ALPEMA® ~ quality

Quality Statement

ALPEMA is comprised of the leading manufacturers of Brazed Aluminium Plate-Fin Heat Exchangers (BAHX) who are experts in this subject matter and have pioneered the research and development of this technology for more than 50 years. They have all actively participated in the development of the ALPEMA (3rd edition 2010) standards, which have gained world-wide acceptance and are the basis for BAHX operational, maintenance, mechanical, thermal and hydraulic design. ALPEMA members have a long track record of manufacturing to the highest quality and national and international technical standards, and have put this experience into the 3rd edition 2010 ALPEMA standards for your use and benefit. ALPEMA member companies are progressive and are driven towards continuous improvement of the technical development of the BAHX standards, technology, quality and service.

ALPEMA members are all ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certified and have several other recognized international code capabilities including but not limited to: ASME, PED, GB (China), TR Certification (Russia), KGS (South Korea), HPGSL (Japan). ALPEMA members are an excellent choice for your BAHX requirements to ensure an effective, safe and economical solution for your project needs.


ALPEMA®, the Brazed Aluminium Plate-Fin Heat Exchanger Manufacturers' Association represents the world's five major manufacturers of brazed aluminium plate-fin heat exchangers (BAHXs). These are very compact exchangers built to a high specification for use in air separation plants and a wide range of other petrochemical and refrigeration applications. The Association has developed a set of standards for the manufacture, installation and safe operation of BAHXs.


For further information or to give your views, contact

John Thome
ALPEMA Chairman
Tel : +41 (0)21 693 59 81
Fax : +41 (0)21 693 59 60

Secretariat services to ALPEMA are provided by HTRI.

ALPEMA and the ALPEMA logo are registered trademarks of Aluminium Plate-Fin Heat Exchanger Manufacturers' Association in Europe and other countries.

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