Myron Bowling Auctioneers, established in 1975 and specialists in industrial auctions, are to sell a complete fabrication and machining facility following the closure of the Sims Machinery plant in Lanett, Alabama. Sims Machinery were established in 1928, designing and manufacture storage tanks and equipment for the textile industry, as well as offering speciality fabrication. The live auction and webcast will take place on the 26th of September. Registration for online bidding is via BidSpotter.com. Assets for sale include:
Plate bending rolls including: Webb Plate Bending Power Roll; American Hercules Pyramid Angle Bending Roll; Excelsior Pyramid Angle Bending Roll. Vernon Pipe Profiler Burning Machine. Press brakes including: Cincinnati 400-Ton 12’ Press Brake. Shears, including: Pullmax Universal Shearing and Forming Machine; Pearson Finger Shear. Fabricating equipment including: Buffalo Ironworker model 1/2; Chicago Steel Bending Brake. A selection of lathes and vertical turret lathes, Supermax Vertical Milling Machine, Dewalt Radial Arm Saw, a selection of saws, drills and tool room equipment, tank turning rolls, welders, air compressors, fork lifts, cranes and trucks, miscellaneous plant and office equipment.The real estate for sale encompasses a 55,550 SF industrial building with overhead cranes, loading docks and drive in doors, and 3,900 SF of office space.
Assets may be viewed on the 25th of September.