26 September, 2015

Diverse assets on offer in liquidation disposal auction


Michael James Organisation will host a liquidation disposal auction offering a diverse range of goods, from office furniture and equipment to medical equipment, tooling, art and catering equipment, at its Somerset West warehouse on Tuesday, 29 September.

“The auction will comprise well-maintained, quality assets from various liquidated companies and insolvent estates, and the auction floor will be full of extremely interesting items,” says the auction house’s CJ du Toit.

Office furniture

The office furniture on offer will include desks, an L-shaped work station, a reception desk, boardroom tables, a leather typist’s chair, visitors’ and executives’ chairs, four-drawer steel filing cabinets stationery cabinets and credenzas.

A variety of office equipment will also be available, such as a Mecer 755118 laptop; a Sanyo Proxtrax PLC-XU75 Multiverse projector; computerware including a Lenovo CPU (server), other CPUs, monitors and printers; photocopiers, shredders; wooden and aluminium podiums,  and display units, says Du Toit.

A number of miscellaneous items will also be found in this section of the auction, including bar fridges, microwave ovens, a Samsung Jet S8003 mobile navigator and a Fujifilm Fine Pix S40000 camera and bag, among others.

Medical equipment

The medical equipment category will feature goods such as a Warm Touch 501-5800 patient warmer, a Vaculta negative pressure wound therapy unit, a Warmflo FW588 fluid warming system, a Welch Allyn solid state procedure headlight system, 40 Covidien Kendall VS5000 volumetric exercisers, as well as other equipment and samples, he adds.


Tooling, including a Bosch bench grinder, two work tables, each with a vice, and wooden work benches will be among the items that will go under the hammer, as will various air compressors, 12 red steel ramps, industrial and other shelving, wooden and aluminium stepladders, a locker unit and a battery charger.


Du Toit says that a collection of 43 block-mounted, oil on canvas works, representing various Genres of art and signed “Ellie”, will also be available.

Catering equipment   

In addition, the auction will include catering equipment from a pizza take-away shop, with items such as stainless steel under-counter fridges, various glass-door display fridges, and a stainless steel three-and-a-half door under-counter pizza/sandwich preparation fridge available.

“A Pizzicato dough mixer, a stainless steel double-bowl pot sink, a stainless steel glass washer, an urn, a food warmer, white PVC food containers and loads more items will also be available,” he says.

All the auction items may be viewed daily from 9am to 4pm on weekdays at 63 Victoria Street, Somerset West and the auction will be held at the same venue at 10am on 29 September.

A detailed catalogue will be available for download on www.michaeljames.co.za

All terms and conditions will apply.

For further information, contact the Michael James Organisation offices on 021 851 7007.