Following an increase in activity, together with the timing of the retirement of long-term Managing Director, Jeff Davies, R B Plant Construction Limited have implemented significant changes in the management team to cater for anticipated growth and future success.
Jeff Davies has been at RBPC for over 31 years, starting as a Senior E,I&C Manager in 1986 and progressing through to Managing Director in 2001.
As part of the succession plan, Geoff Raisbeck was appointed as Managing Director from April 2018. Geoff is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer and joins RBPC following a successful career in senior positions; and finally as Vice President of Engineering Technology for London based Harsco Corporation Metals Division.
Geoff brings experience and knowledge to RBPC, with the objective of continuing the successful growth and development of the people and the business.
Jeff Davies will remain as Managing Director of R B Plant Group for some months, to ensure a smooth transition in the handover of responsibilities.
In addition, to strengthen and broaden the base of the Board, three additional members of the Senior Management team were also promoted and have joined the Board of Directors, namely:-
Jon Horne a Project Manager and Senior Chemical Process Engineer has worked for RBPC for over 18 years and brings a wealth of experience, having been involved mainly within the Pharmaceutical, Fine Chemical and Chemical sectors.
Sean McKirdy, an experienced Project Manager and Senior Mechanical Engineer, has gained extensive experience within the Oil and Gas, Metals and Chemical sectors, where his expertise and skills are greatly appreciated.
Andrew Harvey, an experienced multi-disciplined Project Manager, has extensive experience gained with the UK and overseas on major Oil and Gas, Food, Minerals and Cement projects.
The above will join the existing well-established Board members: Simon Denniss, Mike Wolfe and Simon Hebborn, to take RBPC forward into a successful and exciting future.