What essential started with one pump has led to a company making a real difference to two of the world’s substantial challenges: energy efficiency and water.
Learn more about how we see every challenge as an opportunity to improve the life of our customers and why we are confident that every responsible act has a sustainable impact.
With fully equipped apartments in upcycled ship containers, Urban Rigger provides the future of student housing in big cities. The rigger floats in the harbour of Copenhagen, Denmark and it is packed with sustainable solutions such as energy harvesting from waves and energy-efficient pumps.
But handling wastewater from a floating micro-society detached from the public discharge is complex situation that requires innovative technology to lift it from below sea level.
For years, black market cartels have controlled water supply in Nairobi, Kenya. In addition to the high cost, consumers could not trust the water quality. Almost half of the residents have trouble getting fresh water. That is because they live in the large "informal settlements".
Nairobi Water has found success with one solution in Mathare: Grundfos AQtap "water ATMs". Read more about the smart solution including a Water ATM and creditcards for paying for clean water.
In an area of Cambodia where water is scarce, Takéo Safe Water Supply worked with Grundfos to solve problems of water waste and irregular supply. The company is now saving on resources and energy costs – and has plans to expand its supply area.
In water deprived areas like California, millions of litres of water are needed to irrigate vineyards and farms. That’s why sustainable and reliable pumps are crucial to help local agricultural producers stay in business, such as the Ampelos vineyard in Santa Barbara County.
Together with Grundfos, the vineyard successfully irrigates 46,000 vines every day.
In every commercial building, you’ll find hard-working pumps that keep it functioning.
But today’s modern buildings have vastly different requirements, from hotels and office
buildings to airports and hospitals.
At the University Hospital Brussels, the hospital will grow 40% over 10 years but
without increasing its energy use.
365 days a year. 24 hours a day. All over the world, companies are working harder and faster than ever. And energy efficiency is key to their success, including theability to use and reuse resources to their full potential.
At Grundfos, we believe every sustainable act has a responsible impact. So, by constantly innovating our energy-efficient pumping solutions, we can help all industries and segments achieve a more sustainable business.
Watch the film and explore how pumps make a difference everywhere in the world everyday.
Industrial companies are amongst the world’s biggest energy consumers. That’s why Grundfos supplies a wide range of sustainable pump systems and solutions for industrial processes, industrial utilities, system builders and OEMs.
One example is at Arla’s mozzarella plant in Denmark. By treating process water onsite, the company reuses nearly one million litres of wastewater every day.