Full-service auction and industrial equipment sales firm Heritage Global Partners conducts 150-200 auctions annually, ranging from single asset sales through to complete factories and turnkey facilities. The Californian company operates in 30 countries and across 25 industries, including the aerospace, biotech, pharmaceutical and food and beverage sectors. Heritage Global Partners is selling food production and laboratory equipment surplus to the ongoing needs of global agribusiness and food ingredient company Bunge.
Bunge was first established as an import-export business in 1818. The firm provides food ingredients, including milled wheat, rice products, dry-milled corn meals, flours and speciality oils, to food processors, brewers, bakeries and food service companies worldwide. Bunge operates more than 360 facilities across 40 countries.
The auction opens on the 28th of September and bidding closes on the 29th of September. The assets are located in Hayward, California and include: Laboratory equipment including Sartorius Stedim Biostat B Plus (8843415) benchtop bioreactor, Agilent 7890A (G3440A) gas chromatograph, Thermo Scientific TSX50086A with V-Drive Ultralow -86C freezer, Eppendorf New Brunswick innOva44 incubator shaker, Nicolet 6700 FT-IR spectrometer and glassware. Food processing and other equipment including: Famsun MUWL180 preconditioner, Cetec HMX finished granulates and powders hydrator, Hammel Scale of K.C.3-bay platform scale station, Shanghai Tian Feng ZP-23 23-station rotary tablet press, The Strong Scott MFG. Cobelt-driven turbulizer, Lenin MQ308 automatic dough divider, degerminator with Sumitomo SM-Beier variator variable speed gearmotor, Baker Perkins MPF 50D 50mm twin screw extruder, Codema VSH2096 impact huller, ovens and more.