SPX Corp. said today that has been awarded a contract to design, build and install a new powder-processing line for dairy company Arla Foods Ingredients of Denmark.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Charlotte-based manufacturer SPX will help Arla increase its capacity to produce whey protein concentrates and assist Arla in its goal of doubling its sales of powdered whey protein by 2015.
Arla, which has about 16,000 employees, is a dairy cooperative owned by Danish and Swedish dairy farmers. The company’s brands are sold in more than 100 countries.