Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid
handling – has won an order from a Korean engineering company to supply heat
exchangers for a natural gas project in Saudi Arabia. The order value is
approximately SEK 80 million and delivery is scheduled for 2013.
The Alfa Laval heat exchangers will be used in a new major gas processing
facility in Saudi Arabia where they will be recovering energy in the gas
cleaning process, bringing down power consumption and CO2 emissions.
Laval has a strong position in the oil and gas markets and has delivered
reliable products and solutions for the demanding gas cleaning processes for
many years. This order is also a direct result of our strong presence both in
Korea and Saudi Arabia”, says Lars Renström, President and CEO of the Alfa Laval
Did you know that… in 2010 Saudi Arabia had proven natural gas
reserves estimated at 264 trillion cubic feet (Tcf), the fifth largest in the
world after countries such as Russia and Qatar?
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.
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.
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 2011, posted annual sales of about SEK 28.6
billion (approx. 3.2 billion Euros).
The company has 16 000