Alfa Laval India as part of their initiative to strengthen ties with its pharma market segment, organized two Seminars, one each at Mumbai and Bangalore in December 2013. Approximately 90 existing and potential customers, distributors and integrators in the western and southern zone of India participated in the event. The objective of the seminars was to interact with the stakeholders and update them about the benefits of Alfa Laval offering in the pharmaceutical & biotechnology sector
Mr. Per Åke Ohlsson –Sanitary Equipment Asia Manager and Global Market Unit Manager, Pharma and Personal Care gave presentations on the industry topics ”Efficient water systems : A risk based approach on how to secure safe and cost efficient water systems including commissioning, qualification, validation, operation and maintenance” and “Increased biotech yield : Critical aspects in component selection and bioreactor process design for increased yield and optimized output.
Mr. Ohlsson also gave an overview of the pharma and biotech industry and talked about Alfa Laval’s competitive product offerings such as the Alfa Laval LKH 10 -pump, LKH UltraPure 20 pump, tee, union and bends, butterfly valves, NRV valves, ASME BPE fittings, SWG tubes, Unique Diaphragm Valve, Premium UltraPure, Magnetic Mixer, Sanimidget cleaning head.
Some of the customers stated- “Excellent presentation, a very good and interactive seminar”, “Thanks for arranging pharma seminar. It is really a health injection to our business”
Editor's Note– Alfa Laval has been present in India since 1937.The Alfa Laval products & systems are widely used in a variety of applications in Indian industries like Food Processing, Inorganic, Marine, Pharmaceutical, Oil & Gas, Energy, Effluent Handling, Steel & Metal, Sugar, Petrochemical, Pulp & Paper, Distillery, Starch, Edible oil Processing and Brewery. The Company holds ISO 9001:2008 Certification from LRQA of UK for its entire manufacturing operations and after sales services. With deep knowledge of processes, experience and expertise in handling projects, in-house manufacturing of a wide range of equipment have given a cutting edge advantage to the company to offer complete projects in diverse like vegetable oil refineries, breweries, ethanol production and food processing.
The Group – 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.
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 and ethanol.
Alfa Laval’s products are also 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’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 2011, posted annual sales of about SEK 28.6 billion (approx. 3.2 billion Euros). The company has today about 16 000 employees.
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