Alfa Laval Wins Order for the New Waste Fuel Recovery System Alfa Laval
LUND, Sweden -- December 16, 2013
Alfa Laval (STO:ALFA) – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal
separation and fluid handling – has won an order from one of the leading
global carriers of the world to supply the Alfa Laval PureDry waste fuel
recovery system to 40vessels. The order, booked in the Marine & Diesel
Equipment segment, has a value of approximately SEK 40 million and delivery is
scheduled for 2014 and 2015.
The Alfa Laval PureDry system recovers all reusable fuel from a vessel’s waste
fuel oil. Alfa Laval PureDry is a unique combination of separation
technologies, a new type of high-speed centrifugal separator, combining a
solid bowl with self-cleaning technology. The system will be installed on
board 40 vessels.
“This is indeed a very significant order for our unique Alfa Laval PureDry
system that is reaching wide acceptance among shipowners. The order confirms a
clear confidence in this energy-saving product.” says Lars Renström, President
and CEO of the Alfa Laval Group.
Did you know that… a large ship that burns 100 metric tonnes of oil per day
could potentially save about SEK 3 million in a year by installing Alfa Laval
To learn more about PureDry and Alfa Laval’s approach to waste fuel recovery,
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 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
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