Posts Categorized: News

RCPA (WA) Expands Headwall Range

RCPA (WA) has recently expanded our range of headwalls and now in addition to our single cell headwalls can offer double and triple cell head walls. Headwall drawings are available upon request. For information pricing and availability please contact RCPA (WA) on; Toll Free: 1800 88 7272 Office: 08 9434 4055 E-Mail:

Dashcam Photo – Sydney-Newcastle M1 Motorway Upgrade

Dashcam’s are a fantastic tool for keeping a record of road conditions when you are driving and also useful as evidence in the case of an accident. But occasional they will also pick up awesome shots of things you see while on the road, like this full load of pipes from RCPA (NSW) that is… Read more »

New RCPA (WA) 300Dia Moulds.

To produce quality product you need to maintain your equipment and replace where required to keep  product manufacture and testing in line with the Australian Standard (AS/NZS 4058:2007 Precast Concrete Pipe) and in line with RCPA’s high expectations of quality.  In this regard RCPA (WA) recently replaced their 300Dia moulds to ensure consistent high quality… Read more »

RCPA (WA) Installs Solar Panels

In an effort to be leaner and greener RCPA (WA) has installed solar panels that have the capacity to generate 100 kilowatts of power. RCPA strives to find innovative ways to make our manufacturing facilities more environmentally friendly while making products designed to last 100+ years in service.

Retirement Announcement Jim McDonald RCPA (NSW)

  Next week we mark the end of an era for a concrete legend. Jim McDonald is a stalwart of the civil construction industry in New South Wales, having started in June of 1978 Jim is celebrating his 40th year in the industry by tying a bow on an illustrious career and entering into retirement…. Read more »

Site Tour of RCPA Facilities Melton (VIC)

In May 2018 the staff at RCPA Melton were very happy to host representatives of the Construction & Development teams from Wyndham City. On their visit the representatives were given a tour of the facilities and learned about concrete pipe and box culvert manufacture and the accompanying quality controls required to make sure that product are… Read more »

RCPA (WA) Produces 525Dia Class 10 Pipes

The majority of pipes produced for storm water drainage are in the class 2 to class 4 range so it is exciting when you get the opportunity to produce unique pipes for a project. Recently RCPA (WA) had the opportunity to produce 525Dia Class 10 Pipes for a Defense Force Project in the north of… Read more »

Moveable Shade

In an effort to keep our team cool and reduce the risk of sunburn RCPA (WA) fabricated a moveable shade frame that allows our team members to move the shade as they go down the line finishing and QA inspecting the pipes before they are placed into stock. Frame was designed and constructed by Production… Read more »

Somersby Factory Commissioning

RCPA is in the final stages of the commissioning process for the newly built factory in Somersby NSW. With a modern, fully electronic ePak pipe machine and state of the art reinforcement cage making facility, this plant will provide high quality pipes to the NSW civil construction market for decades to come. For more information… Read more »