Alfa Laval (STO:ALFA) – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has received an order for plate heat exchangers from a company in the Russian power industry. The order value is about SEK 75 million and delivery is scheduled for 2010.
“The majority of our large orders during 2008 related to power generation, representing some SEK 700 million. We look upon this order in Russia as a confirmation of our leading position,” says Lars Renström, President and CEO of the Alfa Laval Group.
Did you know that that Alfa Laval opened its first office in Russia already in 1903? Today the company has 15 sales offices in Russia of which five are located east of the Ural Mountains.
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 2008, posted annual sales of about SEK 28 billion (approx. 2.9 billion Euros). The company has some 12,000 employees. www.alfalaval.com
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