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Jan. 12, 2012: HVACR, Office, and Warehouse Equipment Valued at $2.5 Million Hits the Auction Block

January 12, 2012
SOUTH EL MONTE, Calif. — More than $2.5 million worth of HVACR equipment and parts, along with office and warehouse equipment, is going up for auction this month as part of the liquidation of South El Monte, Calif.-based Burke Engineering Co.

Online bidding for the company’s assets is scheduled to open on Jan. 13 and close on Jan. 19. The auction is being conducted under the direction of Tiger Group’s Remarketing Services Division, by order of court-appointed receiver Stapleton Group. An on-site preview at Burke’s headquarters at 9700 Factorial Way in South El Monte, will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 18.

The auction features HVACR controls, equipment, tools, and supplies from such manufacturers as Belimo, Emerson, EWC Controls, Honeywell, Johnson Controls, Kelvinator, Klein Tools, Nu-Calgon, Refrigeration Technologies, Robert Shaw, White Rodgers, and more.

Beyond HVACR equipment, the items up for auction include fixtures from Burke’s closed stores and distribution centers, including pallet racking, stock shelving, pallet movers and storage containers. Rolling stock such as stake-bed trucks and Caterpillar forklifts, as well as office furniture, computers, and other items, will also be on sale.

In addition, Burke’s BEKO business unit is being offered for sale as a complete package, including inventories of thermostat guard and electronic connector parts, along with certain intellectual property to support BEKO’s ongoing operations.

For more information or to bid online, click here.

Publication date: 01/09/2012