Energy Optimisation Case: Vitens saves energy Read how a Pump Audit led Vitens to a new pump solution, enabling the company to achieve higher efficiency and make energy savings of more than 21%. No excuses for not considering energy costs Energy costs make up to 80% of a submersible pump’s lifecycle costs. The EU now demands pumps to be more efficient. Check out what it means for your choice of submersible pumps. Car manufacturer saves Read the case on how a car manufacturer now saves €54,000 per year after a Life Cycle Cost (LCC) Analysis. At stake: 36,500 heating customers’ comfort When Danish district energy plant Verdo needed to replace the main pumps on its 190 MW heating system, the company chose a Grundfos solution that involved bigger pumps, lower supply-pipe temperature and energy savings. Think system. Think optimisation. The Grundfos SP, invented in 1967, was the first stainless steel submersible pump. See more about its benefits, range and savings opportunities. The Ecodesign Directive Download the brochure and learn what the Ecodesign directive for energy-related products in the EU means for your business. Intelligent Systems Pressure management Watch and discover how Grundfos Demand Driven Distribution pump technology efficiently reduces leakage loss and saves energy consumption in distribution networks by up to 20%. Presenting Grundfos iSOLUTIONS Watch the film to discover how to deliver intelligence throughout your solution. Ensuring soft drink purity Read the case and learn how a renowned soft drink company integrated a hygienic, intelligent solution in its production facility in less than three months. Boosting efficiency with smart temperature control The large pumps in industrial cooling systems often suffer from poor regulation, leading to inefficient temperature control. Grundfos iSOLUTIONS offers a unique set-up that save up to 70 percent energy in cooling systems. How to balance two-pipe systems How do you achieve superior hydraulic balance in HVAC systems? In a white paper co-authored with Danfoss, we describe how we achieved balance in a 10-storey building in Denmark with two key pieces of modern technology. Take control of Delta T in one-string systems Controlling the return temperature in a one-string heating system is crucial but notoriously difficult. Until now. Meet the Experts Meet the Expert: Building Service Wastewater What is the best way to design an intelligent wastewater system? Our application specialist tells you how to avoid the two biggest problems in handling wastewater: clogging and level switch failure. 4 steps to ATEX compliance A Grundfos expert gives his tips for understanding ATEX when installing pumps and other motorised equipment in potentially explosive areas. First tip: Know your ATEX zones. Temperature control Click here to meet the expert behind Grundfos iSOLUTIONS and learn about his insights into intelligent temperature control. Meet the sensor expert Watch the film and learn from Klaus Kattenhøj, our sensor expert, how the differential pressure sensor reduces costs. Developing the MGE motor Watch Preben Poulsen explain the story on the development of the MGE motor and why it has the highest level of motor efficiency. Engineering Tools Energy Check tool Concerned about your pump system’s energy consumption? Click here and learn how a Grundfos Energy Check investigates your pump system´s energy consumption and gives you a proposal detailing how you can optimise efficiency and save energy. Online sizing tool Go to the Grundfos Product Center sizing tool and find the exact product to match your sizing parameters. How much can you save? Water supply systems often hold unrealised energy savings. Worn or wrongly sized pumps can cause excessive energy use. Use the SP Energy Tool to check the status of your savings potential. How an act of imbalance brought equilibrium Wet balancing of the single-channel, closed impeller can reduce vibration and noise levels below those known for some standard norm motors. Read more to find out how we accomplished this. The professional’s eye on BIM Building Information Modelling (BIM) can save time, money and trouble. But a bit of critical sense is needed, too. We interview a contractor and a professor for their views on BIM’s benefits and do's and don’ts. 5 ways Grundfos product center will make your day You want something fast? You want something that gets the job done? Do not miss these tips and tricks in Grundfos’s virtual catalogue. CFD Analysis Click here and learn how you together with our specialists can optimise your retention tank’s design by applying Computational Fluid Dynamics simulations. Applications Ultra filtration Read the brochure on how intelligent system design can enable you to create reliable ultra filtration solutions for industrial applications in Water treatment. Hospital optimises energy Discover which pump solutions ensure energy efficiency and a comfortable environment at the biggest hospital in Denmark. Read the case article here. Hitting the sweet spot with digital dosing A German candy kitchen manufacturer has standardised the dosing pumps in its products. Gone are the many variants of piston dosing pumps, replaced with the Grundfos Digital Dosing DDA membrane pump. Flood control in a tight spot in Texas In Pasadena, Texas, Grundfos installed a pumping station in an area “most engineers would consider daunting.” It lies submerged in a tight spot between two major highways to keep hurricane evacuation routes open during storms. The story behind the story of a London skyscraper The Shard’s contractor needed suppliers to help with technical specifications for one of Europe’s highest buildings. Grundfos stood above others, he says, because sales manager Barry Groves simply did what he was asked. Building a winter wonderland A Swiss ski resort stepped up its artificial snow production for the construction of a giant igloo fondue restaurant that can serve 170 guests at a time – transforming itself into an attractive winter adventure park. Wastewater efficiency Read the technical article and learn how Grundfos helps you understand efficiencies for wastewater pumps. How green aquaculture is changing salmon farming A Danish salmon company is pioneering a new era of land-based tank fishing. Nearly all the water is treated and reused. It saves vast amounts of water and moves away from cage farming, where all waste discharge goes directly into the ocean. Products Presenting the MAGNA3 Read how the built-in energy meter and a flow limiting function in MAGNA3 make up for a pump throttling valve. Optimisation, Consultancy Click here and get guidance on ways to reduce energy consumption in your projects. MAGNA3 cuts need for HVAC pump throttling valves The Grundfos MAGNA3 circulation pump avoids the need for pump throttling valves. It can adjust flow levels precisely through simple user interfaces. System efficiency thus improves greatly. Fluid viscosity and density: A pump user’s guide Yes, they matter! Different liquids change your pump’s output. Avoid costly errors in pump and motor sizing with a basic understanding of fluid viscosity and density. New wastewater mixer guide makes the complex easy In wastewater treatment, proper mixing ensures efficient operation. But getting it right is not easy. A new handbook aims to change this by turning complex knowledge into operational guidelines. Small town’s pump repairman has nothing to do After suffering frequent clogging with failing pumps every three to six months, the town of Harleyville, USA, upgraded its aging lift station with Grundfos SLV submersibles. The upgraded CRE pump Download the brochure and learn how the upgraded CRE pump delivers efficiency far beyond the IE4 requirements.