Good job. Good life.

The St. Gallen Rhine Valley is both a highly productive business region and an extremely attractive place to live as well. Numerous global companies and their employees benefit from the ideal combination of employment, living and leisure opportunities in the Rhine Valley. You are never far from where you want to be here – whether at work, in pursuit of leisure activities, or in the hearts of the people who live in the region. You quickly feel at home in the Rhine Valley.


Home for elephants.

The recently opened elephant park Kaeng Krachan in Zurich Zoo is an animal house second to none. The centrepiece of the new elephant park is its striking roof. An organically shaped wooden bowl with a reticular structure.

The impressive and widely regarded design sets new standards in terms of wooden constructions. It takes the right fastening technology to make the unusual wooden construction at all possible. The special fully threaded locking screws come from SFS

SFS is a world leading company for mechanical fastening systems and precision mouldings. The company with strong roots in the Rhine Valley develops, produces and markets fastening systems with high customer benefits for selected applications, such as the flat roof, the window mounting and the structural timberwork.