Asset Recovery Projects

BMW Motors

Asset Recovery Project: BMW

Green Industrial™ performed a complete production line liquidation for the BMW corporation and its line of 1st generation X5 sport utility vehicles (SUVs). The production line removal was performed at the company's Spartanburg, SC facility and involved the complete removal of:

  • Robotic automation assembly equipment
  • Bus plugs
  • Electrical control boxes
  • PLCs
  • ...and much more

This project was involved and coordinated between Green Industrial™'s professional team of asset recovery specialists and BMW's purchasing, production, and manufacturing facilities teams.


Boeing asset recovery project

Asset Recovery Project: Boeing

Green Industrial™ was contacted by a contractor that was demolishing the large Boeing test facility located in Anaheim, California. Green Industrial™, LLC was asked to purchase and remove any useable industrial equipment remaining in the buildings. Green Industrial™ was able to purchase and remove all designated equipment under an extremely tight time-frame. This project included the purchase and removal of assets including:

Industrial equipment to include:

  • Substations
  • Transformers
  • Circuit Breakers
  • Motor Starters
  • Disconnect Switches
  • Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC's)
  • Liquid Cooled Chillers
  • Air Compressors
  • Air Dryers
  • Variable Frequency Drives (VFD's)

This Boeing project is a great example of how Green Industrial™ is able to provide our clients with positive value for assets located in closed or soon-to-be closed manufacturing facilities. From start to finish, Green Industrial™ was on-site for 1 week. Green Industrial™ paid 100% upfront before ANY equipment was removed from this location. Contact our team today or call us at 262.476.5045 to inquire today!

Entergy asset recovery project

Asset Recovery Project: Entergy Coal Fired Power Plant

Green Industrial™ was contracted to sell any useable assets that remained at the Entergy coal fired Patterson Power Plant located in Louisiana. This coal fired power plant was devastated by Hurricane Katrina. Green Industrial™ was able to purchase and remove all designated equipment under a scheduled time-frame. This project included the purchase and removal of assets including:

Power Plant equipment to include:

  • Substations
  • Transformers
  • Large Frame Electric Motors
  • Circuit Breakers
  • Motor Starters
  • Disconnect Switches
  • Miscellaneous Control Equipment

Green Industrial™ was able to find significant useable value for Entergy from a coal fired power plant that was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina. Green Industrial™ paid 100% upfront before ANY equipment was removed from this location. Contact our team today or call us at 262.476.5045 to inquire today!

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Asset Recovery Project: Briggs & Stratton / Simplicity

Green Industrial™ was contacted by Briggs & Stratton / Simplicity regarding the liquidation of their recently closed Port Washington, Wisconsin manufacturing plant. Green Industrial™ proposed several options for the purchase or remarketing of unneeded equipment. Green Industrial™ purchased all remaining assets and agreed to perform selective demolition to bring the building up to the standards required by the new property owner. By utilizing Green Industrial™'s turnkey solution, Briggs & Stratton / Simplicity received a positive value for their remaining equipment and a solution that completely satisfied the company's unique requirements.

Equipment purchased and removed included:

  • Powder Coating Equipment
  • Chain Conveyor
  • Industrial Welders
  • Shelving / Tool Benches
  • CMM (Coordinate Measuring Machines)
  • Electrical Busway & Bus Plugs
  • Paint Drying Equipment
  • Mezzanine
  • Assorted Cranes

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Asset Recovery: Spartanburg Steel Products Inc.

Purchased and removed the assets from a previous production line.  Also purchased other equipment from outdated production lines.  We continue to purchase unused or out-of-date equipment on a quarterly basis.  Examples of equipment turned into cash for this company includes:

  • Industrial Robots
  • Spot Welding Equipment
  • Bus Plugs
  • PLCs
  • Safety Fencing
  • Obsolete Electronics
  • Unneeded Spare Parts

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Asset Recovery: ThyssenKrupp

Green Industrial™ contacted ThyssenKrupp regarding a potential liquidation of unneeded equipment at their Janesville, Wisconsin location.  Green Industrial™ was able to satisfy all of ThyssenKrupp's needs to provide a liquidation that worked for them.  Green Industrial™ purchased and removed all remaining assets from their facility which was scheduled to close shortly.  Equipment purchased & removed included:

