Upgrade Building 5 Incinerator Replacement Project


Project Details


U.S. Department of Agriculture

Project Delivery

Bid Build

Year (of award)



Ames, IA 50010

Project Description

The U.S. Department of Agriculture awarded our firm the Building 5 Incinerator Replacement Project to provide incinerator reconstruction, repairs and restoration to furnish properly operating, reliable equipment and systems for the incineration of animal carcass and waste at the National Animal Disease Center. The project addressed incinerator materials, components and systems, including but not limited to, loading chute doors; hydraulic system of loading chute doors; charging system, ash removal system; refractory, door gaskets; combustion blower(s); blower control system; burners; dampers; and damper and incinerator control system replacement/upgrade; together with structural/architectural finishes; high voltage and electrical power wiring/lighting were also included in the contract.