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...]

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...]

Michigan Veterinarian Obtains Cremator Permit

Firelake Manufacturing worked with the Michigan DEQ (Department of Environmental Quality) and Firelake's equipment distributor to gain cremator permit approval to install and operate a model P16 animal crematorium.  This gas-fired unit is an automatic run and stop system requiring only loading and pressing the "START" button. In a few hours a … [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...]

Incinerators That Last

Over twenty years ago a cremator was installed in southern Pennsylvania.   Experience in cremator design is measured in decades at Firelake.   There are many locations where our A, C, and P Series incinerators are working many years after commissioning.   Small units and large units, propane, natural gas, and diesel burners.    Medical waste, … [Read more...]

Value in Incineration Options

Receiving your incinerator or cremator as close to complete is a value, a real cost saver compared to build time spent on the job site with contractors.   A factory Gas Train is an example.    The Gas Train is a sure time saver, is factory tested, eliminates questions, prevents decisions that may have led to low gas flow or low pressures.     These … [Read more...]

Poultry Farm Incinerator

There’s no doubt. Americans love their chicken! All that delicious food comes from a mix of local farmers to large scale poultry producers. Keeping up with societal demands for one of America’s most popular food requires a sustainable means of disposing of waste. Poultry farms and processing plants across the United States trust Firelake … [Read more...]