Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluidhandling – has won an order to supply engineering and equipment to an edible oilcompany in Indonesia. The order value is approximately SEK 85 million anddelivery is scheduled for 2012.
Alfa Laval will supply engineering and also equipment for two new refiningproduction units as well as equipment to increase the capacity of two existingunits. When completed they will be amongst the largest edible oil productionplant in the world.
“We have seen a very strong growth in edible oil investments, especially in thefast-growing countries”, says Lars Renström, President and CEO of the Alfa LavalGroup. “The order also confirms our strong position as a solution provider forthe edible oil industry.”
Did you know… that the increased living standard drives the demand for edibleoils, and that the worldwide demand has grown at an average annual rate ofapproximately 6 percent over the past decade?
About Alfa LavalAlfa Laval is a leading global provider of specialized products and engineeringsolutions based on its key technologies of heat transfer, separation and fluidhandling.
The company’s equipment, systems and services are dedicated to assistingcustomers in optimizing the performance of their processes. The solutions helpthem to heat, cool, separate and transport products in industries that producefood and beverages, chemicals and petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, starch, sugarand ethanol.
Alfa Laval’s products are also used in power plants, aboard ships, in themechanical engineering industry, in the mining industry and for wastewatertreatment, as well as for comfort climate and refrigeration applications.
Alfa Laval’s worldwide organization works closely with customers in nearly 100countries to help them stay ahead in the global arena.
Alfa Laval is listed on the Nordic Exchange, Nordic Large Cap, and, in 2010,posted annual sales of about SEK 24.7 billion (approx. 2.6 billion Euros). Thecompany has today about 16 000 employees.