Surplus to the Ongoing Operations of

Elster AMCO Water

World Class Water Meter Manufacturing Facility



Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Start Time

10:30 AM EDT






Plastics | Fabricating | Machining


WORLD CLASS WATER METER MANUFACTURING FACILITY FEATURING: (2) SUMITOMO (SEPT 2010) SE-100-DUZ-C360, 100 ton horizontal electric molding machines (150K NEW EACH); Over 15 late model horizontal plastic injection molding machines such as: CINCINNATI VT 440-29, 440 ton; CINCINNATI MT 310-22, 310 ton, (3) CINCINNATI VT-300-21, 300 ton; CINCINNATI VSX 85-4.44, 85 ton, (2) CINCINNATI VSX 55-4.4, 55 ton, CINCINNATI VV 55-4.44, 55 ton, CINCINNATI VST 55-4.44, 55 ton, (2) ARBURG 20 ton; Large Assortment of Late Model WHITMAN ROBOTS and plastic support equipment consisting of thermolators, grinders, oil temperature controllers, dryers and hoppers as new as 2012! BRANSON (2012) 2000iW ultrasonic welder; BRANSON 2000Y ultrasonic welder; BRANSON 8400 ultrasonic welder; BRANSON 900 ultrasonic welder; Late model CNC machining department consisting of: (2) AMADA/WASINO (DEC 2011, INSTALLED 2012) G-06 high precision CNC gang tool lathes with robotic load/unload system (250K NEW EACH); (3) BENZINGER (NEW AS 1998) TNL, CNC gang tool lathes; DAEWOO (2005) PUMA 160 CNC gang tool lathe; SPINNER (1998) PD-CNC high precision CNC gang tool lathe with robotic load/unload system; Immaculately kept assembly and test rooms consisting of: (2) MULTIPRESS (2004) M5P-12 hydraulic presses; PH GROUP P1111-15 hydraulic press; PRECISION QUINCY CORP (2011) CLASS B annealing oven; ESPEC ESX-4CW temperature and humidity environmental test chamber; (2) THERMOTRON (2003) SM-16C and S-1.2 environmental test chambers; ACOUSTIC SYSTEMS noise cancelation and testing chamber; GEHNRICK 30KW oven; HYDROSTATIC testing equipment; MET-CON 2 ton free standing crane system approx. 55' x 200'; BROWN & SHARPE (2011) CMM; BROWN & SHARPE (2002) CMM; (5) SWIFT (2002) 1 ton electric lift trucks; YALE 3000lb forklift; (10) VISION computer controlled engravers; (3) (2010) laser engravers; (3) SEALED AIR (2008) SP2327 foam bag packing machine; LANTECH (2011) Q300YT stretch pallet wrapper; LIQUID CONTROL 3 axis glue applicating robot; (2) ATLAS COPCO (2004) air compressors; (2) DEMAG jib joists; Pump house consisting of large motors and drives along with copper piping; PRINT MASTER PM368P label printing machine; Hundreds of plastic totes and parts bins, vibratory parts feeders, machine shop consisting of lathes and mills etc.., LISTA tool cabinets with tooling, rolling tool boxes, (20+) collapsible wire mesh bins, maintenance department, INSPECTION LAB with late model and high precision testing and inspection devices, TORIT dust collector and AIRFLOW fume extractor, and MUCH MORE!


Terms & Conditions

Corporate Assets Inc. assumes no liability for errors or omissions on this Web site. Corporate Assets Inc. expressly reserves the right to determine the manner of conducting the auction as it may deem appropriate. All subject to prior sale.


Pre-Approval by Corporate Assets Inc. will be required to participate in the sale. Potential Bidders must register and be approved (in person for Onsite auctions or online for Live Webcast auctions). Bidders may be asked to complete the "Buyer Deposit Form" and provide a deposit equal to 25% of their requested Purchasing Limit (the maximum amount they plan to spend) plus the Buyer's Premium (see above for applicable Buyer's Premium) and must be made by Interac e-transfers or Direct Bank Wire Transfer1.
To ensure approval as a Bidder, please contact us to make arrangements as far in advance of the sale as possible. The deposit must be received no later than 1 business day prior to the commencement of the sale2. For Bank Wire Transfer details, please contact our office at 416.962.9600 and request to speak with an Accounting Administrator.


  1. Please keep in mind that bank charges may apply to incoming and/or outgoing wire transfers by your/our bank/financial institution.
  2. To meet the Terms and Conditions of Sale, please keep in mind that wire transfers traditionally take between 2 - 4 business days to be processed by your bank. For Bank Wire Transfer details, please contact our office at 416.962.9600 and request to speak with an Accounting Administrator.

Invoices for the balance of the purchase price will be emailed and/or faxed to successful bidders within 24 hours of the close of the auction and are due upon receipt.

Payment in full must be made before or immediately after the conclusion of the auction.
For International (Non-Canadian and Non-U.S. Residents) Buyers all payments and deposits shall ONLY be made by wire transfer.
For Canadian and U.S. Buyers, all payments can be made by wire transfer, certified cheque, bank draft, Interac Debit, Visa, Mastercard, Interac e-transfers, or company cheque accompanied with a valid bank letter of authorization guaranteeing irrevocable payment to Corporate Assets Inc. in the following format: "Name of Bank hereby guarantees irrevocable payment of cheques payable to Corporate Assets Inc. up to Amount in Words & Currency for purchases made by our client Name of Client. This letter is valid for purchases made at the auction of Name of Auction being held in City, State/Province on Date."



  • Payment by way of Visa, Mastercard will ONLY be accepted for purchases, and not for deposits, from buyers whose total invoice does not exceed $2,500.
  • Payment by way of Interac e-Transfers will ONLY be accepted for purchases from buyers whose total invoice does not exceed $25,000.
  • Payments may be made in advance of the auction by way of wire transfer and any balance in excess of the balance owing will be refunded after the auction.



The Auctioneer reserves the right to put articles back up for auction if a deposit is not received at or before the time of sale.

Removal Details

Applicable for all Purchasers, their employees, riggers, machinery movers, contractors, and agents who participate in the disconnection and/or removal of items purchased at auction.


Purchasers are responsible for removing all articles purchased unless an Exclusive Rigger* has been designated for the sale. “CI” on the purchaser’s invoice designates that a proper certificate of insurance is required before any item marked “CI” can be mechanically removed. Furthermore, properly authorized rigger release instructions, in writing, are required by Corporate Assets Inc.’s office before a Purchaser/Mover/Rigger can commence removal of these items. These forms can be downloaded below.





*For sales with Exclusive Riggers, removal fees will apply. Please refer to the posted Lot Catalogue for pricing. Fees do not include container loading, blocking/bracing, specialty packaging, shipping, or other services. Trucking and transport services may be available through a third-party supplier. More details below. The Buyer's Premium does not apply to posted rigging fees.

Shipping Services

For small items where a pallet isn't required or items are already in packages/boxes, Corporate Assets Inc. can arrange shipping via UPS or FedEx or using a buyer’s business account. The cost will be the responsibility of the buyer. Please contact to arrange.

* For shipping large items, trucking and transport services are available through Fuze Logistics Inc.
Fuze Logistics Services Inc.
Mr. Chris Tan

US Inbound Customs Brokers

*Cross border logistics, including fees and customs clearance, are available through third-party brokers.
Montgomery International Brokers
Bill Clune or Melanie Koerber
716.875.5100 EXT 105
Omega Customs Brokers Inc
Ralph Ronderos
305.592.5656 EXT 1005 or