Hilco Industrial, a Hilco Global company, specialises in the auction of industrial machinery and equipment for clients worldwide. Hilco Industrial will sell a huge selection of assets following the complete closure due to bankruptcy of the Unique Tool & Manufacturing plant located in Temperance, Michigan. The sale takes place in conjunction with The Branford Group.
Custom metal fabricators Unique Tool & Manufacturing was founded in 1963. The company manufactured custom metal stampings for industries across the US, Mexico and Canada.
Bidding on lots in the online auction will close on the 27th of February. The assets, which may be inspected ahead of the sale on the 25th and 26th of February or by appointment, include: a selection of transfer presses and straight side presses. Coil feed lines including: Minster/Littell reel, straightener, servo feed; Perfecto/ Coe reel, straightener, servo feed; Air Feeds Inc cradle, straightener-feeder. Coil cradles and air feed-straighteners; OBI/gap frame presses; 275 Ton Heller Sutherland double crank; Bliss #C110, Wean United/McKay Warco 110 Ton, Verson 110 Ton.Fabricating equipment including: Wysong and Cincinnati press brakes; Niagara power squaring shear. Tool room equipment including: CNC 5-Axis Wire EDM (2014); Linnoy radial arm drill (2014); Blanchard rotary surface grinder; Sajo NCC knee type milling machine; Southwestern Trak 3-axis vertical mill; Polamco and Enco engine lathes; Grisetti cylindrical grinder.