CSI Appointed Alfa Laval Master Service Provider

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May 6, 2021, SPRINGFIELD, MO. and RICHMOND, VA. –Alfa Laval, a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation, and fluid handling – has appointed Central States Industrial Equipment and Service, Inc. (CSI) to be its first Authorized Master Service Provider for Alfa Laval sanitary pumps and valves. CSI is now both a Master Distributor and Master Service Provider for Alfa Laval providing solutions for the hygienic process industry.

CSI has been a partner with Alfa Laval for forty years. Becoming their first Master Service Provider for pumps and valves is the natural progression of our relationship to provide support for all stages of Alfa Laval’s product lifecycle

Mark Cook, CEO | CSI

CSI certified Alfa Laval pump and valve technicians can conduct inspections, repairs, maintenance, site inventory audits, and testing as required on the complete line of Alfa Laval pumps and valves. CSI carries genuine Alfa Laval spare parts to support customers’ service requirements at their facility or three authorized CSI repair centers located in Springfield, MO, Grand Prairie, TX, and Fresno, CA.

CSI inspired us by being one of the earliest adapters of the service model. Their willingness to take action and commit to service as industry leaders is what made working alongside them to develop this program key in its success.

Zino Lappas, Food & Pharma General Manager | Alfa Laval

Energy consumption, operational efficiency, and reduced down time are key drivers in sanitary pump and valve applications. The partnership between CSI and Alfa Laval now addresses equipment-related issues before they become severe and costly; services are also designed to meet demands for rebuild and replacement equipment. Alfa Laval pumps include centrifugal, rotary lobe, and twin screw, and sanitary valves include butterfly, check, seat, mixproof, and pressure-relief valves, among many others which are all available from CSI.

Central States Industrial Equipment (CSI) is a leader in distribution of hygienic pipe, valves, fittings, pumps, heat exchangers, and MRO supplies for hygienic industrial processors, with four distribution facilities across the U.S. CSI also provides detail design and execution for hygienic process systems in the food, dairy, beverage, pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and personal care industries. Specializing in process piping, system start-ups, and cleaning systems, CSI leverages technology, intellectual property, and industry expertise to deliver solutions to processing problems. More information can be found at www.csidesigns.com.

Alfa Laval is a leading global provider of specialized products and engineering solutions based on its key technologies of heat transfer, separation, and fluid handling. Alfa Laval’s worldwide organization works closely with customers in nearly 100 countries to help them stay ahead in the global arena. The company has approximately 17,200 employees. More information can be found at www.alfalaval.us.

See Alfa Laval's press release here.