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Complete Closure of 200,000 sq ft Injection Molding/Plastics Facility

Due to the closure of the Waukegan, IL facility
Sale#: [REUM0407]

Complete Closure of 200,000 sq ft Injection Molding/Plastics Facility
Sale Details Links Documents (PDF)
Sale Type
Webcast & On-Location Auction

Date & Time
1-Day, Thur Apr 26th, 2007 at 9am Central Time

Sale Location
Waukegan, IL

Equipment Location(s)
Waukegan, IL

Absentee (Proxy) Bidder Form

Featured Items

Over (40) Late Model Injection Molders –Van Dorn, Krauss-Maffei, Ferromatik, Engel, Nissei, Arburg, Toyo

Horizontal Molders
  • (10) Krauss-Maffei’s including:
  • 2001 KM 650, 720 Ton
  • 2006 KM 160, 177 Ton, 2 Color Molder
  • 2004 KM 250, 275 Ton
  • 2002 KM 250, 275 Ton
  • 2003 KM 200, 220 Ton
  • 1999 150, 165 Ton
  • 2001 80, 88 Ton
  • (3) 2001 50, 55 Ton
  • 2005 (Refurbished) Ferromatik FM
  • 350, 393 Ton, 2 Color Molder
  • 1998 Ferromatik K450S, 505 Ton
  • (2) 1996 Ferromatik K 275, 309 Ton
  • 1991 Ferromatik FM 140, 157 Ton, 2 Color Molder
  • Ferromatik FM 160
  • 1994 Nissei 177 Ton
  • (2) 1996 Nissei FN 3000, 154 Ton
  • (2) 1996 & 1992 Nissei 132 Ton
  • (2) 1996 Nissei FN 2000, 123 Ton
  • 1996 Nissei FN 1000, 89 Ton
  • 1996 Nissei 74 Ton
  • 1993 Nissei 40 Ton
  • (6) 1995 & 1994 Van Dorn 58 Ton
  • 1999 Arburg 320c Allrounder, 58 Ton
  • (2) 1996 Engel 60 Ton
  • 1996 Engel 27.5 Ton
Vertical Molders
  • (3) 2001 Toyo T- 90HR2, 90Ton
  • 1994 Trueblood 100 Ton
  • Large selection of New and Late Model Wittmann’s
  • 2005 Wittmann W633, Wittmann W430
  • Wittmann W721-0237
  • AEC Robot AEX11-400SL-3
  • Sprue Pickers
Plastics Support
  • Huge selection of Granulators, Temp Controllers, Dryers, Blenders, Hot Runner Controls, Spare Parts, Chillers, Conveyors
  • $2.0 million Dollar Material Feed System complete with Mezzanine, Dryers, Hoppers, Piping, Pumps, 26 Wittmann Surge Bins, Qualtech Computerized Delivery System, (7) AEC Dryers WD 50 MRQ, (9) Novatec 100LB Hoppers, (7) Nucon 300 LB Hoppers, Wittmann Centralized Dryer
Paint Lines

  • (2) Trak DPM Mills
  • (2) Hansvedt EDM’s
  • (4) MHT Surface Grinders
  • Horiz Peerless Saw
  • Mold Rack
  • Micro VU Optical Comparator
  • Vidmar Cabinets
  • Milltronics Prototype Mill
  • Hardinge Lathe
  • Shears, Carts, Lathes, Grinders
  • Misc Tooling
  • 2000 Brown & Sharpe CMM
  • Espec Chamber
  • ROI Optical Inspection
  • Digital Scales, Moisture Analyzer
  • Tinius Olsten Plastometer
Plant Support
  • Gardner Denver Air Compressors
  • Dryers
  • Overhead Bridge Cranes
  • Benches, Fans,
  • Office furniture

Sale Details

Thursday April 26th, 2007 at 9am (Central)
Absentee (Proxy) Bids & Accounting Contact: Laurie Leach, 203-488-7020
Equipment & Preview Contact: Mark Pollack, 847-204-4947

Equipment Location Details

Waukegan, IL
Lot #s: TBD
Address: 3600 Sunset Ave, Waukegan, IL 60087
Sales Tax/ VAT: 0%
Inspection/ Preview: Day before & morning of the sale from 9am to 4pm (Local Time).

Removal will be from Friday, April 27th, 2007 until Friday, May 18th, 2007.  Removal hours will be from 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m., Monday Through Friday.  There will be no removal on Saturday and Sunday.

Sale-Specific Shipping & Logistics

Local Service Providers*

Shipping Only:

MTI Worldwide Logistics: 6308 Benjamin Road, Tampa FL 33634. Phone:813-880-8878 Fax:813-880-8869 Cell:813-943-6195 Web


Prime Industrial Contractors, Inc: Contact Randy Dilley. 5503 Eighteenth Avenue, Kenosha, WI  53140. Phone:(262) 657-1856 - Fax: (262) 657-1956. email to:

Graphic Equipment Movers, Inc: 514 Steam Plant Road, Gallatin, TN 37066. (615)-452-7663

R and G Industrial Services: Contact David Pitvorec. 116 Commerce Drive , Radcliff, KY 40160. Phone: 270-351-4111. Cell: 270-312-2722.

*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: US Dollars.
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.
Deposit: TBG requires a deposit of not less than twenty five percent (25%) of the Buyer's TOTAL PURCHASE PRICE by the end of sale day - 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 bidders, 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.
Buyer's Premium: NOTE: This has recently changed.
12.5% of the purchase price for onsite buyers and 15% for webcast bidders.
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. CREDIT CARDS ARE NOT ACCEPTED AS PAYMENT TOWARDS INVOICES. Credit cards are accepted only 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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