Key dates and technical milestones - a success story

  1. 1968

    The first boiler circulating pump with a flow rate of over 1000 cubic metres per hour and an efficiency of more than 84 percent is put into service.

  2. 1953

    The foundation of a Pakistani subsidiary marks the company's move into the Asian-Pacific markets.

  3. 1924-1934

    KSB acquires three plants in Germany, and sets up various European subsidiaries.

  4. 1871

    1871 Patent

    Johannes Klein receives a patent on his newly-invented "boiler feed apparatus". Together with Friedrich Schanzlin and Jakob Becker, he founds the company "Frankenthaler Maschinen- & Armatur-Fabrik Klein, Schanzlin & Becker" to manufacture boiler feed equipment and valves.

  5. 1978

    KSB puts the BOA-W line onto the valve market. The first soft-seated standard valve is able to cope with dirt in the fluid.

  6. 1955

    1955 Fertigungsstraßen

    KSB's first automatic production lines help our assemblers put together globe and gate valves and, eventually, Eta pumps.

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Ian Black


Ian Black




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Baba Dogo Road, Ruaraka

00621 Nairobi



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