True North Hardwood Plywood Inc.

Major 1500 Lot Sale! Largest Woodworking Event of the Year!



Thursday, August 7, 2014
10:00 A.M. EDT

Start Time


Wednesday, August 6, 2014 from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. and morning of auction to start of auction.


Small items: Friday, August 8, 2014 by 5:00 P.M.
Remaining items: Friday, August 29, 2014 by 5:00 P.M.

COMPLETE PLYWOOD MILL, FINISHING DEPARTMENTS, VENEER LINES, SAWING & SANDING LINES, CHIPPING, MAINTENANCE & STORES! FEATURING: CARBOTECH (1996) large capacity RING DEBARKER; COE 96" complete veneer line with lathe, hydraulic charger, conveyors & stackers etc; COE 48" complete veneer line with lathe, hydraulic charger, conveyors & stackers etc; (2) RAUTE 8' & 4' complete dryer lines with feeders, stackers etc; GLOBE (1996) 96" complete trim saw line; DURAND RAUTE sanding & QC inspection line with (2) TIMESAVERS 2 head top and bottom sanders, conveyor & accumulator tables, automated sorting and stacking system, pattern printers etc; CARGATE WESTMINSTER 10' x 5' hydraulic cold press with 24 station DURAND 114" x 54" platten hot press & discharge unit; GLOBE 9' x 4' hydraulic cold press with 30 station DURAND 114" x 54" platten hot press & discharge unit; (2) HEESEMAN (2001) LSM 8 & 9, CNC (5) head widebelt sander with cross sanding unit; BLACK BROTHER (2008) 22D, 8' glue spreader; (6) veneer patchers; COMPLETE KNIFE GRINDING DEPARTMENT; (2) glue spreading lines; (2) FORANO 82" & 58" 200HP chippers; 200HP, 50HP & 40HP wood hogs; LARGE OFFERING OF DUST COLLECTORS, CHIP DELIVERY SYSTEMS & BLOWERS; PETTIBONE C-204-G wheel loader with hydraulic grapple; (2) VOLVO L180 wheel loaders with hydraulic grapples; DODGE (2010) RAM 1500 truck; FORD F-350 XLT welding service truck; FORD F-150 truck; (10+) TOYOTA LPG forklifts; GEHL turbo skid steer; CASE skid steer; GENIE knuckle boom lift; JLG articulated boom lift; SKYJACK scissor lift; (6) COMPAIR air compressors up to 60HP and dryers; COMPLETE MACHINE SHOP consisting of lathes, mills, saws, ironworkers, welders, grinders & more!; LARGE MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR STORES INVENTORY; LARGE OFFERING OF SPARE MACHINE PARTS, ACCESSORIES & WOOD LOG INVENTORY; HUGE SCRAP OPPORTUNITY CONSISTING OF: miles of heavy chain conveyor, stacking and delivery systems, HUGE MOTOR INVENTORY, miles of copper cable, scrap machinery and yard equipment, huge transformers & switchgear inventory, AND MUCH MORE!


Log Alignment Conveyor, Jack Ladder and Slasher Saw w/ 30' x 9', 4 Chain Feed Conveyor, 1996 Carbotech 71-75AA, 30" Ring Debarker w/ Control Room and Operators Console, Conveyor, 7 x Kicker System, Overflow Storage, 140' x 2', 1 Chain, (6) Log Ponds, Runway Chain Conveyor, 100' x 9' x 10', 2 Chain, 3 - Eclipse Pond Heating Model IJ8-V1.1, Controls, Panels, Pumps, Blowers, Swing Saw Single Chain Infeed Conveyor w/ Reversible Feed, 100' x 1' Chain, 1993 SA Manufacturing 54 Log Swing Saw w/ Control Room, Outfeed Conveyor Single Chain 50' x 1' w/ Reversible Feed, (4) Hyd Kickers, 2003 Cutler-Hammer Series 2100 Electrical/Breaker Panel


Wabi Infeed Conveyor & Incline Conveyor for Lathe, size - 26' x 4', 3 Chains, COE Hydraulic Charger for Lathe w/ Hydraulic Power Supply, COE 263, 48" Veneer Lathe w/ Control Room, Hydraulic Power Supply - 2, 20hp Electric Hydraulic Pumps, Powered Transfer Belt Conveyor size - 20' x 4', 3 Belts, Altec Thickness Scanner System w/ Electronic Sensors, Ventek NV 80188 Defect Scanner System w/ Controller located in Operators Booth, LAP Moisture Reader w/ 2 Sensors, Elliott Bay 48" Semi-automatic Veneer Clipper, Durand-Raute 2 Level Diverter size - 10' x 4', 4 Belts, Durand-Raute Double Deck Belt Conveyor size 25' x 4', 3 Belts, Durand-Raute Veneer Stacker w/ Hydraulic Power Supply, Lloyd Controls Electro/Breaker Panel


