Heat transfer company Alfa Laval has won an order to supply
its OLMI heat exchangers to a petrochemical
plant in the US, the
company announced on Friday.
The order, booked in the company's process industry segment,
has a value of approximately SEK 60 million ($9.1
Deliveries are scheduled for 2014 and 2015.
The Alfa Laval OLMI heat exchangers will be used to increase
the yield and recover energy in the production of ethylene,
an important ingredient for the manufacturing of industrial
chemicals and plastics products.
This order is an example of the reindustrialization we
see, driven by shale gas, said Lars Renström, CEO
of the Alfa Laval Group.
The name and specific location of the US client were