Country: MyanmarFocus: IrrigationPartner: Proximity DesignsStatus: Handed to PartnerYear: 2006

Under Pressure

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Under-Pressure

Partner: Proximity Designs

Under Pressure developed a new pressure treadle pump that not only draws water up from the ground, but also expels it with pressure.  The pressure lets farmers irrigate with a hose or sprinklers, dramatically reducing the time and energy required to water crops.

Current Status

Currently being sold in Myanmar by Proximity

Team

Alan Asbeck, Michael Ho, David Klaus, Maxim Melnikov