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ÅF Pöyry wins major order from Chr. Hansen in Denmark

Wed, 10/30/2019 - 09:00

ÅF Pöyry has signed a new contract with the bioscience company Chr. Hansen A/S.

ÅF Pöyry will modernize Chr. Hansen’s production plant in Roskilde, Denmark. The order is an end-to-end solution. The plant in Roskilde produces probiotics used in food and pharmaceutical industries.

The contract covers an upgrade of the interfacing units to support earlier delivered fermentation line to reach higher capacity. ÅF Pöyry is responsible for project management, process and electrical design, installation, commissioning and qualification of all necessary components

“With new modern production plant, we will meet the higher capacity demands from our customers. ÅF Pöyry’s competence and experience from similar projects made them the best partner to us”, says Esben Terstrup, Director, Human Health Production at Chr. Hansen.

“This is yet another acknowledgement that strengthens ÅF Pöyry as a strategic supplier to Chr. Hansen, and as a supplier of projects to the food and pharmaceutical industries”, says Robert Larsson, EVP and Head of the Industrial & Digital Solutions Division.

The new production plant is expected to be completed in November 2020.

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