Alfa Laval wins SEK 240 million offshore pumping systems order in South Korea
ET | Source:Alfa Laval AB
Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid
handling – has won an order to supply Framo pumping systems to Samsung Heavy
Industries in South Korea. The order, booked in the Marine & Offshore Pumping
Systems segment, has a value of approximately SEK 240 million and delivery is
scheduled for 2015.
The order is comprised of offshore pumping systems for an FPSO (Floating
Production Storage and Offloading vessel). The vessel is commissioned by Total
S.A. and will be built by Samsung. Once completed, the vessel will be anchored
outside the Nigerian coast.
“I am pleased to announce the first large order for offshore pumping systems
since the Framo brand was included in our offering through the acquisition of
Frank Mohn AS,” says Lars Renström, President and CEO of the Alfa Laval Group.
“These products fit very well into our portfolio of reliable and efficient
products for the marine and offshore oil and gas market.”
Did you know that… the FPSO shall be moored in the Egina field, a collection of
reservoirs at a water depth of approximately 1500 meters, offshore Nigeria for a
continuous service period of up to 25 years?
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
The company’s equipment, systems and services are dedicated to assisting
customers in optimizing the performance of their processes. The solutions help
them to heat, cool, separate and transport products in industries that produce
food and beverages, chemicals and petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, starch, sugar
Alfa Laval’s products are also used in power plants, aboard ships, oil and gas
exploration, in the mechanical engineering industry, in the mining industry and
for wastewater treatment, as well as for comfort climate and refrigeration
Alfa Laval’s worldwide organization works closely with customers in nearly 100
countries to help them stay ahead in the global arena.
Alfa Laval is listed on Nasdaq OMX, and, in 2013, posted annual sales of about
SEK 29.8 billion (approx. 3.5 billion Euros). The company has today, after the
acquisition of Frank Mohn AS about 17 500 employees.
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