When you need electrical critical power equipment decommissioning from your data center in Chicago, IL, and the surrounding areas, look no further than USA Decom. As the leading vendor in the region, we offer a comprehensive, turnkey service that includes safely disconnecting, rigging, and removing your electrical switchgear equipment. We also make strong financial offers to buy and remove a wide range of equipment, ensuring that you receive the best value possible. In this article, we’ll discuss the types of equipment we purchase, our commitment to safety during removal, the turnkey solution we provide, and our dedication to customer service.


Types of Equipment We Purchase

USA Decom purchases a variety of electrical critical power equipment, including:

  1.  Transformers: These vital components convert incoming voltage to a level suitable for your data center’s needs.
  2. Switchgear: This essential equipment safely controls and protects your power distribution system.
  3. Bus Duct and Plugs: Used to distribute power throughout your facility, these components ensure efficient power transmission.
  4. Panels: These devices help manage and distribute power to various parts of your data center.
  5. Breakers: These essential safety components protect your data center from electrical faults and overloads.

In addition to the above, we also purchase generators, UPSs, batteries, PDUs, server racks, CRAC and condenser units, raised flooring, fire suppression gas, boilers, and chillers. Our team is knowledgeable and experienced in handling all these types of equipment, ensuring that you receive the best value for your assets.

Safety During Removal

At USA Decom, we take safety very seriously. Our team of professionals is well-trained in the proper handling and removal of electrical critical power equipment, ensuring that the entire process is carried out safely and efficiently. We follow strict safety guidelines and industry best practices to protect both our team and your facility from potential hazards during the removal process.

Turnkey Solution

Our turnkey solution includes the following steps to ensure a smooth and hassle-free experience:

  1. Purchase: We make strong financial offers to buy your electrical critical power equipment.
  2. Electrical Disconnect: Our electrician safely disconnects all power feeds to ensure the equipment is safe to remove.
  3. Prep for Removal: We carefully prepare your equipment for removal, minimizing any potential damage to your facility or the equipment we are removing.
  4. Rigging: Whether it’s to remove a 15,000 lb. transformer or a 10-section piece of 8’ tall switchgear, our team use forklifts, cranes, or other material handling equipment needed to safely and efficiently remove your equipment.


Renovation and Repair

After the equipment removal, we also provide renovation and repair services to leave your facility in optimal condition. Examples of the services we offer include:

  1. Removing raised flooring and patching any holes or damage.
  2. Repairing or replacing damaged walls, ceilings, or floors.
  3. Replacing fire suppression systems, as needed- for example, after removing an FM200, replace with a pre-action system, dry pipe, or wet pipe system. 
  4. Demoing the concrete housekeeping pads and repairing the concrete that was underneath.

Customer Service

At USA Decom, our commitment to customer service sets us apart from the competition. We understand that the process of removing and disposing of electrical critical power equipment can be stressful, so we work closely with our clients to ensure that everything goes smoothly. Our team is available to answer any questions you may have and provide guidance throughout the process, ensuring that you are completely satisfied with our services.

If your site is in Chicago, IL, or the surrounding areas, such as Naperville, Aurora, Joliet, Elgin, Waukegan, or Schaumburg, and need to remove electrical critical power equipment from your data center, USA Decom is the best choice. Our commitment to safety, expertise in handling a wide range of equipment, turnkey solutions, and dedication to customer service make us the ideal partner for your data center decommissioning needs. Don’t hesitate to reach out to USA Decom for a seamless, efficient, and financially beneficial solution to your electrical critical power equipment removal and disposal requirements. Let our experienced team guide you through the process, ensuring a smooth and successful project from start to finish. Contact USA Decom today to discuss how we can assist you with your electrical equipment decommissioning needs in Chicago, IL, and the surrounding areas. Together, we can achieve the best possible outcome for your removal project.