Danish pump manufacturer Grundfos will be partnered with Sri Lankan government to bring innovative water technologies alive into the country.
Supplying world-class pumps in Sri Lanka for 25 years, Grundfos is today focused on commercial building services, water utility, and supporting industry with leading pump and water solutions.
Grundfos’ biggest projects are supplying pump solutions for Shangri-La Colombo under its commercial building services arm, upgrading works for Lion Brewery as part of Industry, as well as supporting the construction of a water treatment plant for the Vavuniya General Hospital, the second largest hospital in the Northern Province.
From an industry perspective, a key sector the company is focused on is the beer industry, where they provide various water transfers and booster pumps required in their production process, as well as for the gloves production industry, he disclosed.
Grundfos’ Sri Lankan partners, Analytical Instrument and Hayleys Aventura (Pvt) Ltd provide aftersales services to the Industry and commercial building services sectors respectively.
To help drought-stricken cities tackle periods of water scarcity, Grundfos has supplied solutions that are able to utilise abundant solar energy to power water supply, such as the SQFlex submersible pumping system.
Outside of flood management, Grundfos supplied to water treatment plants in the Mannar and Vavuniya districts.