Metropolitain Valve Inc.

Large Distributor of New & Used Specialty Valves



Thursday, June 18, 2015

Start Time

10:30 AM EDT


Wednesday, June 17, 2015 from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. and morning of auction to start of auction.


Small items: Friday, June 19 by 5:00 P.M.
Remaining items: Wednesday, June 24 by 5:00 P.M.



HUGE BRAND NEW, REFURBISHED & USED VALVE INVENTORY CONSISTING OF: Large & Small Ball Valves, FISHER pneumatic & hydraulic actuated Valves, KNIFE GATE Valves, V-BALL Valves, Adjustable Flow Valves, Instrumentation Sending Units & MORE! (OVER 400 SKIDS OF VALVES - REPLACEMENT COST OVER $750K)

COMPLETE REPAIR & MAINTENANCE DEPARTMENT FEATURING: WEBSTER & BENNETT 36” VTL; RICHMOND 5’ radial arm drill; MAXMILL vertical milling machine with power feeds; SOFIA 34” x 80” gap bed engine lathe; CINCINNATI 17” x 54” lathe; (4) assorted tool room lathes; (4) air compressors; (40+) sections of adjustable racking; ASSORTMENT OF LOAD & FLOW TEST EQUIPMENT; pressure test benches, power tools, hydraulic tools, tool cabinets, wire mesh bins, sand blasting equipment, power snow throwers, factory equipment etc.; TCM 5000lb forklift; DODGE (2012) JOURNEY SUV; GMC (2011) SIERRA 1500 pick-up truck; FORD (2004) F150 pick-up truck.


  • WEBSTER BENNETT 36 Hydraulic vertical boring mill with 9-200 table rpm, 36" dia table, 26" cross travel, 34" vertical travel, s/n 3844-9


  • RICHMOND 6' radial arm drill with 20-960 rpm, 15" dia column, power elevation, #4 morse taper spindle, s/n 1927


  • SOFIA Gap bed engine lathe with 34" swing, 84" centers, 8-1000 rpm, 4" spindle bore, taper turning, inch/metric threading, 30" dia 4 jaw chuck, steadies, coolant, s/n c13-2000-70014
  • CINCINNATI 17 Engine lathe with 17" swing 56" centers, 25-980 rpm, 1.750" spindle bore, taper turning, inch/metric threading, 8.5" 3 jaw chuck, steadies, coolant, s/n 1W3H5R-231
  • CMC Toolroom lathe with 17" swing, 26" centers, 15-395 rpm, 1.250" spindle bore, 12" dia 4 jaw chuck, s/n n/a
  • STANDARD MODERN SERIES 2000 Toolroom lathe with 11" swing, 20" centers, 50-1500 rpm, 1.250" spindle bore, inch threading, 6" 3 jaw chuck, s/n n/a
  • POREBA gap bed engine lathe with 28" swing, 130" centers, 31/4" spindle bore, 10-1000 rpm, inch/metric threading, steadies, coolant


  • MAXMILL 2HP Ram type vertical mill with 9" X 42" table, 75-2750 rpm, power feed table, s/n 418
  • BLAST-IT-ALL Blast cabinet with 36" X 24" chamber
  • MFG-UNKNOWN Hydraulic 'H' frame shop press
  • DAKE #3 Arbor press
  • CANOX C-250E-HF 250 Amp arc welder s/n 1C616640
  • LAPMASTER 15 Lapping machine with 15" dia lapping plate, s/n C-20074
  • MFG UNKNOWN 100 ton capacity power tank turning rolls with 21" dia rubber lined turning rolls


  • GARDNER-DENVER 25HP Tank mounted air compressor
  • HYDROVANE 6600H 20HP Air compressor s/n 13RU18982
  • HYDROVANE 36CK Gas powered portable air compressor s/n 16HV206509
  • KAESER TCH-26 Air dryer
  • CLEAVER-BROOKES M142-15 Natural gas boiler, s/n S-35962
  • TCM FCG25N6 LPG forklift with 5,000lb capacity, 3 stage mast, 189" lift, solid tires, s/n 48801426
  • TORO CCR-2450 Snow blower


  • DODGE (2011) JOURNEY R/T AWD SUV with 69,735 k/m, automatic transmission, leather interior, keyless entry, sunroof, VIN 3C4PDDFG3CT166485
  • CHEVROLET (2010) SILVERADO 4.8L pick-up truck with 134,375 k/m, automatic transmission, 8' box, bed liner, power lift tailgate, VIN 1GCPCPEA6AZ105137
  • FORD (2004) F-150 XLT, 5.4L Triton, Extended cab pick-up truck with 158,687 k/m, automatic transmission, 8' box, bed liner, VIN 1FTVX12534NB64237
  • ATLAS (2007) 16.5' Enclosed trailer with tandem axle, VIN 5HCKC16257E009655


  • Very large offering of valves including gate, safety, check, ball, quick & slow opening, globe, butterfly,control, pressure regulators, knife gate, as well as spare parts.
  • ALSO: Standard Modern and others vertical and horizontal valve testing machines upto 2000lb psi, 40+ sections of pallet racking upto 16' high, bench grinders, abrasive cut-off saw, hand tools, power tools, strapping caddies, ladders, oxy/acet torches, rolling tool boxes, etc.


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.


A Buyer's Premium of 16% for all onsite bidders and 18% for all Webcast (Remote) bidders will apply at this 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