Strad Energy

Flare Tanks

*Products may vary by region.

During well-control situations flare tanks allow you to dispose of drilling fluid and excess gas without harming the environment. Using a flare tank on your drill site also reduces the risks of injury to crews, rig fires and water table contamination. Strad offers a variety of flare tanks for all types of field conditions.

Flare Tank Specifications


8m3 / 67 BBL / 2,113 US gallons

12m3 / 75 BBL / 3,170 US gallons

20m3 / 125 BBL / 5,283 US gallons


11' long x 6' wide x 5' tall

15'7" long x 10'5" wide x 10' tall

22' long x 10'5" wide x 10' tall 


5,000 lbs

12,195 lbs

15,629 lbs


8m3 flare tanks don't have degassers

12m3 flare tanks have 2 stacks with adjustable fit flare stacks and a 36" degasser

20m3 flare tanks have 3 stacks with adjustable fit flare stacks and a 36" degasser 

Flare Tank Features

  • Single stack flare tanks are available to rent either with propane or an electronic igniter system (auto-timer).
  • 110 volt remote igniter and lighting system are available on the 8m3, 12m3 and 20m3 flare tanks.
  • 40' of 3" vac line with a 3" ball valve and a female cam lock.
  • 1 x 8" for 8m3 flare tanks. 8" lines can also be swedged down to a 6" line if required.
  • The degasser on 12m3 and 20m3 flare tanks is located inside a 4' x 4' x 3' compartment, minimizing the volume of water or anti-freeze required for gas suppresion in summer and winter months.
  • 2 x 4" flare lines and 1 x 6" line.
  • Unions for degasser connections and for 8" hook up can be fitted to your needs.
  • 36" Poor boy degasser.
  • 2 x 100 lb propane bottles are secured on a removable skid and forklift accessible. There is 100' of 3/8 propane hose located at the manifold shack.
  • 12m3 have 1 x 8" flare line which is movable and can be converted from 8" to 10" or 8" to 6" upon request. It comes with a hammer union.
  • 20m3 have 2 x 8" flare lines which are movable and can be converted from 8" to 10" or 8" to 6" upon request. They come with a hammer union.
  • Pilots are 110 volt. There is one for each stack controlled by a gas manifold. These units are equipped with a hammer style ground rod and mounting lugs for easy storage. Full operating instructions are located on the electrical panel and must be reviewed prior to operation.
  • Igniter system is a remote push button on a 100' power cord that must be located at the manifold shack.
  • Hammer unions must be specified before your unit is shipped.

Flare Tanks Advantages

Strad's 8m3 (single stack) flare tanks offer an electronic igniter system on auto-timer that proves to be convenient for remote locations.

Strad's 12m3 and 20m3 flare tanks come with adjustable-fit flare stacks that are easy to hook up because they slide. Strad also performs regular maintenance and field servicing on all units.

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