The order includes a range of hygienic products including valves, pumps, pipes, fittings and plate heat exchangers.

The Alfa Laval equipment will be used in different stages of the brewery’s beer-making process, including fermentation, cooling, filtration, blending and storage. Delivery is scheduled for 2011.

“It is a pleasure to take a big order within brewery,” said Lars Renström, president and CEO of the Alfa Laval Group. “This order confirms that increased living standard in Brazil is driving demand for beverages. We have a solid history in delivering hygienic products and solutions to breweries all over the world.”