Grundfos Opens New Facility in Lenexa, Kansas
On October 1, Grundfos officially opened a new office in Lenexa, Kansas. This facility replaces Grundfos’ office in Olathe, Kansas.
In keeping with Grundfos’ focus on sustainability, the new office features a number efficient features, including LED lighting, a Grundfos Engineered System (GES) pump house to maintain water level in an on-site pond and provide supplemental heat to the lobby via geothermal loop. Additionally, the energy efficient HVAC system is powered by Grundfos’ Hydro MPC and MAGNA3, with hot water recirculation provided by ALPHA2. Employees can enjoy the facility’s open office environment with a café area and a game room to cultivate innovation and creativity.
The building, which also features a lecture hall with seating for 100 people, a training area for hands-on pump education classes and a training video production studio, has been in the works since breaking ground in 2016.
“We are thrilled to be moved into our new home in Lenexa and look forward to continuing our commitment to the Kansas City area,” said Jonathan Hamp-Adams, president of Grundfos USA.
The new address is: Grundfos Pumps Corporation, 9300 Loiret Boulevard, Lenexa, Kansas 66219.
Grundfos celebrated the opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony on October 10, which was attended by the Mayor of Lenexa Michael Boehm, Lenexa Ward 2 Councilman Bill Nicks, and many representatives from the City of Lenexa and the Lenexa Chamber of Commerce. Grundfos leadership was also in attendance, with Group Executive Vice President Poul Due Jensen, grandson of Grundfos’ founder.
Grundfos is a global leader in advanced pump solutions and a trendsetter in water technology Grundfos supplies complete pumping systems and solutions for buildings, industry and every aspect of water use. An annual production of more than 16 million pump units makes Grundfos a leading pump manufacturer with more than 18,000 employees worldwide. Key products include circulator and centrifugal pumps for industry, water supply, sewage and dosing; as well as standard and submersible motors and state-of-the-art electronics for monitoring and controlling pumps. In the U.S., more than 1,200 employees staff operations, sales and service facilities in Illinois (North American HQ), Kansas, Pennsylvania, California, Texas, Indiana and Alabama. Grundfos provides comprehensive market coverage in North America through a number of marquee product brands, with more than 765 years of service combined.
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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