Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling – has received an order to supply of Alfa Laval Packinox heat exchangers from a refinery in South Korea. The order value is about SEK 120 million and delivery is scheduled for 2013.
The Alfa Laval Packinox heat exchangers will be used in catalytic processing sections in the production of mixed Xylenes used for synthetic nylons and PET bottles, among other things.
“The order confirms Alfa Laval's strong local presence in South Korea and long working relation with Korean EPC contractors”, says Lars Renström, President and CEO of the Alfa Laval Group.
Did you know… that South Korea is now the fourth largest market for Alfa Laval, behind the US, China and Nordic?
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.