About Us

TPF Group Shareholders and current management team

Arthur Halsted

Managing Director

After graduating in the mechanical field, Arthur spent a number of years working with both Cummins and Mercedes Benz. His experience prior to forming the TPF Group included considerable time in commercial sales and marketing. In 2005 he incorporated the TPF Group after seeing the need for a reliable plastics welding company in Perth. Arthur has facilitated the growth of the group over the years with various divisions being added to complement the core business.


Avon Price

Plastic Supervisor

Avon has been working in the plastics industry for over 20 years and in a supervisory role since 2002. He has multiple qualifications and accreditations including Certificate III (Plastics), confined space entry, gas monitoring, CN, DG, WP, LF, Butt, Electrofusion and Extrusion welding. He has worked extensively in mining, construction, fabrication, design and site works/repairs. With his experience and attitude towards safety, quality and fabrication he is a highly regarded asset to both the TPF Group and their clients.


Richard Hancock

Managing Director Recycling and Resource Recovery

A qualified and experienced aircraft engineer and fitter with supplementary courses on engine overhaul and maintenance with Rolls Royce, BEA Systems and Ames International, Richard has additional qualifications and extensive experience covering more than 30 years in human resources, business development and management as well as sales and marketing. Currently actively involved within the TPF Group in all aspects of the company though primarily resource recovery and recycling.