.
Rikora acquires its first computer numerical control (CNC) machine, marking a great boost in speed and productivity. Company personnel is now 17.
2007 – 2008
Our exports grow exponentially following Romania’s admission into the European Union. European inclusion also opens new markets overseas for our company, such as North America, Asia and the Middle East.
We introduce a production optimization sofware specifically developed for our needs and type of customers.
Our company now employs over 50 expert engineers and skilled personnel. We operate more than 20 modern CNCs and do business in 23 countries across 4 continents.