Infeed 2 Strand Chain Conveyor size - 30' x 7", 1996 Durand-Raute Hydraulic Lathe Charger w/ Durand - Raute Hydraulic Power Supply, 2 - 60 hp. Hydraulic Pumps, 1996 Coe 263, 96"" Veneer Lathe w/ Control Room and Operator Console, 2007 Durand-Raute X-Y-Z Optimizing and Alignment Unit w/ Laser Reader, Daqota Systems Backup Roll & Chuck Upgrade w/ 1990 Hydraulic Power Supply, 1-60 hp, 1-50 hp Hydraulic Pumps, Lathe Outfeed Belt Conveyor size - 120" x 96"", 6 Belts, Main Control Room for Lathe Lines w/ PLC Cabinets, Electrical Cabinets, Ventek Conrollers, Camera Monitoring Stations, Altec Thickness Scanner System w/ 3 Sensors, Ventek NV 80188 Defect Scanner System, LAP Moisture Reader w/ 3 Sensors, 1996 Durand-Raute 96" Rotary Clipper, 2000 Elite Updated Clipper Controller, Durand-Raute 2 Level Diverter w/ Bag House, 2 Electric Blowers, 11 Dust Bags, Conveyor 10' x 8', 7 Bel, Durand-Raute 3 Section Automatic Stacker w/ Outfeed Roller System, 30' x 8', 4 Belts, Cutler Hammer Electrical/Breaker Panel


Raute Wood 8' Dryer Feeder, Scissor Lifts, Rotary Hydraulic Feeder, 3 Station Feeder, 1995 Coe L353, 4 Level Natural Gas Veneer Dryer w/ 3 Zones, 14 Chambers, 1995 Coe Oven Control Panel, 1995 Cutler Hammer Freadom 21 Electrical/Breaker Panel, 1995 Durand-Raute 4 Level Sequential Unloader, 1996 Transport Belt Conveyor size - 25' x 13', 14 Belts, 2004 Ventek 18 Station Moisture Detection System, 2004 Ventek GS 2000 Dry Veneer Grading System w/ Conveyor, 5 Belts, 1996 Durand-Raute 6 Section Automatic Stacker w/ Outfeed Conveyor, 1996 Durand-Raute Controls for Stacker, 1995 Cutler Hammer Freedom 21 Electro/Breaker Panel for Stacker


Coe 4', 3 Station Veneer Dryer Feeder w/ Scissor Lifts, (2) Hydraulic Automatic Feeders, 1 Manuel Feeder, 1995 Coe L353 4 Level Natural Gas Veneer Dryer w/ 3 Zones, 13 Chambers, Belt Outfeed Conveyor size - 20' x 8', 13 Belts, 2005 Ventek 18 Station Moisture Detection System, 1995 Coe Oven Control Panel, Cutler Hammer 9800 Electrical/Breaker Panel


Globe Trim Saw Line (1996) w/ Control Room, Globe Automatic Feeder w/ Infeed Conveyor, Globe First Pass 48" Double Trim Saw, Globe Second Pass 96" Double Trim Saw, 1998 Globe 8 Station Wheel Type Panel Turner, Globe 20' Outfeed Conveyor System w/ Stacker, Globe Spoil Board Outfeed System size - 9' x 4', Cutler Hammer 9800 Electrical/Breaker Panel


Durand Raute Sanding & QC Line w/ Control Booth, Chain Infeed Conveyor size - 11' x 5', 3 Chains, Automatic Scissor Lift Feeder w/ Platform 6' x 3', Roller Conveyor w/ Spoilboard Kick Out size - 10' x 5', 3 Chain, Transport Belt Conveyor w/ (2) Edge Sanders, conveyor 20' x 4', 2 Belts, 1996 Timesavers 452-5PBT, 2 Head Pass Through Bottom Sander, Transport Belt Conveyor size -10' x 4', 2 Belts, 1996 Timesavers 452-5PBT, 3 Head Top Sander, Belt Conveyor Transport w/ Accumulator Lift, conveyor 16' x 4', 2 Belts, Grading QC System w/ Control Booth, conveyor 9' x 3', 2 Belts, Durand Raute Automated Sorting and Stacking System w/ 5 Section Stacking System, 2003 Samuel Multiply Nailing Pattern Printer w/ Main Print Head and 25 Secondary Print Heads, Operators Controller


