Alfa Laval has led the development of separation technology
since the company was formed in 1883 in order to exploit
Gustaf de Laval's revolutionary invention, the cream
separator. Since then, we have continually developed
new separation products, solutions and applications
that have formed important milestones for many industries.
Alfa Laval is the world's largest supplier of separation
solutions, holding large market shares in numerous industries.
The product range is based on high-speed separators,
decanters and filters for separating liquids from each
other or for removing solid particles from liquids.
These products are used for many different functions
in the food and other process industries, on board ships
to purify fuel and lubricating oil, on oil platforms
to separate oil and water, in manufacturing industry
to clean industrial fluids, and for industrial and municipal