Why Rapid Prep

As your total solutions provider, Rapid Prep offers an array of value-add services, including industrial equipment maintenance, upgrades, customization and more.

Experience the Rapid Prep advantage

Rapid Prep is your total solutions provider, with the most highly trained service personnel in the abrasive equipment market. Our service technicians are dedicated to maximizing productivity for our customers. High productivity can only come with aggressive preventive maintenance and on-site rapid response to service calls.

Having the best, most experienced service personnel in the industry allows us to handle any equipment issue or problem a customer might have with the surface preparation equipment.

Customer service representatives are available Monday through Friday 7:00 am – 5:00 pm. If you need service after-hours, Rapid Prep is also on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to ensure zero down-time for your equipment.

Why Choose Rapid Prep?

  • Service: Rust never sleeps and neither do we. 24-hour service from start up to demobilization
  • Experience: Our skilled staff can configure most equipment to your specifications
  • Convenience: With four locations nationwide-service is never that far away
  • Commitment: The leader in surface preparation equipment


“I have rented from Rapid Prep for years and every time their equipment is well serviced and it gets the job done right. That is key in this industry where time is sensitive, we cannot afford any downtime on the job site.”

-Brooke Lipsey, Purchasing - International Marine Industrial Applicators

“I rent from Rapid Prep regularly. Their versatile rental fleet allows me to get the right size equipment needed for each job. Their extremely fast field service keeps my jobs on schedule. With a large inventory of parts and accessories, I can get what I need quickly and with one call.”

-RJ Perry, Shipyard Manager - Goodison Shipyard

“Rapid Prep has been a constant source of all types of surface preparation equipment and technical expertise through the maritime industry, provided by an unparalleled team of professionals!”

-Mike Winterling, Owner - Norfolk Coatings

“Whenever we need rental equipment, parts or service- we only go to Rapid Prep. Rapid Prep is true to their name – Rapid service from experts in the industry. They are our number one source for everything we need for surface prep equipment, service of our own equipment and the best place to buy our equipment parts and consumables needs for our jobs.”

-Bill Snyder, Purchasing Manager - Marine Specialty Painting

“This project is the first of what I hope is many. Equipment performed well, your training was spot on and extremely helpful. Pleasure doing business, look forward to the next one.”

-Paul L.-Executive of a Nationwide Environmental Company

“It is a pleasure working with Rapid Prep, one of the most courteous rental company crews I have dealt with. Rapid Prep will be my first call should I ever need to rent another dust collector.”


-Nick S.-Plant Engineer at a Major Metal Fabricator