Henk Uphoff starts his working career at Ingersoll Rand Nederland as mechanic trainee. First in Diesel driven portable air compressors , later in stationary air compressors. His first experience with air compressors and compressed air dryers (both refrigerant and dessicant )
Full time service engineer. Gains experience with overhauling
air ends for rotary screw compressors, piston compressors, large reciprocating compressors and even centrifugal air compressors.
Switch to the spare parts department, region Benelux. Serving direct customer with fast and well organised overnight spare parts deliveries. But also overseas customers tent to find the excellent services from his department. Sourcing genuine spare parts for compressors and drills rigs from the U.S.A. and exporting them to Africa.
Set up of the Used Equipment department for Ingersoll Rand , Bobcat and Club Car, later ABG and Montabert joined the group. Headquarter in the Netherlands, serving EMEA , Europe Middle East and Africa
As part of Ingersoll Rand Construction Technologies, Remarketing Services was acquired by Doosan Infracore. Setting the first steps into heavy earth moving equipment.
After the closing of Emeco Europe, Henk was asked to set up an entire trading company for used construction equipment in Belgium. Including the business development of an international specialised rental fleet of large and high pressure portable compressors.
After collecting experience and knowledge over the last 3 decades, start up a new company specialising in trading and renting equipment. This is the start of RTC Group BV.
More and more developments in the compressed air rental branch. Rental of large oil-free centrifugal air compressors for industrial applications.Rental of large high pressure diesel driven portable compressors for drilling and foundation industry.