Vergnet-Hydro 60-2000 Pump


A patent-protected and foot-operated borehole pump.

Product description Brand name and product description

The Vergnet-Hydro 60-2000 is a foot operated water pump designed for heavy-duty use in a community of ~300 people. The pump is intended to provide better access to drinking water for those living in rural and semi-urban areas.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

India; Haiti, Dominican Republic, Peru, Bolivia, Paraguay, Mauritania, Senegal, The Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Libera, Cóte d’Ivoire, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo, DR Congo, Central African Republic, South Sudan, Mali, Niger, Chad, Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Burundi, Mozambique, Zambia, Angola, Madagascar, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bangladesh, Myanmar (Burma), Singapore, Indonesia, Philippines, Japan

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Vergnet SA

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.
Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Nvterra, SDS (SDS-T-128) Submersible Pump, Shurflo 9300 Series Pump, BluePump, GWE Pumpenboese, Slingshot

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 6: Clean water and sanitation

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Communities with no piped water connections; small towns with less than 15,000 inhabitants. Rural and semi-urban areas in least developed and middle income countries. Historically, Vergnet targeted French-speaking countries, but is now expanding into English and Portuguese speaking countries in Western and Southern Africa, Southeast Asia, the Carribean, and Latin America.

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