Federal Equipment company is auctioning late model laboratory equipment, packaging equipment and manufacturing equipment formerly operated by Ellume. The sale takes place in conjunction with SVD and Hertiage Global Partners. Ellume manufactures rapid diagnostic test kits. The online auction will take place on the 28th and 29th of May.​

Lots featured in the sale include: (16) Wisesorbent Feeder automated cutting and dispensing machines; (20+) Fuji FW3410 / B alpha 8 horizontal form-fill-seal machines; (3) Kinematic Matrix 6300 coating machines; (2) Thermo TSX70086A incubators; Ohaus R71MD35 balance; (5) Sorval Lynx 6000 centrifuges; (3) Thermo TSC1390A freezers; (4) Thermo TSX3005SA freezers; Qsonica Q700 sonicator; Qsonica Q500D sonicator; Ohaus AX224 balance; Steris 400 XLS glasswasher and more. The equipment is located in Frederick, Maryland. Inspection is by appointment with the auctioneer only.

Federal Equipment Company was founded in 1957. Based in Cleveland, Ohio, the firm specialises in industrial equipment auction, liquidation and investment recovery programs. Federal Equipment Company buys and sells equipment used across a wide range of process industries, including the pharmaceutical, food, chemical, packaging, rubber and plastics sectors, and stocks equipment across 275 distinct categories.