Lund, Sweden, 26-8-2015 — /EuropaWire/ — Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has won an order to supply its Alfa Laval Aalborg boiler modules for an FPSO vessel to be built in China. The order, booked in the Marine & Offshore Systems segment, has a value of approximately SEK 90 million and delivery is scheduled for 2016.
The boiler modules will be included in the power generation system of the FPSO vessel where they predominately will generate steam for the steam turbines but also provide cargo tank heating. Once built, the vessel will be anchored outside the Nigerian coast.
“I am pleased to announce yet another large order from the offshore oil and gas industry, and this time for our Alfa Laval Aalborg range” says Lars Renström, President and CEO of the Alfa Laval Group. “It is another confirmation of our position as a leading supplier of reliable equipment to the oil and gas industry.”
Did you know that… Alfa Laval has recently opened a new sales office in Ghana, to meet the needs of the booming West African Region?
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 2014, posted annual sales of about SEK 35.1 billion (approx. 3.85 billion Euros). The company has about 18 000 employees.
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