“Baby” Unimog U219 ready for all year-round maintenance

As experts in road maintenance equipment, certified by Mercedes-Benz Unimog, this time we took to the task of body building a slightly smaller Unimog than usual – the U219 model. The job was given by Croatian municipal maintenance company „Komunalac Samobor“. The...

Time for spring cleaning: Sweeping leftover grit and sand from the roads

Road maintenance contractors are already cleaning the remains from winter service spreaders. By every spring there are heaps of grit, gravel and sand on the roads that need to be swept off. Safer and uninterrupted traffic is the main reason why remaining spreading materials...

Slovak road maintenance companies make a major fleet upgrade

Our Slovak distributor, the MB Servis company, has had a busy and successful year in 2020. It placed the winning bids on two large public tenders for the acquisition of new road maintenance vehicles and implements. We are very happy to note the successful completion of both...

New in RASCO production: automated 180-metre-long surface protection line

Up until now, product painting and shot blasting had taken place in four surface protection and two shot blasting chambers in Rasco. Hundreds of thousands of machine parts, hoppers and housings passed through them over the years. With the new, state-of-the-art surface protection...

New winter service technology in Lithuania: safer traffic and less salt

Spreading with wet salt instead of the usual salt, makes it possible to reduce the amount of salt thrown on the streets during winter maintenance. The new equipment is already in use in Lithuania, especially after the increase of traffic accidents during the last few weeks,...

Video tour through the new production facility and office building

Join us for a video tour through our latest buildings: https://youtu.be/7uJj8z8qTiU The total value of this three-year project, which included three new buildings in total, was over EUR 6 million, of which EUR 2 million is intended for co-financing by the European Union,...

Another successful transformation: Skip lorry turned winter service vehicle

Even though somewhat unconventional, a skip lorry equipped for winter service can be an effective combination as this case shows. The MAN TGM 13.250 two-axle chassis has been fitted with the necessary hydraulics, skip lift system and mounting plate for a front implement. When...

How we care about the environment and our community

With over 400 employees, of which almost 10% work in development and innovation, RASCO has grown from a craft workshop into a combination of large manufacturer and high-tech development company. We develop, manufacture and sell our own products in over 40 countries. Being...

Highway maintenance, all year round

Winter in the northern hemisphere can often mean difficult conditions for highway travelers. Low temperatures, snow, and ice make driving safety almost impossible without highway winter service operators. Today, they use road monitoring systems to decide when to deploy vehicles...

Rasco Mars Rover ready to explore Earth and space

Original article is available here. Photo: Ivan Balija Rasco Mars Rover is a new project of the Space Technology Section of the Vocational School in Đurđevac, through which students prepare for the exploration of the Earth and space. First we will explore the local desert...

The Orange Standard

What is a winter service truck, anyway? If we had to pick one vehicle to represent the term „winter service truck“ as far as the European continent is concerned, it would probably look something like this: Two-axle chassis, 3900mm wheelbase, 4x4 drive, 22 tons gross vehicle...

A team with zero tolerance for errors

Not one machine leaves the Rasco factory premises without going through their hands: the quality control team spends most of the working day checking the technical and operational functionality of products. All parts manufactured in Rasco, as well as entire machines, go through...

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