About the company
Grundfos Pumps India Pvt. Ltd. (Grundfos India) is a 100% subsidiary of Grundfos –Denmark. Grundfos is a global leader in advanced pump solutions and a trendsetter in water technology. The company contributes to global sustainability by pioneering technologies that improve quality of life for people and care for the planet. Grundfos is also one of the world’s leading pump manufacturers with an annual production of more than 17 million pump units. The company’s main products include circulator pumps for heating and air-conditioning as well as other centrifugal pumps for the industry, water supply, sewage and dosing. Grundfos India started its Indian operations in the year 1998.
Grundfos: Provides Comprehensive Pumping Solutions
Grundfos provides the most energy efficient pumping solutions with the lowest life cycle cost to its users. These pumps cover a broad range of applications and even wider variety of configurations. Grundfos pumps have applications across an entire gamut of areas such as:
· Family Homes
· Commercial Buildings
· HVAC OEM
· Water Utility
· Water Treatment Solutions
· Developing World Solutions
· Irrigation & Agriculture
· Industrial processes
· Industrial Utilities
· System Builders & OEMS
Grundfos has further strengthened its offerings with Grundfos iSOLUTIONS, a holistic approach to creating the most intelligent solution for its customers, based on their unique demands. The company also has solar pump offerings for rural applications to
help address the lack of electricity in some of these locations.
Grundfos India also has an impressive range of technologically advanced pump solutions for Smart Cities. With increase in demand and limited resources, intelligent and innovative range of pump solutions such as Demand Driven Distribution (DDD), S Pump and Grundfos Remote Management (GRM) precisely provide the right solution by ensuring minimum utilization of energy and water, while delivering optimal results.
Presence & Reach
Grundfos India’s headquarters is located in Chennai and has 14 branch / home offices. It has an extensive network across the country with more than 200 distributors, Point of Sale outlets and authorized service centres. The company has two production facilities, one adjoined to its corporate office in Chennai, Tamil Nadu and another in Dantali, Gujarat. Grundfos India is also responsible for the business in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Maldives and Nepal.
Sustainability at its Core
Grundfos strongly believes in enhancing its sustainability profile by offering cutting-edge green solutions, which will contribute to meet a number of global challenges in terms of climate change and water stress. Aligning to its global sustainability focus, Grundfos India is committed towards helping its customers and the nation to conserve water and energy. The company will through all its actions, focus on how it can co-create value with its stakeholders by being a responsible partner for a cleaner and greener planet.
Grundfos India is working towards helping Indian industries and corporates save both energy and water not only through it’s highly energy efficient products but also through the energy and water audits it conducts. These audits are a complete system analysis of the energy and water consumption. Post the analysis the energy audit team
recommends the best solutions to right size the systems; thereby helping conserve both these resources.
The company also contributes towards energy and water conservation by reducing its own impact on the environment. Its headquarters in Chennai is India’s first gold-rated green building (LEED certification by USGBC in 2005) and is energy efficient with
100% recycling of the sewage, rain water harvesting and with solar collectors and photovoltaics. Grundfos India’s factory also received the gold certification in 2011 from the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC). In August 2013, the Grundfos office building was elevated to a LEED EB Platinum certification. Even our facility in Gujarat plays a crucial role in reducing the carbon footprints left behind by us during transportation of our products.
Grundfos India has launched forums on Water and Energy conservation through the social media site, Facebook called ‘Ek Boondh Pani’ and ‘i Save Energy’. The objective of these forums is to create an awareness and to provide a platform for the members to share their suggestions, ideas and facts on conserving Water and Energy.
Grundfos India is also working with students from elementary schools to universities to spread awareness on sustainability (energy and water conservation). The company encourages school visits to its facility to showcase the Green Building concept. Through these students the company is influencing their family, friends and communities to conserve water and energy as well.
Corporate Social Responsibility at Grundfos India
Grundfos India’s CSR initiatives focus on sustainability, energy & water conservation, health & hygiene, education and livelihood. The company’s employees are also involved closely with some of these initiatives and volunteer their time and expertise to help the local communities.