Volkan 450 AC

The Volkan 450 AC is a DEFRA ‘Type Approved’ medium capacity top loading incinerator designed as a purpose built model for Aquaculture operations. All models in the Volkan Range are supplied with integral secondary chambers and fully conform to EU By-Products Regulation (ABPR) (EC) No 142/2011.

Designed, engineered and manufactured at our Worcester production facility in the UK the Volkan 450 AC incinerator is built using our market leading unique hearth bar technology. With above and below hearth burners this model is capable of managing low and *high capacity throughputs. The Volkan 450 AC is perfect for adapting to the variable throughput of a medium to large Aquaculture operation, either for managing the day-to-day stock mortalities of a few fish or large-scale mortalities resulting from disease or an environmental event.

Ideally suited for:

  • Fish Farmers

Machine Construction

Integral to each model in the Volkan Range is the unique Waste Spectrum monolithic casting system:

  • Ensures maximum strength and reliability in comparison to bricked linings
  • Materials expand and contract at the same rate as opposed to bricks and mortar
  • Prevents animal fats penetrating the lining which prolongs the life of the incinerator
  • Insulating board is used to reduce heat loss
  • Maintains an even working temperature for the refractory
  • Our Stainless Anchor System maintains the integrity of the lining


  • Easy to operate – Full training provided
  • Top loading design provides easy access via a counterbalance lid
  • Temperature controlled pulse fired burners above and below the hearth bar for optimal efficiency
  • Market leading unique hearth bar technology allows for fast and complete incineration
  • Resilient marine standard silicon enamel paint finish to withstand harsh environments
  • Specifically designed metal basket available to contain smaller fish waste and eggs ensuring all waste is reduced to inert ash
  • Low thermal mass linings for minimal heat loss
  • Pulse fired burners, above and below hearth maximises throughput
  • PLC timer controls with automatic burner shut off function and rapid ignition pulse fired burners for low running costs
  • Can be both 50kg per hour burn rate or above *depending on local regulation
  • Can be loaded whilst in operation, maximising the inherent thermal efficiency of our monolithic lining
  • Ash doors as standard
  • Electrical Supply – works on a single phase 16 Amp 230-volt supply, fitted with a 3 pin round Euro plug
  • A stainless steel, single skin exhaust stack is supplied as standard

Optional Extras

  • Additional chimney sections
  • USB Data Logger
  • Metal basket for small fish & fish eggs

Fuel Options

Diesel, Kerosene, LPG, Natural Gas and Bio Gas


*With its low capacity status the Volkan 450 AC requires no planning permission for farm or light industrial usage. *This model can be supplied as a high capacity machine if required, subject to local planning regulations.

Our commitment

With more than two decades of design, engineering and manufacturing at Waste Spectrum our technical and sales teams has a reputation for working hard to support each and every customer. From choosing the right model through to assisting with technical advice and ongoing day to day engineering support, we are proud to share our expertise.

Our knowledge and experience of a wide range of industries enables us to work closely at every stage of the planning and installation process.

For more information please call 01905 362100 to speak with one of our specialist teams.


All Waste Spectrum incinerators come with a *2 year warranty as standard.
*2 years or 2080 hours (whichever soonest)

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