Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won an order from a vegetable oil plant in Brazil. The order, booked in the Food Technology segment late September, has a value of approximately SEK 70 million and delivery is scheduled for 2014
Alfa Laval will supply a solution, including equipment such as separators and heat exchangers, to refine crude vegetable oil into high quality oil.
“Our food business in Brazil has developed well during the year and this order confirms our strong position as a reliable supplier of solutions to the vegetable oil industry”, says Lars Renström, President and CEO of the Alfa Laval Group.
Did you know… that Alfa Laval Brazil was established more than 50 years ago, in 1959?
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 Nasdaq OMX, and, in 2012, posted annual sales of about SEK 29.8 billion (approx. 3.5 billion Euros). The company has today about 16 400 employees.
For more information please contact: Peter Torstensson Senior Vice President, Communications Alfa Laval Tel: + 46 46 36 72 31 Mobile: +46 709 33 72 31 Gabriella GrotteInvestor Relations ManagerAlfa Laval Tel: +46 46 36 74 82Mobile: +46 709 78 74 82