February 2, 2015



RPP Corporation, the leader in rubber diaphragm manufacturing is hosting a Job Fair

Positions available to interview include

Stock Prep
Molders (evenings)
Trimmers (evenings)
Maintenance Techs (pipe fitters, electricians, etc)
Quality Engineer
IT Manager
Process Engineer
Customer Service Rep.

RPP Corporation offers competitive wages, excellent benefits and an outstanding work environment.


May 21st, 2013



RPP Corporation Recivies The Presidential Award for Exports

WASHINGTON – U.S. Acting Secretary of Commerce Rebecca Blank today presented RPP Corporation with the President’s “E” Award for Exports at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. The “E” Awards are the highest recognition any U.S. entity may receive for making a significant contribution to the expansion of U.S. exports.

Press Release (148KB PDF)


November 27th - 29th, 2012


RPP will be exhibiting at the Valve World 2012 Exhibition in Dusseldorf, Germany.   More than 370 exhibitors from 34 countries will be at the show.  RPP’s technical team will be there to answer questions about RPP and educate users on the art and science of fabric reinforced diaphragm seals.

Spring, 2012


Additions to the Quality Assurance department bring aerospace and AS9100 certification experience to RPP.  New company-wide training programs have been initiated to increase everyone’s understanding of lean / six sigma principles, quality circles, precision mechanical inspection techniques and the use of statistical process control.

2010 - 2012


RPP expands molding capacity to meet increasing demand.

• Q1 ’12  - Two presses go on-line 
   including a 24x24, Bipel  vacuum press.

• Q3 ’11 -  A 24x24, triple decked, 230 ton press 
   is one of three presses added to 

• Q4 ’10 – Two, 18x22, double decked, 139 ton 
   presses give RPP additional capacity in a high 
   demand press configuration

• Q3 ’10 – RPP completes the refurbishment 
   of its two largest presses (915 ton / 42”
   platens) along with a pair of 26x26 double 
   decked presses.

December 22, 2009


Continuing its commitment to the ISO standards, RPP Corporation achieves ISO 9001:2008 certification. RPP has now been ISO certified for over 15 years.


November 2, 2009


RPP is pleased to announce the addition of Ray Chenard to its engineering staff. Ray brings over 35 years of experience in diaphragm technology to RPP Corporation.

Prior to joining RPP Corporation, Ray spent many years at Trelleborg Sealing Solutions and Forsheda Palmer-Chenard Inc. in Somersworth, New Hampshire as Engineering Manager and Director of Engineering. His extensive product application, tooling, and process development experience complements the already strong technical team at RPP Corporation.

February 28, 2009


RPP congratulated for having no lost time injuries for 684 days. 
(989 days as of 12/31/09).

June 13, 2008


RPP Corporation receives the Manufacturing Award at the Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Small Business Recognition Day. RPP is noted for its long-term commitment to the area and the steady employment offered to local residents.

March 13, 2008


RPP Corporation receives a Supplier Excellence Award in recognition of outstanding performance for fiscal year 2007.

September 15, 2009


RPP Corporation awarded a Massachusetts Training Fund grant. The grant will be used for Supervisor, Lean Manufacturing and Continuous Improvement training programs. All 100+ employees will participate in the training activities.