Grundfos is the world`s largest manufacturer of pumps and pump solutions.

About Us


The Promise - be think innovate be think innovate expresses our purpose and is our promise to contribute to global sustainability:

  • Grundfos is a global leader in advanced pump solutions and a trendsetter in water technology.
  • We contribute to global sustainability by pioneering technologies that improve quality of life for people and care for the planet.
  • It is our commitment to being responsible, thinking ahead and innovating that enables us to meet all our clients’ needs on all levels.

The Grundfos Purpose

Grundfos is a global leader in advanced pump solutions and a trendsetter in water technology. We contribute to global sustainability by pioneering technologies that improve quality of life for people and care for the planet.

Here you can read what the words means:

”Global leader” means that Grundfos is perceived by its customers and competitors throughout the world as the leading player in the pump industry. We develop, produce, sell and service high quality pump solutions and we set the standard in the industry.

”Advanced pump solutions” means that we offer turn-key solutions to match the requirements of our customers – no matter how complex the solution is, where it is to be used or how big it is.

”Trendsetter within water technology” means that we strive to be among the industry leaders when it comes to finding ways of using new technologies to move and treat water and wastewater.

”Contribute to global sustainability” means that we do business in an environmentally sustainable way and create sustainable solutions from cradle to grave. We are committed to making a significant contribution towards reducing the impact on the environment by limiting both our own and our customers’ CO2 emission levels. We aim to create cleaner technologies and solutions which limit water consumption, improve efficiency, enable consumers to reduce their water and energy consumption and increase the reuse of resources.

”Ground-breaking technologies” means that we will invent solutions the world has never seen before. We will expand our business with the addition of new categories and areas by using our technologies in new and creative ways, based on the requirements of our customers.

”Improve the quality of life for people and take care of the planet” means that we focus on people in a growing world, and that there is always a balance between human, social and environmental concerns in our solutions. We want to enable people to look after themselves and to give more people a more comfortable life without it being at the expense of the environment and the planet’s natural resources. We are always eager to find solutions for the world’s most poverty-stricken communities and people with special needs.

The Grundfos Values


Grundfos runs its business in a responsible and ever more sustainable way. We make products and solutions that help our customers save natural resources and reduce climate impact. We take an active role in the society around us. Grundfos is a socially responsible company. We take care of our people - also those with special needs.


Open and Trustworthy
In Grundfos we do what we say, and we say what we do. Our communication is open and honest among ourselves and with the world around us. We put the facts on the table – also when it is not pleasant.


Focused On People
Grundfos is our people. We develop the individual. Everyone in Grundfos has passion and potential. Everyone has the power to influence. Everyone must feel respected and valued.


The main shareholder of Grundfos – now and in the future – is the Poul Due Jensen Foundation. Profit is a means to growth – not a goal in itself. We ensure a healthy financial foundation at all times.


Grundfos creates value through close relations with customers, suppliers and other stakeholders. We are a global company building on local entrepreneurship. We believe that diversity drives innovation and growth.


Relentlessly Ambitious
In Grundfos we never stop challenging ourselves to create better solutions faster. We take pride in delivering premium quality in everything we do. We show leadership and innovate the future.

Facts About Grundfos


Production and Pumps
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 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, which are part of the company’s new business activities. Grundfos has also introduced Grundfos Blueflux, which is a new technology-label, which insures that the equipment is among the absolute best in the market.

Grundfos in Denmark
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, Årslev, Brøndby and Farum.

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

The Poul Due Jensen Foundation was established as an independent institution in 1975. Today the Foundation owns 87.8%, staff 1.6% and the founder’s family 10.6% of the shares in Grundfos Holding A/S.

The aim of the Foundation is to consolidate and expand the economic basis of the continued development of the Grundfos Group. The capital and the profits of the foundation are to be used solely for the aim of the Foundation and profits are to be re-invested in the Grundfos companies.

Future Challenges
Grundfos has been represented in the pump market for more than 60 years. We want to continue this and so we aim to achieve even greater weight to be one of the largest partners in countries like Russia, India and Brazil, whereas we consider China as our second home market.

We are facing big challenges and this is why we developed our Innovation Intent, focusing on sustainability, a changing world and ground-breaking technology.


Grundfos SQFlex - Remote Water Supply by Solar and Wind Systems

The SQFlex family is an environmentally-friendly water supply solution. SQFlex pumps are fitted with a permanent magnet motor which enables the efficient use of energy from nature. The pump system offers the perfect water supply solution in remote areas where water is scarce and the power supply is non-existent or unreliable. The SQFlex solar panels and wind turbines adapt to the characteristic weather profile of any given area. A battery backup ...

Grundfos - Direct Sensors

Grundfos Direct Sensors is an endeavour started by the Grundfos Group in 1990 with the desire to have pumps controlled by means of a differential pressure sensor for higher energy efficiency. During development, the opportunity for more than just integration or measuring dP across the pump evolved. That is why today, Direct Sensors™ stands for direct media contact sensors and transmitters able to measure flow, relative pressure, differential ...


Pumping solutions for wastewater industry

Grundfos` range of sewage pumps has been carefully designed to cover virtually every conceivable type of wastewater. Fibres, swarf, organic particles and solids are all efficiently handled by our pumps or pump systems that can be either dry or wet installed.

Pumping solutions for industrial wastewater

Grundfos pumps and pump systems are highly suitable for the treatment of organic, chemical and mixed wastewater from industries all over the world. Whether the wastewater comes from showers, toilets, food production lines or industrial manufacturing processes, our impressive portfolio offers tried and tested solutions for disinfection and distribution.


Spare Parts & Service Kits

The parts you need with a little extra quality and speed. Spare parts & Service kits are original, high-quality Grundfos components. We provide 24/7 worldwide delivery, so you know that throughout the entire lifecycle of your pumps, you can count on us to deliver a little extra precision and reliability.



At Grundfos, we are eager to share our know-how and experience with our customers. Many local Grundfos centres thus offer courses and seminars that provide the ideal mix of theory and practice. For more information, please contact your local Grundfos company. In this section you can find a range of generic training.


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2013 NGWA Groundwater Expo and Annual Meeting, 2014 Water Quality Technology Conference & Exposition (WQTC), ACCADUEO 2008, AMTA/AWWA Membrane Technology Conference & Exposition, Aquatech Amsterdam 2013, FILTECH 2013, IE Expo 2013 - International Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Refuse, Recycling and Energy, SMAGUA 2012, WQA Aquatech USA 2012


Company details

Business Type:

Industry Type:
Water and Wastewater - Pumps & Pumping

Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

Year Founded:

Over 1000

more than 1,000,000,000 €

Office & Distributor locations:


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