Wenger SA - knife manufacturer.

Wenger SA - knife manufacturer.

The Jura is the stronghold of precision manufacturing and offers more than watch masterpieces. The knife factory, founded in 1893, is characterized by the spirit of innovation, precision and quality in the production of the genuine Swiss penknife, the "Genuine Swiss Army Knife". Visits to the...more

New traffic artery in the Ticino - Alptransit

New traffic artery in the Ticino -...

Guided tour of the construction site of Alptransit in Pollegio or Faido, which after completion will most likely be the word's longest tunnel.more

Soulce nail makers

Soulce nail makers

Anybody who wandered through the Soulce Valley in days gone by would...more

Wenger SA - knife manufacturer.

The Jura is the stronghold of precision manufacturing and offers more than watch masterpieces. The knife factory, founded in 1893, is characterized by the spirit of innovation, precision and quality in the production of the genuine Swiss penknife, the "Genuine Swiss Army Knife". Visits to the factory by appointment only.

The Jura is the stronghold of precision manufacturing and offers more than watch masterpieces.

New traffic artery in the Ticino - Alptransit

Guided tour of the construction site of Alptransit in Pollegio or Faido, which after completion will most likely be the word's longest tunnel.

Guided tour of the construction site of Alptransit in Pollegio or Faido, which after completion will probably be the word's longest tunnel.

Crossbow Workshop

Sepp Steiner, better known to many in the region as Wilhelm Tell, knowledgeably introduces you to his crossbow workshop and proudly presents the art of constructing crossbows with the very same tools used to make the historic crossbows of days long gone.

Soulce nail makers

Anybody who wandered through the Soulce Valley in days gone by would have seen a thin plume of smoke rising from many a small building and heard a uniform knocking on an anvil. That would have been a nail maker. After the Second World War, this craft came to a sudden end when the demand for shoe nails for army boots suddenly stopped. The old nail smithy in Soulce is open to visitors by arrangement.