Saxlund International Ltd. wins another order for Anglian Water, UK
| Source:Opcon AB
Saxlund International Ltd., a UK subsidiary of Opcon the energy and
environmental technology Group, has received yet an order for their innovative
bulk material handling and storage to another one of Anglian Water’s wastewater
treatment facilities for delivery in 2013.
Anglian Water is the largest water and wastewater company in England and Wales,
operating over 1,200 water and wastewater treatment works servicing more than
six million domestic and business customers in the eastern counties of England.
The new order for the Canwick STW in Lincolnshire follows the two orders taken
shortly before Christmas 2012 for the Marston STW and Harwich & Dovercourt STW,
also for delivery 2013. In total Saxlund has now won five contracts for Anglian
Water since they developed and delivered the first system for storage of sewage
sludge cake at Anglian Water’s Thetford satellite water treatment works in 2012.
“Our extensive experience as a market leader in sludge handling and bulk solid
handling with more than 60 years’ experience across numerous industry sectors
was fundamental in securing more work with Anglian Water.
We are proud to be able to help Anglian Water with their commitment to reshape
its business around a low-carbon model”, says Matt Drew, Managing Director of
Saxlund International Ltd.
Saxlund and SRE are leading bioenergy brands and a part of Opcon’s Renewable
Energy business area and its Waste To Value initiative with a special focus on
Waste Heat Recovery and bioenergy. Within the bioenergy sector, Opcon offers
everything from the design of complete combined heat and power (CHP) plants to
handling systems and incineration plants under the Saxlund brand. Under the SRE
brand, systems are supplied for treatment and improved energy efficiency for
bioenergy-powered district heating plants, sawmills, pellets producers and
commercial greenhouses. The offer also includes flue gas condensation equipment
for industrial activities as well as drying systems for biomass. The Opcon Group
also supplies Opcon Powerbox for production of green electricity produced from
hot water or wet steam.
For further information, please contact
Niklas Johansson, vice president, Investor Relations, Opcon AB, tel. +46 8-466
45 00,+46-70-592 54 53
Opcon AB, Box 15085, 104 65 Stockholm, Sweden
Tel. +46 8-466 45 00, fax+46 8-716 76 61
The Opcon Group
Opcon is an energy and environmental technology Group that develops, produces
and markets systems and products for eco-friendly, efficient and resource
-effective use of energy.
Opcon has activities in Sweden, Germany and the UK. There are around 150
employees. The company’s shares are listed on Nasdaq OMX Stockholm. The Group
comprises one business area:
Renewable Energy focuses on the following areas: electricity generation based on
waste heat, bioenergy-powered heating and CHP plants, pellets plants, drying of
biomass, handling systems for biomass, sludge and natural gas, industrial
cooling, flue gas condensation, treatment of flue gases and air systems for fuel
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