Sweden-based Alfa Laval has secured a SEK65m ($10.07m) contract to supply its Packinox heat exchangers to a refinery-petrochemical complex in the Middle East.

The order, which is booked in the company’s process industry segment, is scheduled to be delivered in 2014 and 2015.

The company said the the Alfa Laval Packinox heat exchangers will be used in a process to remove non-desirable substances such as sulfur, from the feed stock.

Alfa Laval Group president and CEO Lars Renström said the Packinox heat exchanger is a perfect fit for the demanding applications in the refinery and petrochemical industries.

"This order confirms the continuous investments in energy-efficiency we see in the process industry," Renström added.

Alfa Laval provides products and engineering solutions based on its technologies of heat transfer, separation and fluid handling.

The company’s products are used in power plants and aboard ships, as well as for mechanical engineering industry, mining industry and wastewater treatment.