The success story of KSB Australia

KSB Australia never slows down and thus stands for continuous innovation with tradition being key. From the beginnings to the latest product: achievements and highlights of KSB Australia at a glance.

  1. 1939 - Foundation

    In 1939, Ajax Pump Work was established at Tottenham, Victoria.

  2. 1988 - Forrers Acquisition

    In 1988, Ajax Pumps acquired the Forrers company, which was established in 1921. Manufacturing in Ipswich, Queensland, specialising in submersible sewage pumps.

  3. 1988 - GIW Inc. Acquisition

    In 1988, KSB Group acquired GIW Inc., Grovetown, USA. This acquisition marks KSB's entry into the slurry pump market.

  4. 1991 - KSB Ajax

    In 1991, KSB Ajax was formed bringing together the companies KSB and Ajax Pumps.

  5. 1993 - Manufacturing

    In 1993, Manufacturing was moved to a state-of-the-art premises in Tottenham, Melbourne.

  6. 2001 - Forrers Move

    In 2001, The Forrers facility was moved to Tottenham.

  7. 2007 - KSB Australia

    In 2007, the company name KSB Ajax Pumps was changed to KSB Australia Pty Ltd.

  8. 2011 - Water and Waste Water Competence Centre

    In 2011, KSB Australia moves to its dedicated Water and Waste Water Competence Centre in Bundamba, Queensland.

  9. 2015 - KSB Australia opens new Western Australia facility

    In Hope Valley, near Perth, KSB Australia opens new purpose-built facility to service Western Australia.

  10. 2020 - New Pump Test Facility in Hope Valley, WA

    In 2020, KSB Australia commissioned a new pump testing facility in Hope Valley, WA.

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