Recycling an old transformer can be costly and take a lot of time, but ultimately it is a necessary evil if you want your business to grow. However, there are ways of saving money and even making money from the removal of a transformer if we consider the recycling of transformers as an option.
Recycling transformers ensures that the old transformer will be removed safely and that the recoverable parts will be reused. These are some of the services that have to be considered when looking for a company to recycle the transformer. These services will save time and money, in addition to protecting the environment.
Transformer recycling services that can save money
Disassembly and recycling in situ
Most transformer recycling companies relocate a transformer in what we call a “rest zone”. This is where the transformer is disassembled and the recyclable parts are recovered. Transporting a transformer is extremely costly, so it is vital to look for a company that offers disassembly and recycling services in situ.
Paying you for your old transformer
That’s right! You can find a company that uses transformers and will pay you for your surplus units. This can offset a significant part of the cost of removing your transformer: you could reach break-even point or even make a profit on the operation. This is a win-win situation for everyone.
Other services you can request:
These services may not save a significant amount of money in the long term, but they will make the process easier to manage and save you time. And as we all know, time is money!
Make sure that the chosen company offers:
Recycling of oil.
Recycling of transformers of various voltages.
Recycling of various types of transformers, such as Dry Type, Oil-Filled, Post Assembly, Pedestal Assembly and Substation Units.
A safe and environment-friendly process.
You probably thought that removing and getting rid of a transformer would harm your business, but if you choose the right company and services, it can be financially viable.
Alberich can guide you through the process of recycling your transformer.
Alberich is an industry leader in the innovation of transformer recycling. We offer disassembly and recycling in situ, recycling of oil, environment-friendly practices and much more.
Contact us to obtain more information on how you can recycle an electrical transformer and move your business ahead.