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Water Cooled Condensers

What are Water Cooled Condensers?

A Water-Cooled Condenser is a heat exchanger that removes heat from refrigerant vapour and transfers it to the water running through it. Having the refrigerant vapour condensed on the outside of a tube achieves this. In doing so, the vapour condenses and gives up heat to the water running inside the tube.

The benefits of a Water-Cooled Condenser are as follows:
  • Where space is restricted for air cooled plant, a Water-Cooled Condenser is a good solution
  • Thermal energy recovery to put into other heating processes
  • More robust, reducing the need to replace as often as Air-Cooled Condensers
  • Quite operation compared to Air-Cooled Condensers
  • Energy efficient
  • Can be housed indoors
  • Higher heat transfer rate.

The range of uses for this heat will depend on the application and temperatures of the system, however typically could be used for:

  • Steam system make-up water pre-heat
  • Wash down water pre-heating
  • Space heating
  • Domestic hot water i.e. toilets, kitchens, laboratories, showers etc
  • Boiler return water pre-heat
  • Process heating
  • Drying.
Support Services:

BDIC strive to ensure end users and distributors receive the full benefit of working with a specialist supplier that offers:

  • Expert Technical advice on all aspects of fluid selection, including Environmental Impact Assessments, Thermal Performance etc
  • Fluid Maintenance Programs for the proactive verification of fluid and system condition
  • A vast stock inventory facilitating same day dispatch and delivery
  • Bespoke formulations for specialist applications.

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