Cargate Westminster Cold Press #1 w/ Pre-Press, 10' x 5', Infeed Conveyor System w/ 2 Chain Cross Transfer, 12' x 10', Durand 24 Platen Veneer Hot Press w/ Platen size 114" x 54", Hydraulic Charge Unit w/ 24 Platen Discharge Unit, Semi-Automatic Outfeed Unit, Electric/Hydraulic Scissor Lift w/ Roller Conveyor 6' x 2'


Globe Cold Press w/ Pre Press 9' x 4', 1996 Durand Raute 30 Platen Veneer Hot Press w/ Platen size - 114" x 54", 2002 Spartek Automatic Hydraulic Infeed System w/ Scissor Lift, 2 Suction Cap., Durant Raute Automatic Press Loader/Unloader w/ 30 Sheet Capacity System, Hydraulic Sheet Stacker w/ Scissor Lift, Outfeed Roller, 30 Sheet, 6' x 3', 1996 Cutler Hammer Freedom Electro/Breaker Panel


Dust Collector, Debarker Cyclone, 16' Dia., 2000 Murphy Dust Collector w/ 125 hp. Northern Blower, Bag House #3, and Fines, 12' Dia., Airlock, Screw Conveyor, 30' x 14' Dia., 2002 Cutler Hammer Freedom 21 Electro/Breaker Panel w/ PLC Control System for Debarking Line, Dust Collection System Ducting, 6 - Clarke's High Speed Abort Gates, Clarke's Backdraft Dampers, Blowers, Dust Collector, Bag House #1, Chipper Bin, Simon Day Dust Collector, Bag House #2, 50 Hp, Clarkes Pyro Guard Spark Detection System


Heesemann (2001) LSM 8, 5 Head Widebelt Pass Through Sander w/ Cross Sanding Belt, CNC control
Heesemann (2001) LSM 9, 5 Head Widebelt Pass Through Sander w/ Cross Sanding Belt, CNC control
Black Brother (2008)  22D 1175 SPR 8' Glue Spreader
(6) Raimann Veneer Patcher w/ (3) Gravity, Hydraulic Lift, Model ASA 1650 12952
Shop Made Multiple Rip Saw w/ Hydraulic Scissor Lift, 12” blade
Durand-Raute Fishtail Saw (2000)w/ 4 Chain Transport, 72" Dia.
Durand Raute 8' Veneer Composer w/ Tilt Hoist Infeed, Outfeed Roller, 8 Head Stitcher, Nordson Glue Applicator, PLC Controls
Hashimoto NVW, 4' Veneer Composer w/ In & Outfeed System, 4 Stitching Heads, Nordson Glue Applicator, PLC Controls
Reform  (2000)5 Knife Grinder w/ Magnetic Knife Hold Down
Goeckel G 65 Knife Grinder w/ Magnetic Knife Hold Down
Unknown (2009) 690 RVS Edge Grinder
Shop Made Double Core Saw w/ In/Outfeed, Strapping, 2 Saw Blades, 96" cap.
Rockwell 33-062, 16" Radial Arm Saw
Delta 34-444C, 10" Table Saw
Burrel Q5-0 Batch Bundle Turner
Fusion Metal (2000) 8' Putty Line w/ Bundle Turner, Scissor Lifts, Inspection Stations and Conveyors
Safety Speed Cut 5860-78 Vertical Panel Saw
(5) Pentalift Hydraulic Scissor Lifts w/ Veneer Grading, 5' x 2' Platforms , 4000 lb. cap.
Approx 30 - Shop Made Metal Transport Carts (Approx 30), 102" x 48"
Approx 30 - Shop Made Transport Boxes, Metal Frame, 8' x 3'
(4) Waste Hopper, 170" x 65"
(20) Shop Made Log Hoppers, 39" x 31"


Overhead Crane Bridge and Trolley w/ 1000 lb cap. Electric Hoist
KITO 5 Ton Electric Hoist w/ 5 Ton Top Riding Bridge Crane
KITO 2 Ton Electric Hoist w/ 2 Ton Bridge Crane
Kito Crane 5 Ton Electric Hoist w/ 5 Ton Bridge Crane
CM Airstar A380310, 3 Ton Electric Hoist 
CM Cyclone 2 Ton Crane
Yale 3 Ton Electric Hoist
CM Loadstar 1/2 Ton Electric Hoist


