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 »
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.
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »