Kadens Kloset Receives Donation from Viking Pump
The Viking Pump ROOTS Committee awarded Kadens Kloset with a $5,000 donation to go towards their local efforts in the Cedar Valley.
Retrieving Freedom Receives Donation from Viking Pump
The Viking Pump ROOTS committee awarded Retrieving Freedom a $5,000 donation to support their local efforts to provide trained service dogs for individuals with disabilities in our community.
Viking Pumps at the Museum
In 2011 Viking Pump celebrated our company’s 100th anniversary. As part of the activities we relocated and updated our Viking Pump museum. Here we include past products and other historical artifacts gathered over the past century to help tell the story of our company and the development of our products to customers and distributors that visit the Cedar Falls facility.
Imitation is the Sincerest Form of Flattery…Or Not?
“Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery that mediocrity can pay to greatness.” ― Oscar Wilde
Having a great product, with a great reputation, and being a technology inventor like Viking Pump®, positions you as a market leader with high visibility. As such, other gear pump manufacturers naturally want to follow in…
Reflecting on a Strong Decade
As the end of 2019 is near, it is not just an opportunity to reflect on this calendar year, but the end of a decade. Viking Pump® is proud to be a company with 108 years of history; built by employees, distributors, and customers with a deep care and understanding of the industry who feel motivated to solve the toughest pumping challenges. Let’s take a walk through some of the highlights of…
Viking at the Museum: The Ice Breaker Mackinaw
On December 17, 1941- just 10 days after the attack on Pearl Harbor- the United States Congress approved the construction of the Coast Guard Cutter Mackinaw WAGB-83. The purpose of the ship was to forge a path for transport ships by breaking up thick ice that formed on the Great Lakes during frigid winter months. This allowed iron ore, limestone, and coal to be transported keeping…