Globe 96" Glue Spreader w/ Motorized In/Outfeed, 108"
(2) Globe 48" Glue Spreader w/ Motorized In/Outfeed


Forano 58" Chipper w/ 200 Hp. Drive
Vibro Tech 20' x 2' Vibrating  Infeed Conveyor w/ Metal Detector
Forano 82" Chipper w/ 200 Hp Drive
IDS 8' x 1' Infeed Conveyor w/ Metal Detector
1996 Bruks 602CM Wood Hog w/ 50 Hp Drive
Greenheck 13-IPO-9, 25 hp. Electric Blower
Unknown 40 Hp Wood Hog
Greenheck 16-IPO-SD-9 Electric Blower
WSM 4032B1 Debarker Line Wood Hog w/ 200 Hp. Drive


Dodge (2010) Ram 1500 Hemi Pickup Truck
Ford (1997) F150 Pickup Truck
Toyota 7FGCU35-BCS LPG Forklift w/ 3 Stage Mast, Side Shift, 7000 lb. Cap.
Toyota 52-6FGCU30 LPG Forklift w/ 3 Stage Mast, Side Shift
Toyota 7FGCU30 LPG Forklift w/ 3 Stage Mast, Side Shift, 5000 lb. cap.
Toyota 52-6FGCU30 LPG Forklift w/ 3 Stage Mast, Side Shift, 6000 lb. cap.
Toyota FGC 35 LPG Forklift w/ 3 Stage Mast, Side Shift
Toyota 52-6FGCU30 LPG Forklift w/ 3 Stage Mast, Side Shift
Toyota 52-6FGCU30 LPG Forklift w/ 3 Stage Mast, Side Shift, 5000 lb. cap.
Toyota 52-6FGCU35-BCS LPG Forklift w/  3 Stage Mast, Side Shift, 7750 lb. cap.
Toyota 7FGCU30 LPG Forklift w/ 3 Stage Mast, Side Shift, 6000 lb. cap.
Gehl 4640 Turbo Skid Steer Loader w/ 60 Hp. Engine
Genie Z30-20N Knuckle Boom Lift
JLG 450 AJ Articulated Boom Lift
Pettibone C-204-G Wheel Loader  w/ Rotobec Hydraulic Grapple
Case 1825B Skid Steer Loader w/ Bucket
Ford F350 XLT Welding Truck
Skyjack FGC 35 Electric Platform Lift
Tennant 6400 Floor Sweeper
Volvo L180HL Wheel Loader w/ Hydraulic Grapple
Volvo L180C Wheel Loader w/ Hydraulic Grapple


Comp Air 6060 Screw Type Air Compressor w/ 60 Hp Drive
(5) Comp Air 6060 WL Screw Type Air Compressors w/ 60 Hp Drives
1995 Bas Kim HL-1020 Air Dryer
Comp Air AP-1000-AP-PEC Air Dryer


Delta 28-275, 14" Bandsaw
2007 King Canada 31822, 6" Belt Sander w/ 9" Disk Sander
Eafle P3120H1 Air Compressor
1999 Delta 16 1/2" Pedestal Drill Press
1994 King Canada KC-201C, 2 Bag Dust Collector
2004 King 10" Sliding Compound Mitre Saw
Delta 10" Radial Arm Saw
1998 King 10" Table Saw
1998 Baxter Verticut 260 Horizontal Band Saw w/ Roll Conveyor Infeed
Ametek MC 50T Bend Rollers
2001 Motivation LCH5 Forklift Boom
CMC Manual Metal Lathe
Frejoth Z5040 Gear Head Drill
Ford-Smith 12" Freestanding Grinder
Black & Decker 9" Bench Grinder
Black & Decker 4325 Bench Grinder
Algoma 50 Ton Hydraulic Shop Press
Milwaukee 4200 Magnetic Drill
Parkson 5 1/2 hp. Universal Milling Machine
1996 Piranha P50 50 Ton Iron Worker
Sofia Invicta Metal Lathe
New York Blower Welding Fume Blower w/  Approx 5 Hp, 24" Dia. Collector Arm
Lincoln Electric Idealarc 250 Mig Welder
Miller Millermatic 200 Mig Welder
Thermal Dynamics Thermal Arc 300 GMS Welder
Lincoln Electric LN25 Mig Welder
Miller Dimension 400 Mig Welder
Miller Spectrum 2050 Plasma Cutter
Hobart IR-800 Mig Welder
Lincoln Electric Ranger 305G Gas Powered Portable Welder




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