  • Air Compressors
  • Machining Equipment to include: Drilll Presses, Band Saws, Grinders, Sanders
  • Portable Hydraulic Units
  • Vehicles
  • Electrical Busway and Bus Plugs
  • Electrical Transformers
  • Workbenches & Hand Carts
  • Office Furniture
  • Paint Drying Equipment
  • Shelving


Asset Recovery Project: Delphi

Green Industrial™ approached Delphi to recoup value from left over equipment at its closed Oak Creek, WI location.  Green Industrial™ worked with the management on site to determine their exact needs.  Through Green's turnkey process, we were able to provide our customer an easy transaction for several difficult to remove items.  Green Industrial, as always, provided up front payment and a quick and safe removal timeframe.  Once the required work was completed, Green Industrial™ continued to serve Delphi to recover funds for other equipment not originally slated for disposal.  Through Green Industrial™'s extensive worldwide customer base, Green Industrial™ was able to work quickly to provide Delphi with maximum value on a very short timeframe. 

  • Green Industrial™ was able to maximize value on several items:
  • Electrical Busway and Bus Plugs
  • PLC and Panelview Components
  • Electrical Circuit Breakers
  • Electrical Transformers
  • Circuit Board Manufacturing Equipment
  • Packaging Equipment

Intermet Project

Asset Recovery Project: INTERMET

Green Industrial™ purchased and removed assets from two of the steel manufacturer's closed manufacturing plants located in Havana, IL and Decatur, IL.  This project included the purchase and removal of assets including:

All electrical equipment to include:

  • Substations
  • Transformers
  • Circuit Breakers
  • Electric Motors
  • Motor Starters
  • Busway
  • Bus Plugs
  • Disconnect Switches
  • Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)
  • Panelviews

The INTERMET project is just one example of how Green Industrial™ is able to provide our clients with positive value for assets located in closed or soon-to-be closed manufacturing facilities, locations, and warehouses.  Contact our team today or call us at 877.GIBUYS-1 to inquire.


General Motors   Saturn Corporation

Asset Recovery Project: General Motors (GM)

Green Industrial™ worked with the worldwide Fortune 1000 General Motors corporation to:

  • Purchase robots and other industrial assets & equipment with our 100% up-front payment model
  • Provide asset recovery solutions and complete removal of all equipment to our warehousing and processing facility

This project included the removal of components from GM's previous Saturn auto manufacturing facility and the purchase & removal of more than 750 used robots spanning four (4) production plants (Lansing, MI and Baltimore, MD). An additional ten (10) robots were liquidated from GM's Ramos Arizpe facility.

Contact us today to find out about our asset recovery solutions and browse our online catalog of thousands of recovered assets.

Intelliverse Datacenter Removal

Data Center Removal: Intelliverse (Arlington, VA)

This project was extremely time-sensitive.  Green Industrial™ was asked if this project could be completed in 4 days.  Green Industrial™ completed the project in 18 hours from start to finish.  Due to its extremely time-sensitive nature, Green Industrial™ worked non-stop until project completion.  At no point was quality or safety compromised.  Intelliverse and building management were both extremely satisfied with the quick and quality result.

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Data Center Removal: Intelliverse (Atlanta, GA)

Green Industrial™ was hired to remove and restore this data center back into leasable office space. Green Industrial™ worked with building management and Intelliverse to complete this project under a tight deadline while maintaining the high quality of work for which it is known. Green Industrial™ was able to complete the project at less than 50% of the cost of the next closest bidder for this project. Both Intelliverse and building management were extremely satisfied with the end project result.

Harbison Walker

Equipment Liquidation: Harbison Walker Refractory

Harbison Walker called on Green Industrial™ to liquidate and recover assets from its closed Ludington, MI facility.  Green Industrial™ was able to evaluate and present a plan to market remaining sellable equipment.  Through its liquidation plan, Green Industrial™ was able to achieve a significant cash value for:

  • 34 Komarek Briquette Presses
  • Industrial Centrifuges
  • Hoffman Industrial Blowers and Packaged Blowers
  • Electric Motors & Starters
  • Electric Hoists
  • Silos
  • Assorted Tanks
  • Burners
  • Office and Laboratory Equipment

Tower Automotive

Asset Recovery Project: Tower Automotive

Green Industrial™ purchased and removed a complete frame manufacturing line from Tower Automotive, used in the production of the Ford Ranger truck series.  By implementing its turn-key process, Green Industrial™ was able to leave Tower Automotive with cleared floor space and payment in full for the complete project.  Green Industrial™ purchased this line in place and removed all assets to include Industrial Robots, Welding Equipment, Electrical Busway, Electrical Bus Plugs, Electrical Circuit Breakers, Electrical Motors, Manufacturing Electronics (PLC's, Panelviews, Motor Starters, Pushbuttons, Etc.), Hydraulic Power Units, Safety Curtains, and more.

