Smith Services, a Timken brand, is one of the largest motor service organizations in the United States.

Decontamination (Decon)

Schulz Electric is a single source for your contaminated motor needs. Not only is Schulz the preferred safety-related motor repair facility in the industry, Schulz offers an in-house decontamination facility. Gone are the days of utilizing several different companies for your engineering, repair and decontamination services. Schulz spent over a year planning, designing, building and developing procedures to provide you with a state of the art decontamination facility in New Haven, Connecticut.

Schulz Electric is licensed by the NRC to decontaminate motors to unconditional free-release status. Schulz Radiation Workers have undergone training and have all passed a written examination. Routine monitoring for radioactive contamination is performed throughout the entire Schulz facility. Along with the radiation safety officer, trained radiation workers receive and survey incoming motors that are potentially contaminated.

Methods of Decontamination:

  • Bead blasting
  • Cryogenics
  • Steam cleaning
  • Non-destructive
  • Paint stripping
  • Hand cleaning