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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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  • GE Lighting   [Online]
    Monday, October 30, 2017 8:00 AM (Central)
  • BASF   [Online]
    Tuesday, September 26, 2017 9:00 AM (Eastern)

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As global industrial auctioneers, we successfully serve our clients by bringing qualified buyers and sellers together.

Medea Vodka Inventory   [Private Treaty]
Inventory Sale of Medea brand Vodka
World-Renowned Vodka w/ Customizable LED Display
Selling Nationwide
Bid Now! Friday, November 10, 2017 11:00 AM (Eastern)
Large Capacity Machine Tools from a 350,000 Sq ft Steam Turbine Manufacturing Facility
Featuring 2010 Waldrich Coburg Gantry Mill & Spindle Units, Esab Welding System, Durfieux ITB Blade Drilling Systems, Annealing Furnace, Siro Man Inspection Machine, Transformers, Bridge Cranes
All Equipment Like New - As Late As 2010
Chattanooga, TN
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 8:00 AM (Eastern)
WoodMeister   [Online]
Woodworking Equipment As Late As 2016
18 Vehicles 2015-2010
Large Quantity of Sheet Stock, Exotics and Hardwood Inventory
Large Quantity of Hand Tools and Support Equipment
Holden, MA
Monday, December 11, 2017 9:00 AM (Mountain)
State of the Art Plastics Recycling Operation
Including Vecoplan, Herbold and SSI Shredders up to 200 HP (2015)
Erema Pelletizer (2011)
Complete Pit/Pond Liner Recycling Line for the Oil & Gas Industry (2013)
Aurora, CO
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 6:00 AM (Mountain)
Oracle America, Inc.   [Online]
Renown Wafer Mfg. Facility, Tape Recording Head & MEMS Foundry
Multi-Million Dollar 6” Semi-Fab Operation, Complete Closure of a 65,000 sq. ft. Facility
Photo-Lithography, Vacuum Deposition, Thin Film Plating & Etching, Quality Control, Engineering, Test, & Facility Support
Louisville, CO
Thursday, December 14, 2017 8:00 AM (Central)
H.J. Baker   [Online]
Freund Vector VFC-500M Flo Coater – Brand New!
Multi-Purpose Fluid Bed System – Never Used in Production!
Large Capacity Scale Drying, Coating, & Granulation–1570L Capacity
Rare Opportunity- Over $2,000,000 Cost–Still in Factory Crates
Fort Smith, Arkansas
Jabil #54   [Online]
Please Note: Auction Date TBD, Please check back for Rescheduled Date
Surplus SMT and Test Equipment to the Ongoing Improvement of Jabil – New Equipment as late as 2015!
Chihuahua, Mexico
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