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly - All Inclusive Services

This Tower Automotive project is an example of our 100% turnkey process in action.  Green Industrial™'s asset recovery service is comprehensive and includes removal of any hazardous waste, harmful or undesirable material, and demolition of any structures necessary to leave the client with cleared floor space and the desired outcome.


Asset Recovery Project: Glatfelter Paper Company

Green Industrial™ was contracted by a demolition company to drive the asset recovery portion of the demolition project for this Neenah, WI paper plant.  Glatfelter is headquartered in York, PA.

Key focus for this project was reclamation and cash recovery for the paper and pulp machinery which included:

  • Electrical Sub-Stations
  • Tanks
  • Gear Reducers
  • Industrial Bearings
  • Industrial Blowers & Packaged Blowers
  • Electrical Motors
  • Pumps & All Types of Industrial Valves


Experience, Reliability, and Speed

When this Mexico-based company was looking for a company with the experience, reliability, and speed to restore a powder coat facility, Tower Automotive didn't hesitate to recommend Green Industrial™.  Metalsa contracted Green Industrial™ based on a solid reputation and expertise in providing complete asset recovery solutions.  The project involved removal of components, concrete work, and repair of the Tower Automotive production facility in which the equipment was located.


Asset Recovery Project: FujiFilm

Green Industrial™ was asked by a local contractor to participate in the recovery of assets no longer being used by Fuji Film.  This contractor had an established relationship with Fuji Film and wanted to provide their customer with another service to include asset disposition.  Green Industrial™ worked to provide the same turnkey solutions we offer direct to our customers.  These assets included but were not limited to:

  • Industrial Robotics
  • Industrial Chillers
  • Cooling Towers
  • Air Compressors
  • Motor Control Center
  • Packaged Blower Units
  • Electrical Generators
  • Hoists
  • PLCs and Related Equipment

St. Mary's Hospital

Asset Recovery Project: St. Mary's Hopital

Green Industrial™ contacted St. Mary's Hospital to recover value from assets which were located in a recently closed nursing home.  Green Industrial™ was able to recover significant value for items which were not deemed sellable.  St. Marys was pleased with Green's performance and did not hesitate to call when the hospital in Madison, WI began an expansion project that would last over two years.  Our goal was to recover as much value as possible from the assets being removed which were no longer needed.  Green Industrial™ worked with St. mary's Hospital under the timeframe required to recover the value which was needed for the project.  Green Industrial™ focused its effort on the power plant and a temporary building slated for demolition. 

Green Industrial™ was able to recover significant value over the two year expansion project from several items including:

  • 4 Diesel Electric Generators
  • 1 Turbine Electric Generator
  • 1 Natural Gas Electric Generator
  • Electrical Substations
  • Electrical Disconnects
  • Electrical Circuit breakers
  • Air Compressors
  • Air Handling Equipment
  • Office Equipment
  • Laboratory Equipment
  • Lighting Equipment

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Plant Liquidation: Briggs & Stratton

Green Industrial™ was Briggs and Stratton's  first choice for their Jefferson, WI assembly plant liquidation.  Briggs & Stratton was familiar with Green Industrial™'s fast acting liquidation/turnkey process.  They were pleased with the way Green Industrial™ was able to perform a similar process one year earlier with their Port Washington, WI Simplicity sister plant.  Green Industrial™ met all objectives and deadlines and was able to add significant value to remaining assets in a short period of time.  Green Industrial™, LLC took the good with the bad and was able to clear the entire facility in a matter of weeks.  Some examples include, but are not limited to:
  • CNC Lathes
  • Presses
  • Drill Presses
  • Surface Grinders
  • Band-saws
  • Generator Manufacturing Equipment
  • Hydraulic Power Units
  • Blowers
  • Office Furniture and Equipment
  • Lockers
  • Used Pallets and other unwanted material
  • Shelving and Warehouse Equipment
  • Forklifts and Order Pickers
  • Man-lifts
  • Spare Parts
  • Much More

