PFP (AUST) PTY LTD is engaged in the business of supplying a complete range of piping and pressure vessel components, including pipes, flanges and fittings to the Oil and Gas, petrochemical, mining and mineral processing, general fabrication, marine, defence, and the desalination sectors.
Founded in 1987 in Perth, Western Australia, PFP (Aust) has developed strong network associations globally with internationally recognised manufacturers supporting continued growth and increasing market demands for products such as Flanges, Pressure Vessel components, Valves, Engineered Products, Forged Components, Buttweld Fittings and Heavy Wall Pipes in general & sophisticated materials.
PFP (Aust) has forged close relationships with a number of the world’s best practice stockists, to supplement their own inventory. This enables PFP (Aust) to offer and service a comprehensive product range covering all grades of pipe, fittings, flanges and valves on either a stock basis and or a priority delivery, dependent upon the clients’ needs.
Since the late 1980’s, PFP (Aust)’s products have been instrumental in the servicing of key oil and gas projects for a who’s who of industry clients concentrated predominantly in Australasia.
During 2000, PFP (Aust) took the next step towards expanding its market coverage and service to its target markets, with the opening of a branch in Brisbane, Queensland. The primary objective being to service existing clients and develop new business on the East Coast of Australia, Papua New Guinea, New Zealand & New Caledonia.
Further expansion took place during 2005, through the growth of the Specialist Stock operation, resulting in the commitment to increase the inventory range. The growth of this division contributed a significant increase in PFP (Aust) scope of supply and the ability to service short lead and stock requirements of the industry.
In 2008 PFP was fully acquired by its long-term partner UMW Holdings Bhd.
PFP (Aust) had established itself as a market leader in the supply of Piping, Valving and Pressure Vessel throughout the Australasian region and opened an office in Melbourne in 2015.
In February 2019, PFP (Aust) was re-acquired from UMW by the original founder, Paul Montague.
Paul Montague is also the Co-Founder of Profab Group (now fully owned by NOV) and Founder and Director of Cladtek, one of the largest specialist CRA cladding groups in the world.