Oras is a significant developer, manufacturer and marketer of sanitary fittings. Since its founding in 1945 the company has introduced high-quality design products featuring user-friendly technical solutions. As early as in the in the 1990s, Oras introduced the first touchless electronic faucets in the market.
Oras is owned by Oras Invest, a family company. In September 2013 Oras acquired Hansa Metallwerke AG, a German faucet manufacturer, and together the companies form the new Oras Group. The head office of the Group is located in Rauma, Finland, and the company’s factories are located in Rauma, Burglengenfeld (Germany), Kralovice (Czech Republic) and Olesno (Poland). The aggregate net sales of Oras and Hansa in 2012 were 259.6 million euro. The Group employs about 1400 people.