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RPC - Recipient of Engineers Australia Engineering Excellence Award

3 December 2012 in Company

5/12/12 - RPC recipient of Engineers Australia Engineering Excellence Award in Canberra 2012

Following on from their win at the Engineers Australia Engineering Excellence Awards (Newcastle Division) where three awards were awarded:

  • Winner of the Innovation in Sustainable Engineering Award
  • Winner of the Excellence Award
  • Overall Winner Award

RPC is proud to have been awarded the prestigious Engineering Excellence Award at the Engineers Australia National Engineering Excellence Awards Night held in Canberra on 20th November, 2012.

This award was received for the work that RPC (jointly with ATSA, e3K and EET) carried out to design and manufacture the prototype of the SeaUrchin Tidal Turbine Generator 2kW.

Pierre Gouhier, Engineering Manager says “The commitment of the engineering team and production personnel at RPC’s Broadmeadow facility was crucial to the success of this project, which has now has been recognised on a national stage”.

Congratulations to RPC and all who were involved as this is a highly regarded Engineering distinction.

RPC looks forward to being involved in the future development of the SeaUrchin Tidal Turbine Generator 2kW unit.

Pictured Above Left to Right – Darren Burrowes (ATSA), Michael Urch (EET), Tony Caristo (RPC), Pierre Gouhier (RPC) and Ray Hope (e3K)