(PRESS RELEASE) LUND, 27-Sep-2019— /EuropaWire/ — Alfa Laval awarded a SEK 110 million contract to supply air cooler systems to a gas processing plant in the U.S. The contract is booked in the Welded Heat Exchangers unit of the Energy Division, with deliveries scheduled for 2020.
Alfa Laval Niagara’s air cooler systems will be used as part of a refrigeration system to separate the natural gas into its individual pure component streams – ethane, propane and butane.
Ethane, propane and butane can be separated from the natural gas and then used, as feedstock for petrochemical plants, for household heating or as fuel for vehicles.
Susanne Pahlén Åklundh, President of the Energy Division, commented: “Safety is key in all industrial processes and extremely important in the demanding applications in natural gas treatment. Our reliable air cooler systems are recognized for their safe performance which gives peace of mind to our customers in the gas industry.”
Alfa Laval is a world leading global provider of specialized products and engineering solutions based on its key technologies of heat transfer, separation and fluid handling.
Alfa Laval employs 17, 200 professionals in nearly 100 countries. The company posted annual sales of about SEK 40.7 billion (approx. 4.0 billion Euros) in 2018. Alfa Laval is listed on Nasdaq OMX.
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