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One of the Worlds Premier Electronic Manufacturers
Vancouver Facility Closure
280,000 sq ft Injection Molding Operation

Surplus to the continuing operations of:
Sale#: [PANA0508]

One of the Worlds Premier Electronic Manufacturers
Vancouver Facility Closure
280,000 sq ft Injection Molding Operation
Sale Details Links Documents (PDF)
Auction Type
Webcast & On-Location Auction

Date & Time
1-Day, Thurs. May 29th, 2008 at 9am  (PST)

Sale Location
Vancouver, WA USA

Equipment Location(s)
Vancouver, WA USA


Buyers Premium
15.5% for Onsite buyers paying via credit card discounted to 12.5% paying via Cash, Certified Check, Company Check or Wire transfer

18% for Online/Webcast buyers paying via credit card discounted to 15% paying via Cash, Certified Check, Company Check or Wire transfer

Absentee (Proxy) Bidder Form

Featured Items

(12) Injection Molders including: (See link for Complete Molding Specs)
  • Removed from Sale -  (2) 2005 Cincinnati 3000 Ton Injection Molders
  • (2) 2000 and 1999 Toshiba 1750 Ton Injection Molders
  • (3) 1986 Cincinnati 1500 Ton Injection Molders
  • (2) 1994 Mitsubishi 1450 Ton Injection Molders
  • 1986 Cincinnati 1000 Ton Injection Molder
  • 1976 Mitsubishi 350 Ton Injection Molder
  • 1989 Cincinnati 165 Ton Injection Molder
  • 2000 Toshiba 150 Ton Injection Molder
  • 1992 Cincinnati 55 Ton Injection Molder
Late Model Robots:
  • Removed from sale - 2005 Star Robot Mhg-1800 Fm111-3
  • Removed from sale - 2005 Star Robot Mh4-1800 Fm111-3
  • 2000 Star TS-1000 Fm111-4 Robot, Stec 450 Controls
  • 2000 Star TW-1800 Fm-111-3 Robot W/Stec 450 Contr.
  • 1999 Star TW-1800 Fm-111-3 Robot, W/Stec 450 Cont.
  • 1994 Star TW-1700bm Robot
  • 1994 Star TW-1700 Bm Robot W/ Stc 311mc Controls
  • 2000 Star T-600 Fm111-S
  • 2000 Star TS-800 Fm111-4 Robot
  • (4) 1998 Star TW01800fm-3 W/ 2004 Sub Arms
  • 1999 Star TW-1200 Fm111-3
Plastics Support Equipment Including:
  • (4) Heavy Duty Granulators Including:
  • 2005 AEC 100 Hp
  • 1999 Conair Granulator CK-1831, 40 Hp
  • Nelmor Granulator 75-Hp
  • Numerous Smaller Grinders
  • Lg Qty Of AEC Temperature Controllers, Dryers
  • 1 AEC 25 Ton Portable Chiller
  • 2005 AEC Blender
  • 2005 AEC Dryer
  • 2 – 2005 Bauer Sngii Stationary Nitrogen Generators, W/ (6) Ncu2-V2 Controllers
  • LG Qty Of Gammaflux Hot Runner Controls
  • 3 - 8000 Lb. Resin Surge Bins
  • 15+ Pad Printing Machines
Complete Toolroom Including:
  • LG Selection of Tools and Tool Cabinets
  • Bridgeport Vertical Milling Machine
  • Yam Lathe
  • Chevalier Surface Grinder
Facility Support Equipment Including:
  • 2005 Demag Overhead Crane 25ton/16ton
  • 1993/1994 Milwaukee Overhead Crane 16ton/8ton
  • 1986 Overhead Bridge Crane 16ton/8ton
  • 2005 AEC Cooling Tower, Storage Tank
  • 2005 AEC Surge Bin
  • 1- 200 Ton Cooling Water Tower With Chemical Treatment System
  • 1 - 100 Ton Cooling Water Tower With Chemical Treatment System
  • (5) 2005 Resin Silos - 1 @ 250,000 Lb. Capacity, 4 @ 110,000 Lb. Capacity With
  • All Associated Tubing And Vac. Conveyance Systems
Misc. Pallet Racking and Shelving:
  • Toyota 3250 Capacity Electric Lift Compactor, Baler
  • Automated Projection TV Assembly Line/Conveyors
  • LG Qty Misc. Electronic Test Equipment
  • LG Qty of Office Furniture and IT equipment
Complete Paint Line:
  • Large Paint Booth With 2 Monorail Hanger Conveyor Lines
  • 2 Large Gas Fired Paint Drying Chambers
  • 2 Air Make-Up Units For Paint Booth
  • (2) 2004 Motoman Px2850 Robots
  • 2 Tokico Hydraulic Paint Robots
  • 2 Tokico Electric Paint Robots
  • 2 Motoman Palletizing Robots
  • Dust Collection System
Presented in conjunction with:
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Sale Details

Bidding begins on Thursday May 29, 2008 at 9:00am (PST).
2001 Kotobuki Way, Vancouver, WA 98660

Absentee (Proxy) Bids & Accounting Contact: Laurie Leach, 203-488-7020
Equipment & Preview Contact: Please call 203-488-7020

Equipment Location and Removal Details

Vancouver, WA
Lot #s: 1 - 1123
  Address: 2001 Kotobuki Way, Vancouver, WA 98660
Sales Tax/ VAT: 8.2% WA sales tax
We will charge Sales tax until we are supplied with a
resale certificate Sales Tax Certificates or supply us
with a bill of lading and we can refund your sales tax.
Inspection/ Preview: Wednesday May 28, 2008 from 9am to 4pm (PST).

