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Railcar Decommissioning and Dismantling in Illinois

Railcar Decommissioning and Dismantling in Illinois

As the railroad industry continues to decline, railcar companies and owners may be at a lost as to what to do with their railcars. Indeed, railcars can post a huge dilemma, especially as it pertains to transportation and logistics. At Scrap Metal Services, LLC, we provide a comprehensive range of railcar decommissioning and dismantling services throughout Illinois, and can provide onsite services that completely take the burden off of your shoulders.

The Benefits of Investing in Rail Dismantling and Recycling

When you contact our Illinois railcar decommissioning and dismantling company, we will handle 100 percent of the logistics and labor on your behalf. All you have to do is call us, show us your railcars, and we’ll offer you top-dollar for your railcar. As such, not only are responsibly recycling scrap metal and disposing of waste, you’re also benefiting economically as well.

After we determine what your railcar is worth and offer you a fair sum for it, we take over the process completely. We will weigh the railcar, inspect all scrap metal for dangerous materials that are common on railcars (like asbestos, lead, and radioactive materials), and manage all scrap processing, which includes:

  • Decommissioning;
  • Dismantling;
  • Crushing;
  • Lancing;
  • Baling;
  • Shredding;
  • Sheering;
  • Melting; and
  • Slag processing.

Our services include all transportation of your railcars and other scrap metal materials. We have our own fleet of rail, trucks, tow trucks, and even water vessels available to us, which ensure that we can process your scrap quickly and efficiently.

The Benefits of Working with Scrap Metal Services, LLC

If you have railcars that are in need of decommissioning and dismantling services, the benefits of turning to scrap recycling are clear – you’re doing your part environmentally to ensure responsible scrap recycling, and there will be an economic boon to you as well. But why work with Scrap Metal Services, LLC?

Scrap Metal Services, LLC ia worldwide leader in scrap recycling, and has more than a decade of experience processing everything from railcars to oil rigs to motor vehicles and more. Our company not only prioritizes efficiency and customer satisfaction in our railcar decommissioning and dismantling work, but safety and environmentally sound practices as well. Indeed, everything we do is done in accordance with both Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) guidelines, and our services are designed to minimize environmental impact. We also provide our employees with the best training and protections, and maintain a comprehensive accident reporting and investigative process for all employee-related incidents and accidents.

You Can Trust Us for Railcar Decommissioning and Dismantling in Illinois

When you work with us, you’re choosing to work with a company that has developed a smart process for dismantling, decommissioning, and processing railcars and other scrap. You can trust us to pay you fairly, and to provide transparency and honest answers throughout the entire process.

To contact us today to learn more about our services, please visit one of our Illinois locations today (Burnham, Blue Island, and Chicago), send us an email using the online form found on our website, or call our Burnham location directly at 708-730-1400 today.