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Hitt og þetta 20. desember 2006

Alfa Laval wins plate heat exchanger order from Oman Petrochemical Industries Company

Nordic Business Report-December 20, 2006-Alfa Laval wins plate heat exchanger order from Oman Petrochemical Industries Company (C)1994-2006 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com Swedish heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling solutions provider Alfa Laval said on Wednesday (20 December) that it has received an order for its high-efficiency plate heat exchanger T50 from Oman Petrochemical Industries Company LLC (OPIC), a joint venture between Dow Europe Holding BV and the government of Oman and Oman Oil Company. The equipment will be installed as part of the central cooling system at a ethylene and polyethylene production plant at the Sohar Industrial Port in Oman. The order is valued at approximately SEK75m. Alfa Laval, headquartered in Lund in Sweden, has some 10,000 employees and annual sales of SEK16.5bn. The company has customers in nearly 100 countries. Alfa Laval is listed on the Nordic Exchange in Stockholm. One British pound (GBP) is worth approximately 13.49 Swedish kronor (SEK). ((Comments on this story may be sent to tww.feedback@m2.com))