Built on our founders' entrepreneurial legacy, RWC was born from the desire to challenge convention and constantly pioneer, while helping make customers and end users' lives easier, safer and more efficient.
With such purpose ingrained in our mentality since day one, we always look at the world with an inquisitive mind, seeking solutions and developing breakthroughs for our customers.
70 years of innovation and counting
Foundations for future success
CashAcme, the specialist manufacturer of water pressure, temperature and thermostatic mixing valves, was established in Illinois, US, in 1912 and would later go on to become part of RWC (2002).
Bold ideas to challenge convention
RMC is born with a passion to protect people and property
Innovations to transform industry
Next generation water control valves
Integrated manufacturing facility established
During the 1970s, RMC established a fully integrated facility in Australia and was acquired by Repco Corporation Ltd. Built to last, the new facility even withstood the great Brisbane Flood of 1974. By 1976, RMC had entered the European market and was instrumental in changing the UK from vented to unvented water heaters.
Reliance Worldwide Corporation is born
Business booms at home and overseas
RMC enters the US market as RWC
Growing in the US and across the pond
New arrivals for the plumbing and heating range
A time for further investment and expansion
Celebrating innovation and expansion
RWC becomes a public listed company
Fast track into the new build construction market
RWC welcomes plastic push-to-connect pioneers to the fold
RWC unveils new united brand family
RWC revealed a striking and consistent new visual style to unite its family of brands and to deliver its ambition to shape a better world for its customers, employees, wider communities and shareholders by making lives easier, safer and more sustainable. Celebrating 70 years of innovation, the rebrand classified RWC brands into four solution categories that help customers deliver, control, optimise and solve in simple and efficient ways, every single day.