India’s leading company Kirloskar Brothers Limited (KBL), which specializes in fluid management, will showcase its solutions at ACHEMA 2015 to be held in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, from 15th to 19th June. KBL’s sister concern Kirloskar Ebara Pumps Ltd. (KEPL) as well as its 100% subsidiary SPP Pumps will also participate in the exhibition to showcase their expertise.
KBL is the flagship company of the US $ 2.1 billion Kirloskar Group and a global fluid management solutions provider and the largest manufacturer and exporter of centrifugal pumps and valves. KBL has a strong global presence with operations in Asia, Africa, Europe, Middle East and North America.
With 170,000 attendees from more than 100 countries and 3,800 exhibitors, ACHEMA is the world’s most-followed event for the chemical process industry. Considered as a world forum for chemical engineering and the process industry, the fair serves as a platform for the biggest names in the sector to demonstrate their innovation and technology. Innovation is the topic of focus this year at ACHEMA.
For the first time ACHEMA is training the spotlight on three major themes:
- Process Analytical Technology (PAT)
- Industrial Water Engineering and
- Bio based Production
KBL leads the global fluid management segment with path-breaking innovations as well as highest standards of manufacturing and operations. All the manufacturing facilities at KBL are ISO 9001 & ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, ISO 14000 Environment Standard certified. The factories deploy Total Quality Management tools using European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM) model. KBL is the only pump manufacturing company in India and ninth in the world to be accredited with the N and NPT certification by American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).
Mr. Sanjay Kirloskar, CMD, KBL said: “We are glad to be a part of world’s most comprehensive and inspiring event for the chemical process industries. We are geared to showcase some of our most successful products like OH2 which caters to the process industry, Lowest Lifecycle Cost (LLC) ™ Pump, vertical turbine and multistage pump. Platforms like ACHEMA serve as perfect meeting point allowing us to connect with experts and executives across the industry sectors. KBL would like to partner with like-minded companies to explore new markets and opportunities and expand its reach and customer base.”
Stefan Hell, 2014 Winner of Nobel Prize in Chemistry, will give the keynote speech at the Opening Session of ACHEMA 2015 on 15 June 2015, 11 am.