AlfaBlue BN

AlfaBlue BN

The AlfaBlue BN series is a wide range of heavy-duty air cooled ammonia condensers for air conditioning and refrigeration applications. AlfaBlue condensers are available for both horizontal and vertical airflow, either in single (BNM) or dual (BND) coil execution.

Main characteristics AlfaBlue BN

Standard configuration

  • Coil
    An innovative coil design provides excellent heat transfer at minimal refrigerant charge. AlfaBlue BN ammonia condensers are fitted with smooth stainless steel tubing. Available with two Alu-fin types:
    • Turbo fins for maximized capacity
    • Industrial power fins (IF) for long lasting performance
    Available in different fin thicknesses and fin spacings. Available both in single (M) or dual (D) fan row: separate connections in the D series provide the opportunity for independent operation of both condenser coils.

  • Casing
    Frame construction provides high rigidity for protection against vibration and thermal expansion. Casing and framework of corrosion resistant pre-galvanized sheet steel, epoxy coated white RAL 9002 on both sides. Separated fan sections.

  • Fan motors
    High efficiency AC or EC fan motors, available in different fan diameters (800, 910 & 1000 mm) and noise levels, power supply 400/50/3. Motors with external rotor, protection class IP 54 according to DIN 40050. Integrated thermo contacts provide reliable protection against thermal overload.


For a full overview of all available options and additional technical specifications please refer to the product leaflet. AlfaBlue BN

How it works

Alfa LU-VE finned coil air heat exchangers have been designed to achieve an optimized exchange of thermal energy between air and a refrigerant or fluid. The ‘heart’ of our air heat exchangers is the finned coil, built up from a circuit of interconnected tube serpentines and fins to increase the heat exchanging surface. Thanks to the combination of key design variables (coil materials, coil geometry, casing design, fan type), air units are very versatile heat exchangers with a great variety of applications in many industries. Alfa LU-VE supplies finned coil air heat exchanger products for a wide variety of applications.

Air coolers & air-cooled condensers

Air coolers and air-cooled condensers are key components in air cooling and airconditioning systems. On the refrigerant side the most common media are a brine or an evaporating refrigerant like HFOs, HFCs, ammonia or CO2. A chilled brine may be supplied from a chiller that is potentially located far away, but a liquified refrigerant must come from a nearby condensing unit. When an evaporating refrigerant is used, the cooling coil is the evaporator in the vapour-compression refrigeration cycle (‘direct expansion’ or ‘DX’ system).

  • Refrigerants: ammonia
  • Capacities 20 up to 1200 kW
    (Tair = 25 °C, Tcond = 40 °C, Tsubcool < 3K, Tsuperheating = 25K)
Selection tools
These air heat exchanger products can be configured and selected using our online selection tool Plair.
Mobile app for iOS & Android to calculate the expected heat load for your cold room.
  • Reduced refrigerant charge.
  • Heavy duty design with high corrosion resistance.
  • Available with easily cleanable industrial power fins.
  • Excellent sound characteristics, suitable for residential applications.
  • Energy efficient - low total cost of ownership.