Alfa Laval wins SEK 70 million heat exchanger order in Western Europe
Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won an order to supply Alfa Laval compact heat exchangers to a petrochemical company in Western Europe. The order value is approximately SEK 70 million and delivery is scheduled to start in 2013 and be finalized during 2014.
The Alfa Laval compact heat exchangers will be installed in a petrochemical plant where they will be used to condense process vapours in the production of plastics.
“This order confirms the continued high activity in the process industry”, says Lars Renström, President and CEO of the Alfa Laval Group. “And it proves our ability to supply reliable and efficient solutions to the industry.”
Did you know that… the word plastic is derived from the Greek “plastikos” meaning
capable of being shaped or moulded - and there are more than 600 types of plastics available today?
About Alfa Laval
Alfa Laval is a leading global provider of specialized products and engineering solutions based on its key technologies of heat transfer, separation and fluid handling.
The company’s equipment, systems and services are dedicated to assisting customers in optimizing the performance of their processes. The solutions help them to heat, cool, separate and transport products in industries that produce food and beverages, chemicals and petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, starch, sugar and ethanol.
Alfa Laval’s products are also used in power plants, aboard ships, in the mechanical engineering industry, in the mining industry and for wastewater treatment, as well as for comfort climate and refrigeration applications.
Alfa Laval’s worldwide organization works closely with customers in nearly 100 countries to help them stay ahead in the global arena.
Alfa Laval is listed on the Nordic Exchange, Nordic Large Cap, and, in 2011, posted annual sales of about SEK 28.6 billion (approx. 3.2 billion Euros).
The company has 16 000 employees.
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