Contraband Incineration

Illegal drug traffic is a growing problem in the US and abroad. Firelake Manufacturing has incinerators for contraband in use that render the marijuana, pills, or other illegal drugs to ashes as shown in the photos from a recent install.  Automatically controlled burners attack the waste from multiple sides.  Secondary burn chambers are available … [Read more...]

Contraband Incinerator Ready for Startup

A contraband disposal site in Georgia is using a Firelake Model P50 contraband incinerator to destroy illegal drug substances. Waste materials will be broken down to fine ash or very brittle unrecognizable remains.  The top loading multiburner incinerator has a large capacity primary chamber and a secondary burn chamber to eliminate chamber smoke.  … [Read more...]

Incinerator to Fit your Specific Waste Stream Disposal Needs

1924. Yes, ninety-three years ago IBM was founded and J. Edgar Hoover was placed in charge at the FBI.  Firelake Manufacturing has a history tracing back that far.  What have we done?  Designed, tested, built, sold, and serviced combustion equipment for a significant part of that time.  Many dozens of models and hundreds of features have been … [Read more...]

Medical Marijuana Cultivation Incinerator

Firelake Manufacturing will be providing a marijuana crop destruction incinerator at a newly permitted cultivation facility in Pennsylvania. A cannabis cultivation farm is no simple undertaking.   Aside from necessary security measures, the construction is being done according to FDA, Building, and NFPA code. The primary marijuana waste burned will … [Read more...]

Group of Contraband Destroying Incinerators Ship Out

Firelake designed and built a group of Model P16 contraband destroying incinerators for a Western US state's drug enforcement department.   As you can see in the pictures, these heavily constructed thermal lined assemblies will be field assembled and operating within hours of arrival.   Meeting the state regulatory needs were accomplished with … [Read more...]

“Cremator Selection for Dummies”

Have you ever seen or read any of the popular instructional books in the "Dummies" series?  Not everyone is a master of all knowledge.   If you are considering a purchase of an incinerator or cremator, here are a  few questions and be better informed to make a decision during your incinerator or cremator selection. What is the difference between … [Read more...]

State Testing Incinerator Certification

  Firelake Manufacturing's experienced technical crew built and pretested the Model P50 incinerator, then contracted a third party stack testing agency to officially measure flue gas content in preparation for State Testing Incinerator Certification. Many states require a specific test to be done and the flue gas to meet established requirements. … [Read more...]

What Is a Good Incinerator?

Is your decision based on performance or budget or both?   Let's look at price, performance, and design.  Firelake designs and builds various models that have many options available.   Basic design features may include refractory linings, grates, a secondary burn chamber, or temperature control.  Refractory lining protects the outer steel shell, … [Read more...]

Pet Cremator Durability, Another Firelake Unit

  Is 20 or more years of cremation service of interest to your investment?   Firelake designs and builds many models that have lasted many years in the field.   Shown is a tenured P25 unit operating in the western U.S.   The model is gas fired, top loading, and has a swing out lower ash door.   The control panel stands to the left side of the main … [Read more...]

Another Drug Disposal Incineration Project

Firelake is building multiple incinerators for a drug disposal project in the US.  These incinerators offer high temperature destruction of wastes, automatic on and off operation, temperature control, ash removal door, loading door, and dual burn chambers.   All chambers are painted steel exterior and castable refractory lined.    Burners are … [Read more...]