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Important online auction of recycling plants for waste processing

Cologne, 28 Luglio 2013 GMT - 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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Agricultural contract companies under pressure

Amsterdam, 17 Novembre 2011 GMT - Largest auction of the year for Troostwijk Auctions. A lack of efficiency, difficulty in finding personnel and high cost of maintaining the machinery. These are common problems in the agricultural sector that forced the owners of agricultural company Loonbedrijf Baert, after 77 years to stop their own business. Troostwijk Auctions will auction the machinery and the remaining household on December 12. It will be an auction of about one million euro’s, the largest auction of the year for Troostwijk.

Bauknecht/Whirlpool dishwasher manufacturing plant to be sold

Köln, 13 Ottobre 2011 GMT - 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 Luglio 2011 GMT - 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 Maggio 2011 GMT - 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 Marzo 2011 GMT - 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, 21 Gennaio 2011 GMT - 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 Dicembre 2010 GMT - 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 Maggio 2010 GMT - 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.

Asta on-line di grande successo in Romania

Amsterdam, 24 Settembre 2009 GMT - Il 22 e il 23 settembre , Troostwijk Auctions ha realizzato un’asta on-line record in Romania . Oggetto della vendita un’importante lotto di mezzi pesanti da trasporto, trattrici e rimorchi, autobus e macchine movimento terra. I beni di proprietà di un’importante società di leasing.

Bargain hunters visit insolvency auctions site

Amsterdam, 9 Maggio 2009 GMT - 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.