On January 10, 2012 EquipNet will be a hosting a live and webcast auction in Las Piedras, Puerto Rico. This auction comes as the result of the compelete closure of the Unilever Cotton Swab manufacturing facility. The auction event is set to begin at 10 AM ET and will showcase a number of important cotton swab making equipment items and support equipment including generators, laboratory equipment, truck forklifts, stainless steel and poly tanks, air compressors, chillers, water towers, and machine shop equipment. Here’s a sneak sneak peek at a few beautiful items that deserve a place in the spotlight:
First is listing number 303042 the Dearco Model CS1000B Duplex Cantilevered Slitter Rewinder With US1300B Unwind in both NEW AND UNUSED condition. According to the manufacturer, this piece features a Shaftless Unwind Stand with dual A.C. flux factor drive package and many other unique features such as automatic offload of finished rolls upon completion of the rewind, a colored touch screen for ease of use, and capabilities that automatically position knives and cores. For complete specifications of this piece please visit the equipment page or view the equipment video.
Another piece of featured equipment in this auction is the 2008 Trützschler Bale Opener System listing number 287133. This system features a production speeds up to 2000 kg/hour, Fully automated bale work-off, gives the operator the ability to separate lay-down of different cotton qualities in different lines is possible and ranks high in safety ratings. For the complete information on this listing click here.
Last, but not least, is the Trane CentraVac Water Centrifugal Chiller, listing number 246170. This piece comes equip with a Trane Adaptive Control, electric panel, and oil pump motor. Operating at 1800 RPM and 125 HP, this chiller is sure to please. Delivered complete with user manual!
To see more items listed in this auction, check out the preliminary lot catalog on the Unilever Las Piedras Auction Page. Want to see this equipment and more in person? Inspections will be held today, Monday, January 9th at the Unilever Las Piedras facility. As always, please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have about this or other auctions.