Luis Ricaurte, President

Luis established Ricaurte Precision Inc. (RPI) in 1986 after holding various supervisory and management positions at multi-national aerospace manufacturing facilities.

Over the past 30 years, Luis has expanded the scope of services at Ricaurte Precision through investments in technology and training of his workforce.

With over 45 years of experience in the precision machining industry, Luis remains fully committed to achieving the highest quality fabrication of parts with the most responsive services possible.


Hernan Ricaurte, Director


Hernan joined Ricaurte Precision Inc. (RPI) in early 2016 with the objective of further strengthening the quality and scope of services at RPI.

Prior to joining the family business, Hernan spent over twenty years in the medical device and healthcare industry serving in senior management positions with responsibilities in sales, marketing, business development and later in operations.

In addition to working closely with customers to ensure quality and timely delivery of parts and services at RPI, Hernan is also responsible for various growth initiatives while ensuring Ricaurte Precision remains on the cutting edge of new technology implementation. We are committed to exceeding our customer’s expectations through continuous investments and improvements.


Augie Shastry, Production Manager


Augie is a highly-experienced production leader having held various machining, programming and supervisory roles at busy manufacturing facilities to include his previous tenure at Tesla Motors Inc. (Production Supervisor, Tesla Motors).

Augie started his career as a machinist working with various multi-axis CNC machines, followed by roles in CNC programming and later as a production supervisory. At Tesla Motors, Augie lead several successful production efficiency initiatives while building production teams and leading new technology implementation efforts.

At RPI, Augie works closely with our growing team of programmers and technicians to drive new quality and efficiency initiatives in his role as Production Manager.


Customer Service

StaffFor the past 30 years, our priority has been to exceed client expectation through consistency in quality, on-time delivery and flexibility in meeting the unique demands of each job.

We welcome the opportunity to review your development or production needs. Please feel free to contact us via phone, e-mail or in person.




RPI Team

Ricaurte Precision Inc.’s (RPI) team of machinists average over 16 years of experience each in CNC set-up and machining of various materials. All RPI Programmers have extensive machining experience and are continuously trained in the latest fabrication techniques to ensure the most efficient and accurate fabrication of parts.

From programming to deburring, assembly and packaging, all RPI employees follow RPI Values in our effort to exceed customer expectations.



qualityRicaurte Precision Inc. is ISO 9001:2008 certified and committed to continued improvement. RPI provides clients with material and processing certification, as well as Certificate of Conformance and First Article Inspection reports upon request. Just let us know your Quality Assurance needs.

The VisionGauge500 Series Digital Optical Comparator works directly with the CAD data and is the only comparator with fully automated reporting (Automated Pass/Fail results) and digital report results for client records.

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Tel. 714-667-0632
Fax. 714-667-0639


Ricaurte Precision
1550 E. McFadden Ave.
Santa Ana, CA  92705
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