FRPD is an engineering consultancy specialising in process engineering. We find the places where engineering, business and information science intersect to create Turnkey Innovation.
FRPD provides innovation on a per project basis while unlocking public and private investment funding to facilitate positive change through engineering. We align with public funding requirements to lower risk during the innovation process.
What We Do
FRPD has been involved in projects as diverse as packaging materials plant design, novel continuous metal electrowinning design, food processing and automation, natural resource value chain development, master toolmaking, mechanical design and manufacture as well as CAD services.
We’re a chemical process engineering consulting company with specialised focus in a number of areas from process development to business information systems, and chemical formulation and evaluation.
Our dynamic and streamlined corporate structure enables us to take full advantage of market opportunities as soon as they become available, even when they fall outside our usual scope of speciality.
FRPD provides Turnkey Innovation – a combination of engineering, business and information services that result in the creation of innovative solutions that are ready to be scaled to production capacity. This solution includes project management, business development, product development, pilot plant development, owners engineering and funding applications (study promotion).
FRDP is a specialist high technology project development and implementation company, with specific skill sets focused on technology process development from concept to product – a term we like to call Turnkey Innovation.
Dr Pretorius, the company founder, has a PhD in Chemical engineering, with specialization in computational fluid dynamics, fluid mechanics, and fluorine.