R. A. Peterson Company (RAPCO)


Paving, Asphalt, Concrete

About Us

R.A. Petersen Company (RAPCO) has been the leading asphalt maintenance company for over 50 years. Family owned and operated, RAPCO brings a wealth of knowledge to every project.


Started in 1961 by Robert Alexander Peterson, RAPCO has grown into Illinois largest Asphalt Maintenance Company and one of the top 50 asphalt maintenance companies in the nation. Today, the company is owned and operated by Mr. Peterson’s Grandson, David Alexander Lobb, and a staff of 24 field employees, and a team of project engineers and superintendents with over 50 years of experience.


In 2005, RAPCO moved to a new facility located in Franklin Park, IL. This new facility contains 15,000 square feet of building space, which includes our offices, a repair shop, and 20,000 gallon sealer storage tanks. The building sits on an acre of yard space which houses their company trucks and equipment.