2013-09-30 14:09:02 -
Francesco Maia, co-founder of ISIA and Allan Skovgaard, Business Development
Danish based pump giant, Grundfos, acquires Italian company ISIA, who is a
leading expert in chlorine dioxide disinfection equipment and technology in
water supply, waste water and industrial applications.
Disinfection is a business where Grundfos has been present for years. As an
element in strengthening this position, ISIA and Grundfos has been partners for
some time - and now this ends up with Grundfos acquiring ISIA. ISIA will
continue to serve their present markets - mainly Middle East - and provide
support and solutions in markets served by Grundfos.
Group Executive Vice President Peter Røpke, who is responsible for product and
technology development in the Grundfos Group sees a huge potential in ISIA:
"ISIA is a technology-leader in their business.
ISIA has the ability to innovate
interesting and efficient solutions within the use of chlorine dioxide to
disinfect and clean water. I am happy to welcome ISIA's technologies, market
position, competences and skilled staff as a part of the Grundfos Group and our
portfolio. I am absolutely sure that our joint efforts will provide
groundbreaking technology and solutions."
Francesco Maia, co-founder of ISIA, sees great potential by becoming a part of
"Our ideas and solutions can be spread out on even more markets and be
integrated in bigger systems and applications across the globe. I am proud that
Grundfos sees the potential and quality in our work and will enjoy being a part
of it in the future."
The two main characteristics of ISIA are a skilled experience in industrial
plant process control and automation and a chlorine dioxide powerful technology
for water treatment. Since 2000 ISIA has perfected a rich experience in design,
realization, start-up and field assistance of industrial plants process control
At the same time ISIA has developed a multi-purpose water treatment technology
based on the feature of the chlorine dioxide as oxidant and biofouling
controller. ISIA water treatment package, designed on the customer needs, spaces
from the Industrial water services (i.e. Cooling water, Raw water) to the Civil
water services (Potable water).
Grundfos: Kim Nøhr Skibsted, Group Vice President (communications),
+45 30 52 50 20
ISIA s.P.a.: Francesco Maia, Co-founder, phone +39 0415381800
ISIA is a long experienced company specialized in water treatment solutions and
automation. These industrial sectors require constantly new applications and
solutions to improve their productivity, competitiveness and profitability.
ISIA s.P.a was founded in 1999 and is based in Venice, Italy, and has an
operating office in Dubai, UAE.
Grundfos is a global leader in advanced pump solutions and a trendsetter in
water technology. Grundfos contribute to global sustainability by pioneering
technologies that improve quality of life for people and care for the planet.
Grundfos was founded in 1945 and has 19.000 employees and a turnover of over 3
billion euro and is represented by more than 80 companies in 60 countries.
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