Corporation is part of the highly successful, international group
of companies, known as Reliance Worldwide, with operations in The
United States of America, The United Kingdom, France, Hong Kong, Australia
and New Zealand.
Reliance Worldwide are experts in water temperature control products,
are one of the worlds largest manufacturers of thermostatic
water control valves and have been a major world supplier of hot water
safety valves for over 50 years. Reliance designs, develops and manufactures
a complete range of water mixing products complying with all major
The story began in Brisbane, Australia in 1949, with the manufacturing
operation of the group, Reliance Manufacturing Company (RMC). This
company began by developing a range of controls, in conjunction with
water heater Original Equipment Manufacturers, to regulate pressure
and temperature in water heaters. RMC went on to develop many "world
first" products, for example pressure limiting valves and control
valves for heat exchange water heaters.
Over the years Reliance has expanded into many countries. The Reliance
Worldwide companies, with their technical and engineering excellence,
are now known as "The Safety Valve Specialists" and "Leaders
in Thermostatic Technology".
The Reliance Worldwide Group comprises of:
Reliance Worldwide in Australia
Reliance Worldwide (NZ) Ltd in New Zealand
Reliance Worldwide Pty Ltd in Hong Kong
Reliance Water Controls Ltd in the United Kingdom
And of course, Reliance Worldwide Corporation in the USA.
Reliance Worldwide is owned by The GSA Group Pty Ltd., one of the
major private industrial groups in Australia. The group employs over
650 people worldwide.
Reliance has partner companies in Germany, China, Canada, USA, Poland,
France, Italy and Japan.