LUND, Sweden, Sept. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --
Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won an order to supply equipment to a fermentation plant in India. The order has a value of approximately SEK 60 million and it was booked in the Food Systems unit of the Food & Water Division. Deliveries are scheduled to start in 2017 and be completed in 2018.
The order comprises various equipment such as heat exchangers, as well as tank cleaning and fluid handling products, that be used in the production of insulin.
"I am very pleased to announce this large biotech order," says Nish Patel, President of the Food & Water Division. "It proves that our products are hygienic, reliable and efficient and that they meet the customers' high demands in this industry."
Did you know that… Alfa Laval established a sales company in India already in 1937 and therefore now celebrates 80 years in the country?
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, oil and gas exploration, 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 2016, posted annual sales of about SEK 35.6 billion (approx. 3.77 billion Euros). The company has about 17 000 employees.
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