Alfa Laval, Lund, Sweden, has won an order to supply a complete process line to a pulp mill in Russia. The order, booked in the Energy & Process segment, has a value of approximately $6.3 million. Delivery is scheduled for 2015. The order includes decanters, separators, compact heat exchangers and fluid handling equipment for a plant that manufactures tall oil in Russia. The plant, which will start up towards the end of 2015, is connected to a pulp mill. Tall oil is an important byproduct of pulp manufacturing.
The company has won an order to supply Alfa Laval Packinox heat exchangers to a petrochemical plant in South Korea. The order, which is also booked in the Energy & Process segment, has a value of approximately $10.7 million with delivery scheduled for 2015. The heat exchangers will be used in the production of mixed xylenes, ingredients in the manufacturing of synthetic nylons and PET bottles.