Gas Fired Pizza Ovens
Wood fired pizza ovens have become very popular and there is now an increased demand for gas fired pizza ovens. There are two common gas burner designs available, the straight burner and the tube burner, both providing similar results.
Please Note: There are very few approved gas fired pizza oven options in Australia and New Zealand. Australia has very strict guidelines and there are substancial costs associated with getting these approvals. To ensure customer safety, please check that the gas fired oven you are considering is approved for use in Australia and avoid any un-necessary risks.
Alfa Forni, Valoriani Forni & Esposito Forni Gas Fired Ovens
Alfa Forni offer a residential and professional line of gas fired pizza ovens that are made from insulated stainless steel with refractory floors. The quick heat up times make this type of oven ideal for home use or in a mobile food truck or Cafe. Alfa Forni have produced two gas fired pizza ovens for the residential market, the Alfa ONE and the BRIO.
Please Note: The Alfa ONE and Alfa BRIO gas fired ovens are being tested to meet Australian standards and should be available for sale in Australia by late 2021. At the moment, there are no other Alfa Forni gas fired ovens approved for use in Australia or New Zealand.
Alfa also offer a handcrafted, commercial oven that is designed and manufactured using “cotto” firebricks that are produced by Alfa in its Anagni kiln, near Rome. These ovens have a quick recovery time and need to have Type B certification completed by a qualified plumber in accordancwe with the relevant state laws in Australia. The avaerage cost of adding a gas option to a commercial oven is estimated at $4000. You need to add plumbing set up and connection costs that will vary significantly and a certification cost estimated at $3000.
Valoriani Forni have an AGA Approved gas burner for installation in Australia which does not require Type B certification in their GR Series 120 and 140. This means you only need a Type A plumber to set up and connect the gas burner. These gas burners are estimated at approximatly $8,000 to $10,000.
Esposito commercial gas fired pizza overs are made from a compressed firebrick. These ovens are handcrafted and customised to your liking and Esposito offer a rotating base option on all their ovens. These ovens are perfect for the busy pizzeria and their designs will become the centrepiece of your restaurant. Click here to inspect their range. These ovens also need to have Type B certification completed by qualified plumbers in Australia.
Please allow a minimum of 120 days when ordering a commercial brick oven. Quoted costs generally exclude delivery, installation and certification.
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