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Cygnet Automated Cleaning

Cygnet is the leading provider of a fully integrated, automated, computerized cleaning system servicing the OEM automotive, chemical, paint & coatings industry in North America.

Located in Plymouth Michigan, Cygnet has been in operation since 1990, cleaning and servicing intermediate bulk containers (IBC) ranging in sizes of 200 to 750 gallons.

  • Our fully automated system provides quality, cleaning performance in a fraction of the time
  • We offer total IBC fleet management: clean, repair & recertify
  • Recently updated ISO 9001: 2015 Certification

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Over the past 20 years, Cygnet’s consistent quality has resulted in the need for a new facility to better service our customers and expand our capacity. We are excited to introduce you to our new facility.  Here are just a few of the highlights of our new facility:

  • Outfitted with the most State-of-the-art, fully automated technology to continue to provide the quality cleaning our customers expect from Cygnet
  • Incorporated new machining into our process that will specifically target intricate parts of the container
  • Advanced machining distinctively designed for the valves and agitator stations
  • Sophisticated laboratory and testing equipment for container sampling
  • Increased warehouse space to assist our customers with storing overflow and transitional tanks
  • Several additional loading docks which offer both inside and outside bays for a seamless loading and offloading process
  • A Drivers’ Lounge in the Shipping area which provides our drivers with coffee and a wireless connection
  • Increased process timing to allow an even faster turn-around time for our wash cycles = 130 totes per shift
  • New streamlined processes for cleaning both industrial and ISO containers
Services and support for:
  • IBC Tote and Tank Washing
  • 229 Gallon Tote Cleaning
  • 293 Gallon Tote Cleaning
  • 300 Gallon Tote Cleaning
  • 350 Gallon Tote Cleaning
  • 549 Gallon Tote Cleaning
  • 550 Gallon Tote Cleaning
  • 575 Gallon Tote Cleaning
  • IBC Replacement Parts
  • ISO 9001:2019 Certification
  • DOT & UN recertification
  • IBC Tote Testing and Certification
  • UN31HA1/DOT34 Testing
  • Total IBC Fleet Management
  • Solvent IBC Tote Cleaning
  • Environmentally Sensitive
  • Intermediate Bulk Container Washing & Drying
  • ISO Tote Cleaning
  • Adhesive Tote Cleaning
  • Oil & Gas IBC Tank Cleaning
  • Chemical Tote Cleaning
  • Agricultural Tote Cleaning
  • Personal Care & Cosmetics Tote Cleaning
  • Paint & Coatings IBC Tank Cleaning
  • Pharmaceutical IBC Tote Washing


How efficient are we?  You be the judge!

Cygnet Speed Standard Quality Speed
Mechanical Vertical Lift Of Mixer Assembly
Stage 2 Remove Mixer Assembly And Drain Existing Contents
Stage 3 Cygnet Automated Three Stage Cleaning Process Begins
Stage 4 Cygnet Manually Cleaning And Inspection Of Tote
Stage 5 Cygnet Provides And Additional Rinses And Pressure Test
Stage 6 Cygnet Can Label And Prepare For Pickup Of Cleaned Totes
Cygnet Delivering Consistent Quality In Half The Time
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“Cygnet has the fastest turn around service I have ever worked with – if you need containers quick, they get it done.”

International Automotive Coatings - Michigan

“I can always rely on prompt communication on the service and status of our containers”

Leading Chemical Company - Michigan

“Cygnet’s commitment to customers is top notch”

Coatings Company - Ohio

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