Water & Wastewater

RCR has extensive design, civil, mechanical and electrical experience across water treatment plants, waste water treatment facilities, pipelines, and pump stations & controls.

Our capabilities cover Project Management, Engineering, design, SCADA programming, manufacture and construction through to testing and commissioning across Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia, often in remote and challenging locations.

 RCR's core capabilities include ‘EPC’ contracting; engineering, procurement & construction components of the following:

  • Water & Wastewater Pump Stations and Treatment Plants
  • Design & Manufacture of Switchboards, control cubicles and disconnect cubicles
  • Control & SCADA system - PLC and SCADA system design, development & integration
  • Engineering Design – Electrical, Mechanical, Control and SCADA system conceptual design, engineering design & detailed design
  • Pumped Hydro Solutions
  • Desalination plants and modules
  • MSCL Pipelines of both large and small diameters
  • GRP/PVC/RC/RCPL/PE Pipelines of both large and small diameters
  • Storage tanks and other reinforced concrete structures
  • Concrete and Earth fill Dams
  • Communications
  • Electrical Installation and Commissioning Services
  • Mechanical Installation and Commissioning Services
  • Bore field pumps, controls and solar power


Key clients include public authorities, major resource companies and some of the world’s largest water and utility providers. Project examples include:

  • Subiaco Waste Water Plant 67/120 MLD Upgrade Works for WA Water Corporation
  • Facilities Renewal Panel; 5 year program for Sydney Water and the Water NSW Panel delivering >$100M in water infrastructure upgrades
  • Bondi STP upgrade and replacement of the ventilation systems, primary sedimentation tanks and odour equipment for Sydney Water
  • Warragamba Dam design, construction & commissioning of underground HV / LV substations, power, lighting & control cabling (throughout 6.5km of galleries) including new SCADA system, new DECT phone system, fire detection system, security / CCTV system and tunnel ventilation system for Water NSW
  • Picton Wastewater Recycling Plant (WRP) UV & Farm Upgrades, NSW