Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid
handling – has won an order in Russia to supply a complete process line for a
vegetable protein extraction plant. The order, booked in the Food Technology
segment, has a value of approximately SEK 75 million. Delivery is scheduled for
Alfa Laval will supply a complete process line for refining sunflower seed into
vegetable protein concentrate, sugar concentrate and fiber fraction. The process
line includes separation, filtration and thermal units.
“This order confirms the good growth and high activity we have seen in Russia.
It also proves our strong position as a reliable supplier of products and
solutions to the food industry,” says Lars Renström, President and CEO of the
Alfa Laval Group.
Did you know… that Alfa Laval has been present in Russia for 110 years as the
company opened its first office in St Petersburg already in 1903?
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
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
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