Gordon Brothers, in collaboration with Maynards Europe and Jura Enchères, is selling machinery and equipment from a die cast plant operated by MBF Aluminium. MBF Aluminium specialises in high pressure die casting, machining and assembly of aluminium parts for the automotive industry.

The online auction closes on the 18th of April and features die casting equipment including 36 Büehler die-casting cells up to 1,500 tonnes, die spraying and hydraulic trimming presses, StrikoWestofen melting ovens and ABB and FANUC robots. Machining equipment including 11 Chiron FZ 15 W high-speed machining centres, 7 Heller MC 16 horizontal machining centres, 4 Chiron DZ 18 W magnum machining centres, Chiron DZ 22 L 5-axis machining centre and 6 Chiron FZ 12 W magnum machining centres. Surface preparation equipment including 10 shot blasting systems from Cogeim and Guyson, Walther Trowal AV 515×65 wheelabrator (2017), 2 Tecnofirma wash tunnels, Rösler Z1000 ASS II turbo linear deburring machine, 9 MecanoLav Ridel wash tunnel cleaning systems and LPW PowerJet 530 TTS washing system. Inspection equipment including Yxlon MU200 X-ray inspection machine, 6 Reima leak testing systems and 3 Zeiss Prismo 9/12/7 CMMs.

The assets are located in Saint Claude, France and can be inspected by appointment with the auctioneer only.

Established in 1903, Auctioneering firm Gordon Brothers has extensive experience in working with businesses, operators and investors. The firm provides customised valuation and disposition services for plant and equipment, real estate and inventory across a broad range of industries.

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