Alfa Laval Wins SEK 55 Million Natural Gas Order in the U.S

Tue Jan 22, 2013 2:45am EST

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LUND, Sweden--(Business Wire)--
Regulatory News: 

Alfa Laval (STO:ALFA) - a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation
and fluid handling - has won yet another large order to supply compact heat
exchangers to a Liquid Natural Gas plant (LNG), this time for processing of
shale gas in the U.S. The order, booked in the Energy & Environment segment, is
worth approximately SEK 55 million and delivery is scheduled for 2013. 

The Alfa Laval compact heat exchangers will be used in a new, major gas
processing facility - for shale gas - in the U.S. where they will recover and
reuse heat in the gas cleaning process, thereby resulting in an energy-efficient

"This is our second large order, within a short period of time, from the growing
gas sector. The order confirms once again that we meet the requirements from the
major players in the oil and gas industry, both in terms of product performance
and process knowledge", says Lars Renström, President and CEO of the Alfa Laval

Did you know that… there are more than 500 natural gas processing plants in the
U.S., which in total - on average - process more than 40 billion cubic feet of
gas per day?[1] 

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

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 2011, posted annual sales of about
SEK 28.6 billion (approx. 3.2 billion Euros). The company has today about 16 000

[1] (http://#_ftnref1) U.S. Energy Information Administration, Form EIA-757A,
Natural Gas Processing Plant Survey Schedule A: Baseline Report 

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Alfa Laval
Peter Torstensson
Senior Vice President, Communications
Tel: + 46 46 36 72 31
Mobile: +46 709 33 72 31
Gabriella Grotte
Investor Relations Manager, Alfa Laval
Tel: +46 46 36 74 82
Mobile: +46 709 78 74 82 

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