The Branford Group – comprised of two business divisions, Branford Auctions and Branford Valuations – has over 30 years of experience in the valuation and sale of surplus industrial equipment, machinery, real estate and turn-key manufacturing facilities in multiple sectors.The Branford Group conducts over 100 timed online and live webcast auctions each year, as well as on-site auctions and negotiated private treaty sales, supported by targeted marketing materials.
The Branford Group is selling large quantities of laminate, raw materials and circuit board manufacturing equipment formerly operate by PCB manufacturer Empire Electronics Corporation. The assets come to the market following the closure of the firm’s facility located in Stone Mountain, Georgia. Empire Electronics Corporation specialises in the manufacture complex, multi-layered and double-sided printed circuit boards.
The online auction opens on the 19th of October and bidding closes on the 21st of October. Pre-auction offers are invited. Lots featured in the auction include: inspection and testing equipment including: Polar CITS500s controlled impedance test system; MicroCraft MP220 bare board tester; Oxford CMI 900 X-ray system. Drilling, routing and scoring equipment including: Excellon Mark V drill/router w/ TOCDC; Telmec SL13.9 scoring machines; Excellon EX200 drill/router; Excellon Mark VI-E 230 drills; Barnaby 802F Stackmaster drill and pin machine. Photo, imaging, dry film and artwork generation equipment including: Western Magnum PhotoTool FL-24 laminator; Kodamatic 710 processor; Dynachem Aminavor Photoresist laminators. Screen printing and LPI equipment including: Argus Circuits 9624×3 Tackdry oven; Thermo-Matic 2.0 conveyorized oven; Circuit Automation DP2500 Grande LPI screen coater-printer and much, much more.Assets are available for inspection on the 19th of October.