Proximity Designs Pressure Pumps

Proximity Designs

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Solution Overview & Benefits

Proximity Designs' Pressure Pump systems include foot-powered pumps that draw water directly from wells onto fields for irrigation. All of the Pressure Pump models are locally manufactured.

  • Suction Depth: 25 Feet
  • Price: $31 USD

History & Development

Established by Jim Taylor and Debbie Aung Din, Proximity Designs began in 2004, as a country office of iDE. Back then, Proximity Designs entered the Myanmar rural market with two treadle pumps, 13 staff and a distribution reach of just 600 villages. Now, eight years later, Proximity is accessible to nearly 80% of the rural population, employing a nationwide staff of over 350, and offering a complete range of services that address many of the most pressing needs of rural families.


Publicly available: yes
Countries where available: Myanmar
Price range (USD): 20 to 50 USD

Additional Information

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