Last Day for Removal - Friday, June 20, 2008, Removal Contact: Mac Silverthorn 951-218-1332

  *Shipping Only: TBD
  *Rigging/Shipping: Metro Machinery Rigging Inc.: 19450 SW 129th Avenue,
Tualatain, OR 97062
Phone: (503)691-0868

Morgan Industrial Machinery Movers/Creating Specialties:
Portland, OR 97133
Contact: Steve Powell (503)710-1154
or Lee Jay Ellison (503)710-1152

Trans-Logistics Management Services, Inc.:
101 Century 21 Drive, Suite 208, Jacksonville, FL  32216
Contact: Dick Mowles
Phone: 904-721-3006

Phone: 615-843-0559
Fax: 615-799-4135

*The Branford Group does not pack, ship, store, crate or rig items. Buyers may either pick up their items at the designated auction site personally or can arrange for a third party logistics firm to manage the removal process for them. If someone other than the registered buyer at the sale is designated to pick up those purchased assets, the buyer must: 1) Contract with an independent logistics firm or other representative who will dismantle, crate, pack, or ship your purchased items. 2) Coordinate the removal of those purchased items to meet the time deadlines indicated on this page. 3) Submit an "Agent Release Authorization" form which will allow The Branford Group to release items to a third party contractor for shipping, crating or packing purposes. *The Branford Group finds and displays one or more local logistics service providers who understand our removal process, offer specific services, and have certain skills and capacities. We offer this service to you without representations or warranties of any kind whatsoever.


Sale-Specific Terms Summary

Payment Deadline: Within one business day after invoice date.
Currency: USD
Language: English.
Registration Requirements: Open to the public. Free to bid onsite or via proxy form. All bidders must provide their name, company (if applicable), mailing address and phone number prior to the auction. When applicable, Electronic bidders are required to provide a valid email address and Visa, American Express or Mastercard number. At its discretion, TBG may charge a registration fee for Electronic bidding. This fee will be clearly displayed during the registration process.

TBG reserves the right to qualify and request a deposit upon registration and prior to bidding of not less than twenty five percent (25%) of the On-site Buyer's intended TOTAL PURCHASE PRICE with the balance due by the end of the next business day.  This can be in the form of cash, a cashiers check, or business check with a bank letter of guarantee. 
For Electronic Buyers, at its discretion, TBG may contact bidders via email or telephone before or during the sale to provide a bank letter of guarantee or wire transfer as a deposit. If TBG does not receive a response from its attempts to contact Buyer or if the Buyer does not provide a deposit, TBG reserves the right to refuse or cancel Buyer's bids and re-sell Goods.  Payment in full of the Buyer’s TOTAL PURCHASE PRICE less any deposit provided is expected within 24 hours of receipt of the invoice.

Buyer's Premium: 15.5% for Onsite buyers paying via credit card discounted to 12.5% paying via Cash, Certified Check, Company Check or Wire transfer

18% for Online/Webcast buyers paying via credit card discounted to 15% paying via Cash, Certified Check, Company Check or Wire transfer
Sales Tax: See each location for specific percentage. All applicable state sales taxes apply. It is the responsibility of the Buyer to provide documentation necessary for exemption or refund of sales tax paid.
Invoices & Payment Instructions: Winning bidders can request a printed paper invoice from the Accounting Manager at the sale location during or after the sale. Electronic bidders will be sent an electronic invoice (usually by the morning after the completion of the sale) to the email address provided during registration. Invoices can be faxed upon request. Detailed payment instructions for each sale are available in the printed lot catalog at the sale location on the day of the sale. Electronic bidders will be sent detailed payment instructions via email along with their invoice.
Payment Conditions: All payments must be in Cash (at the sale location, when available), Cashier's or Certified Check, Federal Wire Transfer of immediately available funds or a Corporate Check accompanied with a bank letter of guarantee. We now accept Credit Cards for payment on invoices. Our Buyers Premium is reflected and we offer a discount if you pay via cash instrument. Credit cards are accepted for Electronic bidding registration and for Liquidated Damages in the event of a default. Without limiting TBG's discretion, no corporate checks without a bank guarantee and no personal checks will be accepted. No title shall pass to Buyer until the total purchase price and all Taxes have been paid to TBG in collected funds.
Removal, Shipping & Logistics: The buyer (or a third party Authorized Agent contracted by the buyer) is responsible for removal of equipment by the posted Removal Date.

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