Author Elizabeth Wilmot

On-site Hard Drive Shredding in Columbus

Data Killers coordinates on-site data destruction projects across the United States. Our trucks and teams of technicians are strategically placed around the country and can be immediately deployed to any city or state. One recent project was on-site hard drive shredding in Columbus for a molecular engineering company that focuses on developing advanced materials and providing new product development support to customers in many markets, including defense, marine, automotive, coatings, energy, aerospace, sporting goods, medical, and ballistics. This new customer chose Data Killers because of we are capable of compliantly destroying classified hard drives on-site at their highly secure facility in Columbus, Ohio.


Columbus has a generally strong and diverse economy based on education, insurance, banking, fashion, defense, aviation, food, logistics, steel, energy, medical research, health care, hospitality, retail, and technology. Overall, it was ranked as one of the top ten best big cities in the country and one of the top ten best places in the country to operate a business. In addition, Columbus is among the top United States economies and has been recognized as “City of the Future”. With its strong business economy and easily accessible mid-western location, Columbus is the perfect city for Data Killers to provide on-site data destruction services that keep companies secure and compliant.


The current project in Columbus consisted of destroying 900 classified hard drives on-site at our customer’s facility. Data Killers process to destroy classified hard drives includes degaussing the hard drive with an NSA approved degausser prior to shredding to 30 mm. We can also shred hard drives and other media down to 10 mm. Our process to destroy the customer’s classified hard drives satisfies NSA hard drive destruction regulations and is compliant with all local, state and federal regulations. As a company with full on-site data destruction capabilities, Data Killers is a leader in the hard drive destruction industry. Data Killers on-site hard drive shredding in Columbus and nationwide is ideal for customers who want their media destroyed completely and the destruction to be certified.