Alfa Laval says it has won an order from the Korean company Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) for a freshwater generator module for an offshore oil platform in the North Sea.
The order has a value of approximately SEK 110 million, and delivery is scheduled for 2014.The Alfa Laval equipment will be installed onboard the platform where it will convert seawater into both potable and process water.
“This is another large order from the oil and gas industry which confirms the continued positive development we see in the sector. It also proves our strong position as a reliable supplier of equipment for these demanding applications,” says Lars Renström, President and CEO of the Alfa Laval Group.
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. Its products are 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 is listed on Nasdaq OMX, and, in 2012, posted annual sales of about SEK 29.8 billion (approx. 3.5 billion Euros).