Headquartered in Houston, Texas, USA, Ashbrook Simon-Hartley has offices in the UK, Chile and Brazil and a worldwide installed base. The company had sales of approximately SEK500 million in 2011 and employs about 250 people.
 
The Ashbrook Simon-Hartley product range, including belt filter presses, decanter centrifuges, rotary drum thickeners and disc filters, complement Alfa Laval’s decanters for the dewatering of municipal and industrial wastewater.
 
Alfa Laval president and CEO Lars Renström said: “With this acquisition we are adding a complementary and expanded range of products and solutions further strengthening our offer for municipal and industrial wastewater treatment applications.”