Facts about Grundfos


An annual production of more than 16 million pump
units makes Grundfos one of the world’s leading pump manufacturers. Circulator
pumps for heating and air-conditioning as well as other centrifugal pumps for
the industry, water supply, sewage and dosing are the main products. Today
Grundfos is the world’s largest manufacturer of circulators, covering app. 50%
of the world market of these pumps.

In addition to pumps Grundfos produces and sells standard and submersible motors as well as state-of-the-art electronics for monitoring and controlling pumps. Additional products are produced in the BioBooster and Lifelink divisions. 

The main part of activities in the Danish Grundfos
companies (Grundfos DK the - Sales Company, Grundfos A/S - the Production
Company and Grundfos Holding A/S) take place in the small town, Bjerringbro,
where the company was established in 1945. In addition Grundfos has facilities
in Aalestrup, Langå, Odense, Brøndby and Farum.

The Grundfos Group is represented by more than 80
companies in more than 55 countries. In addition, products are sold in a large
number of countries by local distributors.

Poul Due Jensen Foundation was created in 1975 and owns 88.1 % of the shares in Grundfos. The Grundfos employees own 1.3 %, and the remaining 10.6 % belong to the Founder's descendants. The main purpose of the Foundation is to ensure and support healthy economic growth and development of the Grundfos Group. The Poul Due Jensen Foundation also engages in philanthropic work through funding of safe water projects in developing countries, social responsibility and inclusion projects in Denmark and support for education and research within Grundfos' areas of interest.

Keyfigures (million euro.)20152014
Ordinary profit before tax271118
Profit bef. tax as % of turnover8.1 %
3.7 %
Consolidated Equity Capital2,1671,955
Equity ratio71.0 %
68.1 %
Number of employees17,945

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