WHO WE ARE
We provide our employees with the opportunity and incentive for maximum self-expression and growth. We also protect the environment and the communities in which we operate by preserving resources and utilizing sustainable practices.
RPS delivers innovative and value enhancing solutions to our customers to facilitate their growth and success. We provide our employees with the opportunity and incentive for maximum self-expression and growth. We also protect the environment and the communities in which we operate by preserving resources and utilizing sustainable practices
WHAT WE BELIEVE
Our continuous growth depends upon the growth and success of our customers and employees. The success of our customers and employees depends upon us being accountable. Change and innovation are opportunities for improvement and growth. Challenging convention and offering creative solutions create growth opportunities.
Doing the right thing even when it’s not acknowledged by others or convenient. Growth is meaningful only when it is achieved with integrity. Open and honest communication breeds trust and success. Treat every person with respect, no matter the circumstances.
Efficiency and camaraderie are essential to our success. Collaborating makes us better and stronger. Teams that work smart and hard excel. We act with urgency and enthusiasm. Success must be celebrated.
RPS was founded on February 28, 2017, when S&W Energy Solutions, Inc. (SWES), with its rich history in the power industry, and Luther King Capital Management (LKCM), a Fort Worth, Texas based private investment firm, joined forces.
S&W Energy was founded in 2000 by Stewart & Stevenson and GE Power veterans Jeff Seldenrust and Richard Wolf, RPS’ Chief Technology Officer and Chief Executive Officer, respectively. SWES specialized in power generation plant design and provided engineering, procurement and construction, and operation and maintenance services in remote and challenging international locations. SWES executed dozens of projects around the world in places such as Iraq, Kuwait,
Venezuela and Ghana.
LKCM, founded in 1979, is an SEC-registered investment advisory firm that provides investment advisory services to high net worth individuals, foundations, endowments, investment companies, pension/profit-sharing plans, trusts, and estates, among other organizations. As of December 31, 2020, LKCM had $21.6 billion in assets under management.
Our headquarters is in Houston, Texas near the George Bush Intercontinental Airport. Our 12+ acre industrial campus includes four buildings totaling over 128,000 square feet. We have a crane capacity up to 75 tons. We also have two test lines on which we can test units using liquid and gas fuels and water. Our 45 MW load bank enables us to test units at full load.