ingersoll rand pacair rotary screw compressor1985 – 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 )




Ingersoll Rand SSR 2000 stationary air compressor

1989 – Full time  service engineer. Gains experience with overhauling
air ends for rotary screw compressors, piston compressors, large reciprocating compressors and even centrifugal air compressors.

Ingersoll Rand PHE high pressure PET air compressor




1994 – 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.

Ingersoll rand crawler drill and DXL portable compressor

2001 – 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

 Doosan DL500 wheel loader at work

2007 – As part of Ingersoll Rand Construction Technologies, Remarketing Services was acquired by Doosan Infracore. Setting the first steps into heavy earth moving equipment.


Hitachi Caterpilaar dump truck excavator mining equipment2009 – Left the Remarketing business for portable compressors , generators and compact equipment to run a rental and trading business for the European subsidiary of Australian Emeco. Being involved in international renting and trading of heavy construction equipment and surface mining equipment.



Ingersoll Rand Doosan fleet of large portable air compressors


2010 – 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.

2013 – After collecting experience and knowledge over the last 3 decades, start up a new company specialising in trading and renting equipment. 

2014 - 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. 



 2017 - RTC Group opens new website dedicated to the rental of Oil Free Air for large volume applications in the industry.