Vergnet-Hydro 60-2000 Pump

Vergnet-Hydro

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 and improve the living conditions of over 1.6 billion people in the world who are living in rural and semi-urban areas in least developed and middle income countries.

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 and improve the living conditions of over 1.6 billion people in the world who are living in rural and semi-urban areas in least developed and middle income countries.

Target region(s)

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

Vergnet SA

Market suggested retail price
Competitive landscape

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

Target user(s)

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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