Central States Diesel Generators… Power Professionals Here to Help You

We are the leaders in buying and selling new and used gensets, used industrial diesel generators for sale and natural gas generator sets ranging from 100 kW to 2000 kW for emergency/standby, prime power, and mobile applications.
Central States Diesel Generators is spearheaded by Patrick Paden – President and managing partner who has over three decades of experience working with power machinery. He started in high school, through college and beyond. He has in-depth knowledge of working in remote locations requiring the use of diesel generators to provide power for any application.
Our experienced staff can provide power systems as well as the support you need. We stand ahead of all our competitors because we excel in quality, sales, and repairs. CSDG also provides full turn-key installations for stand-alone, portable, paralleling power generation systems. Our professional service personnel is not only experts in changing and replacing standard maintenance items, but also in inspecting and repairing your generator to help prevent any unexpected problems. We also offer all-inclusive maintenance agreement programs to suit your needs.
It is our policy to provide a work environment that is inherently safe. The safety and health of our employees are of primary importance as they are our most important resource.
Patrick and his experienced team and partner network are able to provide new and used gen-sets which are high quality used diesel generators for sale sets. Central States Diesel Generators is also an official provider for new generators from Blue Star Power Systems.
Let us know what are your power generation requirements and we’ll make sure to meet your requirements and exceed your expectations. Contact Us today for a power consultation.

Our Brand Expertise

We have local coverage in the following metro areas but also ship nationwide:

Illinois

Champaign-Urbana
Chicago
Rockford
Springfield
Quad Cities

Indiana

Bloomington
Elkhart
Lafayette
Muncie
Terre Haute

Iowa

Cedar Rapids
Des Moines
Sioux City

Wisconsin

Appleton
Eau Claire
Green Bay
Kenosha
Madison
Milwaukee
Oshkosh
Racine
Waukesha

Michigan

Ann Arbor
Battle Creek
Detroit
Grand Rapids
Kalamazoo
Lansing
Muskegon
Saginaw

Minnesota

Minneapolis
Rochester
St. Paul