Alfa Laval, Lund, Sweden, won separate orders to supply equipment to a Russian processing plant and a major brewery in Brazil.
The Russian order, booked in the company’s process industry segment, has a value of approximately $15.2 million. Delivery is scheduled for 2014. Alfa Laval’s equipment to be supplied includes separators, decanters, heat exchangers, evaporators and fluid-handling products. They will form a complete process line for extracting starch and gluten from wheat for further downstream production of sweeteners and animal feed additives.
The Brazil order, booked in the company’s food technology segment, has a value of approximately $25 million. Alfa Laval will supply valves, pumps and heat exchangers to a process that includes fermentation, maturation, cooling, filtration, blending and storage. Delivery is scheduled to start in 2014 and be finalized in 2015.