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Continuous reinvention

Alfa Laval invented the first disc stack separator in 1883. For more than 130 years, we have led the way in centrifugal separation technology with continuous breakthroughs. Our customers have been the driving force from day one, pushing us to find creative solutions to new challenges and to design systems for the widest range of applications and industries.Today the Alfa Laval spirit of innovation is stronger than ever. Thanks to constant reinvention, we can provide a growing number of product and system solutions that combine increased efficiency and robust reliability with the low total lifecycle costs. Our aim is to continuously help improve your day-to-day operations with ongoing revolutions in separation technology. Explore the resources below to see the latest ways that we’re pushing the envelope for disc stack separators.

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Efficient separation of biomass with Bactofuge hermetic technology

See how chemicals giant BASF has benefited from Alfa Laval’s Bactofuge Design and Hermetic Design for efficiently separating biomass in the production of enzymes for animal nutrition. After testing a number of separation technologies, BASF found that only Bactofuge, with its high separation area and high g-forces, could meet their challenging demands.

No magic, just innovation: Alfa Laval UniDisc™

See how Alfa Laval’s new UniDisc™ technology improves separation efficiency by up to 30% and takes cleanability to new levels.

Keep alert and keep performing with Alfa Laval ConditionAlert™

Alfa Laval’s ConditionAlert™ connectivity solution for disc stack separators provides highly valuable insights to help you optimize maintenance and increase uptime. Learn how it works in this video.

Double the output per kWh with Alfa Laval eMotion™

Alfa Laval expert Ioannis explains how the unique eMotion™ technology reduces friction in the bowl of a disc stack separator for dramatically lowered power consumption and a number of other important benefits.

New levels of capacity and hygiene with Alfa Laval UniDisc™

With Alfa Laval’s new UniDisc™ technology, you get up to 30% higher separation efficiency and a never-before seen degree of hygiene from your disc stack separator. Learn about the many benefits of UniDisc™, as well as the inspiration behind the technology, from Alfa Laval experts Mikaela and Peter.

Discover the magic of eMotion™

Learn about the inspiration, functionality and benefits behind Alfa Laval’s eMotion™, which lets you cut energy consumption by up to 60% compared to traditional centrifuges.

Save fuel while protecting your engine

The latest edition of this technical reference “BlueBook” provides an overview of the Alfa Laval Adaptive Fuel Line concept for marine applications, with detailed information on specific components as well as an introduction to fuel handling in general.

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Lube oil that’s cleaner than ever

High and even quality lube oil is at the heart of a healthy process and smooth operations. Alfa Laval offers a unique approach to help you find the right technology for any oil cleaning problem.


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