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Important online auction of recycling plants for waste processing

Cologne, 29 July 2013 - The internationally renowned industrial auctioneer Troostwijk will sell various recycling plants and equipment for waste processing of the company Trockenstabilatanlage Aßlar GmbH & Co. KG (Hermann- Hofmann-Group) via an important online auction, including amongst others shredders, pellet presses, conveyors and a complete energetic recycling plant.
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Poskytovatelé služeb v zemědělství jsou pod tlakem

Amsterdam, 17 November 2011 - Troostwijk Auctions – největší aukce roku. Nedostatečná efektivita, obtížné hledání personálu a vysoké náklady na údržbu strojního zařízení. To jsou časté problémy v zemědělském sektoru, které přiměly majitele zemědělské společnosti Loonbedrijf Baert po 77 letech existence svůj podnik uzavřít. Troostwijk Auction tak bude 12. prosince prodávat v dražbě strojní zařízení a zbylé vnitřní vybavení. Jedná se o aukci v řádu jednoho miliónu eur, pro Troostwijk největší za letošní rok.

Bauknecht/Whirlpool dishwasher manufacturing plant to be sold

Köln, 13 October 2011 - International auctioneer Troostwijk Auktionen GmbH & Co. KG has announced the sale of a fully integrated dishwasher manufacturing plant located in Neunkirchen, Germany. The plant was operated by Bauknecht and Whirlpool Europe and is available for immediate sale. Interested parties have until 17th August 2011 to bid for the machinery and equipment.

Troostwijk Germany in the news

Köln, 25 July 2011 - Several articles are placed in the media about Troostwijk Auctions in Germany. Below you will find the copies of these articles.
Das Krankenhaus 2009
Frankfurter Rundschau 2009
Maschinenmarkt 2010
Usetec 2011

Inventory Opel Antwerp up for Auction

Antwerp, 17 May 2011 - Antwerp, 11 May 2011. A large number of goods from the ex-Opel plant in Antwerp will be offered for sale on the auction website Troostwijk NV. In a six-day sale from May 23 to May 30, bidders have the opportunity to bid on more than 6,000 lots including 500 robots, metalworking machinery, warehouse equipment, workshop equipment, mass catering equipment and offices.
De Tijd, 24 May 2011
De Tijd, 28 May 2011

From Under The Microscope to Under The Hammer

Sheffield, 10 March 2011 - Troostwijk Auctions have confirmed their instruction by the Forensic Science Service (FSS) to conduct an unprecedented online auction sale of forensic science equipment. On Thursday 7th April the virtual hammer will fall on hundreds of nearly new analytical instruments and specialist forensic science equipment as part of the FSS’s ongoing transformation.

End of Train Production in Prague: Everything Up for Auction

Prague, 22 January 2011 - In 2008, production was at full throttle at the Siemens plant out at Zličín in Prague. Today, the production is now history. The huge production hall has been changed into a “supermarket” where people are arriving to view the large choice of drilling machines or lathes. They can try to win them in the online auction.
What Siemens did not transport back to Germany was sold to Troostwijk, a Dutch auction company, which is now selling the lots on the Internet until January 28th, 2010. Wednesday and Tuesday were the viewing days at the plant to see the physical components.

Europe’s biggest clean room goes under the hammer.

Sheffield, 17 december 2010 - The former Hyundai factory in Dunfermline, Scotland, dubbed locally as the ‘Hyundai White Elephant’ is set to be transformed into a centre for the renewable energy sector. Hyundai’s original plans to open a semi conductor facility never came to fruition, despite the £80 million spent on installing top of the range site utilities. The site has changed hands several times since Hyundai’s exit, firstly being sold to Motorola and subsequently to Freescale.

Aconda Paper's asset sale - carried out by Troostwijk Auctions

Barcelona, 11 May 2010 - The sale of the emblematic paper mill ACONDA PAPER S.A will be managed by the multinational TROOSTWIJK AUCTIONS, European leader in valuations and liquidations of industrial assets, with 18 local offices spread over 16 European countries.

Bargain hunters visit insolvency auctions site

Amsterdam, 10 May 2009 - Industrial Auction website, Troostwijk Auctions has seen an increase of 65% in the number of internet auctions in the beginning of 2009 compared with the first months of 2008. The number of unique visitors to their website increased by 250%, visiting primarily insolvency auctions.