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HABA-Making Equipment On the Auction Block

March 3, 2014

Online and on-site bidding is March 20 and 21.

A multinational health & beauty products and toothpaste manufacturer has selected  Union Standard Equipment, Bronx,
NY and Harry Davis & Company, to auction its equipment surplus. The sale, March 20 and 21, will take place at the plant
and online at

Processing, packaging, material handling and lab equipment is included in the sale, as well as hundred of stainless
steel pumps and valves.

“If you manufacture toothpaste, other personal care, pharmaceutical or food products, you won’t want to miss this sale,” said Andy Greenberg, co-­president, Union Standard Equipment Co. “Rarely do you find this many beautiful stainless steel tanks and well-­maintained processors and tube filling lines."

Highlights of the auction will include more than 200 stainless steel tanks and silos ranging from 175 to 3,400 gallons; (6) 2006 A&B 320-­liter skid-­mounted stainless steel pre-­mix tanks with Lightnin’ agitators (3 skid-­mounted, 3 individual); (5) Fryma Koruma DISHO 5,200-­‐liter-­‐capacity jacketed, vacuum processors; a Dispax Reactor System; (4) IWKA TFS30-­‐2 tube fillers with TZ-­201 cassette feeders & CPSR cartoners; Norden 2000 tube filler; Ramsey and Mettler-­Toledo checkweighers (new in 2012); IMA, Schneider & Edson case erectors & packers; Skinetta & Pester bundlers; Nordson gluers; Markem printers; Blen-­‐Cal code readers.

In addition, material handling highlights include two Fanuc robot palletizers and more than 40 forklifts and pallet jacks. Water  purification equipment for sale will include a US Filter USP Reverse Osmosis Water System; Marlo Reverse Osmosis System; AquaFine US Lights; Dual Sand Filter; Water Softener; and a Steritron Dual Loop Ozone System.

Detailed information about the auction, including equipment photos, auction catalog, registration and inspection information, is available at the auctioneer’s website,, or by calling 412-­765-­1170.
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