Key dates and technical milestones - a success story

  1. 1890

    1890 UNA-Pumpen

    Production of UNA pumps is started. This steam- or belt-driven, double-acting plunger pump with just a single (lat. "una") gland packing is characterized by high reliability and a long service life.

  2. 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.

  3. 1953

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

  4. 1924-1934

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

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

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Ian Black

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Area Manager

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P.O. Box 2286

Village Market

00621 Nairobi, Kenya

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+254 (20) 234 9308
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+254 (0) -705 984088/-787 635592
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