Grundfos awarded Supplier of the Year by Lochinvar for 2010



LEBANON, TN ‘ Grundfos Pumps was named as Lochinvar’s 2010 Supplier of the Year for its overall business performance in providing Lochinvar with high performing parts and services.  The award was given during a ceremony Friday, June 2, at Lochinvar’s World Headquarters in Lebanon, Tenn.  Lochinvar Corporation is a leading manufacturer of high-efficiency water heaters, boilers, pool heaters and storage tanks.


Mike Wright, Southeast Region DSM/OEM Manager receives the Lochinvar 2010 Supplier of the Year Award from Ken Killebrew, Materials Manager at Lochinvar

‘We consider Grundfos Pumps to be a role model for all suppliers. They are recognized as a Lochinvar Supplier of the Year because they exceeded our expectations in 2010,” said Ken Killebrew, Materials Manager. “We consider Grundfos as a true partner in all aspects of the business from technical support, engineering, logistics, purchasing and quality.”


“It is certainly a privilege and an honor for all of us at Grundfos Pumps to be named as the Lochinvar 2010 Supplier of the Year award recipient,” said Mike Wright, Southeast Region DSM/OEM Sales Manager for Grundfos Pumps.  “It is an honor to accept it, but it is more of an honor to be associated with such an upstanding and outstanding company as Lochinvar.”


The Lochinvar Supplier of the Year award began in 2005 with winners being selected by a team of executives from purchasing, engineering, manufacturing and logistics who base their decisions on supplier performance in quality, service, technology and price. Grundfos is the first component supplier to earn the supplier of the year award.


For more information, visit the website at


Grundfos Pumps Corporation, part of the Grundfos Group, is a global pump and pumping systems provider with an annual production of more than 16 million units, making Grundfos one of the world’s leading pump manufacturers. Grundfos is a leading supplier of circulator pumps for heating and air-conditioning as well as other centrifugal pumps for agriculture, water supply and treatment, industrial, dosing and fire protection applications.


Grundfos is the world’s largest producer of circulators, supplying more than 50% of the world market of these pumps. In addition to pumps, Grundfos produces standard and submersible motors and state-of-the-art electronics for monitoring and controlling pump operations. Founded in 1945 in Bjerringbro, Denmark, The Grundfos Group is a worldwide enterprise with 134 companies in 51 countries that employs more than 16,500 employees, with the North American headquarters located in Olathe, Kan.

# # #

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button