Fjell Insect Larva Processing Plants

Energy efficient - High Performance - Long-lasting durability

Fjell Processing plants for Insect larva

Fjell has a complete range of dryers that are well suited for drying up larvae from insect production. Fjell can also offer state of the art screw cookers that can be used to hygienize the larva pulp and release fat depots for later oil extraction.

Fjell has long experience and high level of competence as a supplier of processing equipment and complete facilities for the production of fishmeal and fish oil. That mean that we can also design well functioning processing lines to produce oil and high-quality meal & oil from insect larvae.

Depending on each clients need we can supply:

  • Pre cooker an cookers
  • Strainer conveyors & strainers.
  • Twin screw presses
  • Separation equipment (tricanters, decanters, separators and oil polishers).
  • Evaporators (MVR-, Waste heat-, Forced Flash- evaporators)
  • Dryers
  • Coolers, meal mills, and meal & oil storage systems.

Together we define and design the optimal solution for your spesific customer needs.

Black soldier fly larvae - Hermetia ilucens


Fjell Technology Group has patented several process designs that can achieve up to 40% energy saving compared to conventional insect larvae plants. 

As always the Fjell Turbo disc dryer with its patented unique design is the corner stone of all Fjell meat rendering plants. The Fjell Turbo disc dryer has not experienced steam leakages since it first was introduced more than two decades ago.

Fjell can also supply a unique dryer, the TMD, for the feces of the insect larvae.

Energy saving optimizations

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Through Design Thinking - FTG make the best effort in drying residuals in order to keep the most of the nutrition intact. In some cases we use vacuum to lower temperature in the process, mantaining protein or nitrogen and other valuable substances for further use.