Our Story

Our Story

RPC Group of Companies is a global leader in the design, engineering and manufacturing of glass reinforced composite (GRP) solutions. In addition, RPC manages the sustainment of ferrous and nonferrous Defence capability and specialist jobbing programmes.

RPC has a distinguished 40-year heritage - dating back to the Transfield Construction Group - delivering innovative engineering solutions to the infrastructure, water and wastewater, environment, transport, mining, architecture and defence sectors. 

RPC employs 350 staff, including more than 30 engineers, across five custom facilities in Sydney (Head Office), Adelaide, Geelong, Newcastle and Batam Island, Indonesia. In all, more than 35,000 square metres of manufacturing capacity is available to service project needs.

RPC is not simply a manufacturer; it is our people that sets us apart. As a company we work in partnership with our clients to deliver the best solutions and outcomes for their projects. RPC boasts a team of the most knowledgeable and innovative engineers from Australia and South East Asia that have an outstanding track record in supplying world-class solutions to complex engineering projects.

In support of fostering excellence, innovation and collaboration, RPC has established a Centre for Engineering Excellence in our Newcastle plant. RPC is actively involved in mentoring and training young Australians with the aim of building professionals who make world-class excellence and innovation a part of their everyday work ethic.

At RPC we often refer to our proud history. Forty years of successful continual business employing the men and women of our shared communities. Forty years of success for our clients that has been underpinned by the talent and dedication of our people.
RPC understands success can only be achieved if we stay agile and forward thinking, and continue to partner with our clients to deliver the best engineered solutions for the future.