Hot mix Asphalt industry 

For over 120 years, the Elster HAUCK brand has been synonymous with the most reliable industrial burners for combustion applications involving asphalt, aggregate, sand, and other materials.

Combined with rugged and reliable controls, valves and actuators, Blackhawk Combustioneering is proud to provide Honeywell’s trusted HAUCK line of asphalt burners to deliver safer, more reliable, greener, more efficient and more productive process operations.

HAUCK systems are compatible with a host of different fuels, including:

  • Natural Gas
  • Light Fuel Oil #2
  • Heavy Oil #4, #5 and #6
  • Waste or Reclaimed Oil
  • Liquid & Vapor Propane
  • Liquid & Vapor Butane

Industrial Asphalt Burners

HAUCK StarJet Burner


  • improved production performance and fuel efficiency
  • simple, rugged and low maintenance
  • no burner tile or combustion chamber required
  • all metal construction
  • available in long-nose versions
Hauck Starjet Burner
Elster Hauck NovaStar Burner

HAUCK NovaStar Burner


  • ultra-low NOx emissions to meet stringent air quality standards without FGR or water injection
  • compact flame
  • low horsepower design offers significant electrical energy savings
  • standard and long-nose variations available to suit all drum types
  • compact modular design
  • natural gas or vaporized propane fired
  • capacities from 75 to 150 mm Btu/hr (22,000 to 44,000 KW)

HAUCK MegaStar Burner


  • excellent energy and combustion efficiency for cost savings
  • compact and easy to install
  • accessible and simple to service
  • available in sizes from 50 to 200 million Btu/hr.  (14,650 to 43, 960 kW)
Elster Hauck MegaStar Burner
Elster Hauck BCS-7000

HAUCK BCS-7000 Burner Control System


  • simplified burner setup and tuning with electronic valve characterization
  • integral variable set point dryer draft control
  • advanced troubleshooting with help screens and remote diagnostics
  • multi-fuel and fuel optimization (liquid and gaseous fuel co-firing) capable
  • user-configurable inputs for data collection and trending
  • designed specifically for HAUCK StarJet, EcoStar, MegaStar, and NovaStar series burners and compatible with asphalt burners from other manufacturers

Our Comprehensive Industry Service Programs

Blackhawk Combustioneering professionals ensure that your applications run in a safe, reliable and efficient manner. We provide flexible industrial burner service and support that can be tailored to the needs of any aggregate drying industry facility.


We Are a Proud Member of the Ontario Asphalt Pavement Council