Grundfos Announces Sales Release of VLC, VLSC In-line Pumps
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Oct. 28, 2014 — The Grundfos VLC and VLSC in-line pumps with CUE drive are now available for sale in the United States, Canada and Mexico.
Available in 30 different models, the products offer a sole-source supplier for pump, motor and drive, allowing all components to work together as efficiently as possible. Speed control pumps like the VLC and VLSC offer energy savings of up to 50 percent.
“The CUE drive matches pump output to system demand, allowing end users to realize substantial energy savings,” said David McLean, vice president of Business Development for Grundfos Commercial Buildings. “By improving system performance and reducing lifecycle costs our integrated pump systems help our customers meet the energy challenge, now!”
The CUE drive offers more voltage and horsepower selections. In addition, Grundfos sensor technology manages system performance precisely and a startup wizard provides quick and easy commissioning.
Product CSI specifications, range charts, brochure, pricing, and selection of the products are available on http://www.grundfosexpresssuite.com. For consulting engineers, Grundfos Express http://www.grundfosexpress.com is available. The VLC and VLSC are available for six-week delivery on standard pump offering.
With an annual production of more than 16 million pumps, Grundfos is the global leader in advanced pump solutions and a trendsetter in water technology, specializing in circulator pumps for heating and air conditioning as well as centrifugal pumps for industrial applications, fire protection, water supply, wastewater and water treatment. In addition to pumps, Grundfos produces standard and submersible motors as well as state-of-the-art electronics for monitoring and controlling pumps. Since its inception in 1945, the company has flourished from one small factory in Bjerringbro, Denmark to a global corporation comprising more than 80 companies and over 18,800 employees. In 2013, Grundfos reported net revenues totaling $4 billion.
In North America, Grundfos employs more than 1,600 people – 1,300 in the U.S. alone – and is continually expanding its regional expertise. Grundfos North America maintains operations, sales and service facilities in Olathe, Kan.; Allentown, Pa.; Fresno, Calif.; Brookshire, Texas; Aurora, Ill.; and Indianapolis. In Canada, Grundfos has a sales facility in Oakville, Ontario, and in Mexico, the company operates a manufacturing facility in San Luis Potosí and sales offices in Monterrey and Mexico City.
High on the company’s corporate agenda is an active commitment to improving the environment. Grundfos contributes to global sustainability by pioneering technologies that improve quality of life for people and care for the planet. For more information, visit http://www.grundfos.us, or follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Google+.