Industrial Auction News 210

16th April 2020 – Sale of Surplus Packaging and Processing Assets

Surplus asset management specialist EquipNet provides services to a wide range of industries across the world, from small businesses to Fortune 500 multinationals. This April EquipNet will sell late model packaging and processing equipment, spare parts and MRO equipment. The assets come to the market due to the closure of the Proctor & Gamble facility in Brockville, Ontario.

Consumer goods company Proctor & Gamble was established in 1837 and specialises in the manufacture of a wide range of personal and consumer health, hygiene and personal care products. In 2017 Proctor & Gamble announced the permanent closure of their Brockville facility, planned to take place in late 2020 or early 2021. The site has been operational since the 1980s. The closure comes as part of the firm’s redesign of their North American supply network.

The online auction takes place on the 16th of April. Items featured in the sale, which can be viewed by appointment only, include: liquid perfume skids with 1400 L stainless steel tank skid pump, skid and tote dump skid; CorTechnologies 10A 6 inch automated core cutter (2006); Jones CRITERION II oversize high speed cartoner; Alloyd AERGO 8 rotary 8 position semi-automatic sealer; 3M Matic 700A and 800A case tapers with top bottom tape heads twin bottom belts; unused Nordson Versa blue large capacity adhesive melter; Robotics and Process Automation H0100 11 heating skid with twin pumps; Waukesha Cherry Burrell 015112 positive displacement pump; Douglas Machine Axiom WACP case packer; Ryson International spiral belt conveyor; Nercon stainless steel accumulation conveyor with roller chain and side rails; stainless steel flighted elevator conveyors with hoppers variable speed and much more.

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