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...]

We have Incineration Cremation Dedication

Do you take spending money seriously?   At Firelake Manufacturing, we take incineration and cremation so serious it is the core of our business. Everyday is focused on incinerating and cremating. Read more about out Incineration Cremation Dedication: We have roots in the business dating back over 40 years. Our standard product line … [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...]

The Cost of Delaying a Pet Cremator Purchase

A common story is heard a few months after a customer has been using a Firelake Cremator. The owner reviews their cash flow and expenses then realize they were losing income every day they did not have the cremator operating at their site. Here is a simple way to show a return on investment for a pet cremator based from a real story. The Pet … [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...]

Firelake Incinerator, Load, Push START, Leave

Yes it is that E-A-S-Y to operate.   Open the balanced load door, place the waste or animals inside, close the load door, latch it, and push START.    Now you have time to go do other tasks while the Firelake incinerator does its work.   The burners fire automatically and stop automatically.   When you return in a few hours, later that day, or the … [Read more...]

Fish Disposal in the Midwest

A research site near the upper Mississippi River uses the Firelake P25 design to dispose of materials from their lab.    The P25 is a grated unit that creates a flame under the grates and allows the heat to rise through the waste.   Ashes are free to fall to the bottom of the chamber and easily removed by pulling the ash from an access door at the … [Read more...]