14th September 2022 – Automotive Driveline Facility Sale

Maynards is selling the contents of a modern automotive driveline manufacturing facility operated by GKN Driveline. The sale is held in collaboration with AllSurplus.

GKN Driveline manufactures driveline components, all-wheel drive systems and eDrive systems. The firm operates in 20 countries at 51 locations and six technology centres, and is a leader in eDrive technologies.

The online auction will take place on the 14th of September and includes: CNC machining centres by Doosan, Mazak and Chiron (up to 2014); heat treatment by AEG, EMA, Tocco, Mindon, Unitech and Inductoheat Banyard; transfer and balancing machines by Riello, Deidesheim, Universal and Schenk; finishing and cleaning by Gallenkamp, Somerfield and Guyson; CNC lathes by Daewoo, WFL, Hardinge, Emag Kingsbury, Mazak and others; honing and polishing by Delapena and Buehler; cold forming machines by Firmat and Lapointe; CNC and conventional grinding machines by Studer, Danobat, Toyoda, Jones and Shipman, Blohm and Moore (up to 2006); facing and centering machines by Hey and Giddings & Lewis; vertical broaches by Churchill Matrix, Weatherly and Karl Klink; welding and robots by Kuka, ABB and Motoman; tool room and conventional lathes by Dean Smith & Grace, Colchester and Hardinge; power presses by Galdabini, Hare, Slownik, Altlantior and Mills; Universal, turret, toolroom and spline milling machines by Cincinnati, Kearney & Trecker, Bridgeport, Thiel, Parkinson, Rouchard and Hurth and much more.

The assets are located in Birmingham, UK and can be viewed by appointment only.

Global auctioneering firm Maynards was first established in Vancouver in 1902. Maynards has global reach through their offices in the United States, Canada, Germany, England, Japan and China and provides liquidation and valuation services to a broad range of industry sectors.

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