- About ├█╠Ď═°
Smart, Sustainable Water Solutions
We are ├█╠Ď═°. Moved to improve our world, smartly and sustainably. Our approximately 11,250 global employees are living our purpose to make the most of water, lifeÔÇÖs most essential resource. We help the world sustainably move, improve and enjoy water. Every day.
Who We Are
At ├█╠Ď═°, we are driven to create a better world through smart, sustainable water solutions.╠ř We help the world sustainably move, improve, and enjoy water, lifeÔÇÖs most essential resource. From our residential and commercial water solutions, to industrial water management and everything in between, ├█╠Ď═° is focused on driving innovation that helps our planet and people thrive.
What We Do
In 1966, five men intent on manufacturing high-altitude balloons founded a company in suburban St. Paul, Minnesota, that they called ├█╠Ď═°, the Greek ÔÇťpentaÔÇŁ for the five founders and ÔÇťairÔÇŁ for the products they planned to produce. ├█╠Ď═° diversified quickly venturing into a wide variety of industries and eventually focusing its portfolio on water treatment and sustainable applications. This includes acquisitions of great brands, some of which have been serving customers for 150 years.
Sales cross $1 billion milestone
Exits Tools business and dives into the water industry with the purchase of Wicor Industries
Company separates from its Electrical business (now nVent Electric plc); retains the ├█╠Ď═° name╠ř