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The Branford Group is a recognized leader in surplus industrial machinery and equipment auctions and valuations.  Our certified and experienced auctioneers and appraisers value and sell business equipment, entire manufacturing plants, complete warehouses, real estate or intellectual property (IP) across a diverse array of industries.

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Branford Valuations’ accredited appraisers provide accurate machinery & equipment and inventory valuations. First-hand knowledge and a thorough understanding of the market are the tools we bring to each valuation assignment. We deliver certified appraisals that are relied upon by banks, finance companies, accounting firms, tax and estate planning professionals, turnaround firms, and corporations around the globe.

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Recent Auctions
  • MFlex   [Online]
    Monday, December 18, 2017 5:00 AM (Pacific)
  • H.J. Baker   [Online]
    Thursday, December 14, 2017 8:00 AM (Central)
  • General Cable   [Webcast & On-Location]
    Thursday, December 7, 2017 9:00 AM (Central)
  • WoodMeister   [Online]
    Tuesday, December 5, 2017 8:00 AM (Eastern)

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018 8:00 AM (Eastern)
Late Model Injection Molding facility with Equipment as late as 2015
Injection Molding Machines from 450 up to 1,000-Ton
Plastic Densifier, Pelletizer, Granulators, Blenders
Complete 5-Gallon Pail Line and Additional Molds
Hialeah, FL
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 8:00 AM (Eastern)
Leading Battery Storage Manufacturer
Complete Late Model 1,000,000 Sq. Ft Facility
Featuring Anode & Cathode Mixing & Coating Lines, Cell Assembly, Formation, SS Tanks, 500 Vidmars, New Combilift & Forklifts, (4) New Caterpillar Generators, Massive Inventory & Finished Goods, Facility & Support Equipment, Much More
Most Equipment Purchased New In 2016
Concord, NC
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 8:00 AM (Eastern)
AAvid Niagara   [Online]
Major Heat Exchanger & Thermal Products Manufacturer
Precision CNC Machine Shop
Featuring Haas, Fadal, Matsuura, and Nakamura
Milling Machines-Lathes-Saws-Inserters-Tooling-Plant Support
Hudson, MA
Monday, February 12, 2018 6:00 AM (Pacific)
Celestica   [Online]
Surplus Late Model SMT and Process Equipment to Ongoing Operation of Celestica
San Jose, CA
Monday, February 26, 2018 9:00 AM (Eastern)
Complete Closure of a Leading Battery Manufacturer
Lead Acid Production & Prototype Battery Mfg. Facility
Processing-Inverters-Testing-Facility Support-Solar Grid
Equipment as late as 2013, Over (350) Lots!
New Castle, Pennsylvania
Monday, March 5, 2018 9:00 AM (Eastern)
API Technologies   [Online]
Surplus to the Continuing Operations of API Technologies
Closure of 100,000 SF SMT & Test Facility Including All Facility Equipment
(3) Panasonic SMT Lines
Includes (3) MyData Placement Machines, (1000+) Agilis/Panasonic Feeders and Magazines
Fairport, NY
Tuesday, March 13, 2018 9:00 AM (Eastern)
IPC Systems, Inc.   [Online]
Surplus Equipment of a World-Renowned Communication Company
(2) Complete Universal SMT Lines, (500+) Gold Feeders, Test Equipment
Westbrook, CT
Medea Vodka Inventory   [Private Treaty]
Inventory Sale of Medea brand Vodka
World-Renowned Vodka w/ Customizable LED Display
Selling Nationwide
Fairchild Semiconductor   [Webcast & On-Location]
Please Note: Auction has been cancelled, equipment sold in its entirety.
Global Semiconductor & Microelectronics Mfr. - Complete Closure of a 6” Wafer Production Facility
Auction #1 - Core Assets
West Jordan, UT
MicroGREEN Polymers, Inc   [Webcast & On-Location]
Please Note: Auction has been cancelled, Equipment Sold in its Entirety.
State of the Art Thermoforming & Extrusion Facility - Major Manufacturer of Hot & Cold Plastic Cups
Thermoforming & Extrusion Lines, Printing & Packaging, Plastic Support, Facility & Sup
Arlington, WA
Harbor Isle Plastics   [Online]
Please Note: Auction has been cancelled, Equipment and Real Estate sold in their entirety.
Complete Late Model Injection Molding Facility
(26) Injection Molding Machines 110-Ton to 750-Ton (Electric) - as New as 2014,
Robots, Grinders, Bulk Drying &
Stevensville, MI