Grundfos highlights cutting-edge heating, cooling and renewable solutions at Comfortech 2014

Sept. 9, 2014
The circulators optimize energy usage Patented AUTOADAPT TM technology allows users to save up to 85% in energy costs Comfortech attendees can visit booth 832 to see a  variety of pumps, valves and flanges Grundfos has a dedicated OEM engineering department capable of providing customer-specific modifications

NASHVILLE — Grundfos will exhibit its ultra-efficient HVAC OEM circulator line at Comfortech 2014, the national HVACR, hydronics and plumbing conference taking place Sept. 9 to 11 in Nashville.

Through advanced solutions for boiler heating, heat pump, solar thermal, sanitary hot water and microchip system applications, Grundfos offers customers the opportunity to maximize their investment by saving energy.

“Designed for simplicity, efficiency and reliability, our circulators optimize energy usage and system behavior through innovations in adaptive intelligence and enhanced control,” said Barry Nauss, director of HVAC OEM Sales for Grundfos USA.

This technology allows products like Grundfos’ MAGNA and ALPHA circulator lines, which feature patented AUTOADAPT TM technology, to save end users up to 85% in energy costs when compared to conventional circulators. Indeed, Grundfos recently announced a partnership that would make ALPHAs available as circulator options on most U.S. Boiler Company gas cast-iron heating products.

“The Grundfos ALPHA pump is a great match for industry-leading, technically advanced boilers,” Nauss said. “We look forward to collaborating with additional OEM companies.”

In addition to the MAGNA and ALPHA lines, Comfortech attendees can visit booth 832 to see a  variety of pumps from both the trade and OEM portfolios, along with assorted flanges, ISO valves and Grundfos’ sensors. Grundfos has a dedicated OEM engineering department capable of providing customer-specific modifications to each product, allowing true customization for any application. For more information, visit the company's online media room.

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.

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