Intel Corporation

Asset Valuation & Sales Project: Intel

Green Industrial™ was brought in to add value to a Commercial Real Estate venture who had recently purchased this facility mostly intact.  It was important to the new owners that only equipment that was not crucial to main building systems be sold.  Green Industrial™ was able to identify and evaluate this non-crucial equipment quickly.  The time to identify, evaluate, and sell this equipment was done all within weeks of the initial consultation.  This equipment included, but was not limited to:
  • Gas Cryogenic Tanks (Oxygen, Hydrogen, & Nitrogen)
  • Gas Vaporizers
  • Helium Tubes
  • Plate Heat Exchangers
  • Fluid Pumps
  • RO (Reverse Osmosis) System
  • Water UV System
  • FSI Filter Pots
  • Fisher Valves
  • Misc. Controls
  • Electric Motors

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Robot Removal and Sales: UW-Madison

Green Industrial™ purchased and removed several robots and machining equipment from the University's testing laboratory.  The University was pleased that Green Industrial™, LLC was able to remove the equipment they purchased and therefore saved UW Madison thousands of dollars.  Green Industrial™ was able to purchase and remove all items within 2 days.
  • 2 ABB Robots and associated equipment
  • 1 CNC Lathe
  • 1 CNC Mill
  • Misc. Controls and equipment

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Asset ROI: Chrysler Corporation

Green Industrial™, LLC was brought in to maximize the return on investment by the new owner of the large Chrysler manufacturing facility located in Fenton, MO.  This plant was really two plants in one.  Each plant (North Plant, South Plant) was tasked with final assembly of a different vehicle. With over 5 million square feet under roof combined, Green Industrial™, LLC was busy.  Phase 1 entailed the liquidation and removal of all sell-able components located in the South Manufacturing Plant.  Phase 2 entailed the liquidation and removal of all valuable assets located in the North Manufacturing Plant and the Powerhouse.  Both phases were under tight time constraints.  All work was completed and all equipment removed under those restraints without incident.  Some of the equipment recovered:

Phase 1
  • Misc. Controls
  • Conveyor Chain
  • Conveyor Chain Parts
  • Free Trolleys
  • Robots
  • Filter Pots
  • Cryogenic Tank and Vaporizer
  • Fluid Pumps
  • Hoists
  • Bus Plugs
  • Circuit Breakers
  • Dry TransformersSpare Parts
Phase 2
  • Misc. Controls
  • Robots
  • Robot Related Equipment
  • Fluid Pumps
  • Hoists
  • Bus Plugs
  • Circuit Breakers
  • Motor Controls
  • Dry Transformers
  • Spare Parts
  • Electric Motors
  • Conveyor Chain
  • Conveyor Chain parts



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Plant Liquidation: Vishay

Vishay approached Green Industrial™, LLC to provide a turn key solution for the shutdown of their Grafton, WI Semi-Conductor facility.  Green Industrial™, LLC provided a positive value for the remaining equipment and was able to remove all equipment within 2 weeks.  All material was removed (The Good and The Bad) and clean, swept floors remained.  All work completed and all equipment removed-Right On Time!

  • Laboratory Ovens
  • Torit Dust Collectors
  • Machining Equipment
  • Forklifts
  • Man-lifts
  • Dry Transformers
  • Bus Plugs
  • Bus Way
  • Misc Electrical Switches and Controls
  • Chemical Storage Sea Container
  • Air Compressors
  • Air Dryers
  • Misc. Carts
  • Pallets
  • Office Furniture and Equipment
  • Much More



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Liquidation and Maximized Asset Recovery Profit: North Star Casino

Northstar Casino was interested in maximizing their remaining value from a closed Casino.  Green Industrial™ was contacted.  We helped to identify and liquidate their remaining assets at this facility.  Green Industrial™ identified, purchased, and removed those assets within 2 weeks of being contacted.  Those assets include, but are not limited to:

  • Circuit Breakers
  • Dry Transformers
  • Electrical Panels
  • Roof Top Chillers / AC Units
  • Liebert UPS Units
  • Liebert Battery Cabinets
  • Misc. Controls