Toyota Altona Car Plant Online Auction

Sale no: 3014115

Sale closed

Toyota Altona Car Plant Online Auction
Sale type
Online Pickup
Start time
30/11/2017 3.00 PM AEDT
06/12/2017 4.05 PM AEDT
Deliver to
Pickup Only VIC
Sale location
Gate 4, 494 Grieve Parade, Altona North, VIC
Buyers premium
Sales Support
GraysOnline Help Centre
Under instructions from
Toyota Motor Corporation Australia Pty Ltd
Reason for sale
Closure of Toyota Altona Car Manufacturing Plant

Scott Matthews or (p) +61 3 8726 9100, (m) +61 400 827 333

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Catalogue and Bidding available from 30/11/2017 3.00 PM AEDT

Caterpiller 2000Kva Standby Genset

Caterpiller 2000Kva Standby Genset
  • 16 Cylinder Diesel Engine
  • 105 hours
  • Build Date: 1992

(3) Aluminium Tower Melting Furnaces

(3) Aluminium Tower Melting Furnaces
  • 6 Tonne – Furnace Engineering, MFG Year 2003, Model ZPF – S-G 2.0 T 6.0. Natural Gas; 750 degrees maximum, including Gas Bubble Fluxing, Transfer Ladle and Heater.
  • 10 Tonne – Major, MFG Year 2002, 750 degrees maximum.
  • 8 Tonne - - Furnace Engineering, MFG Year 2013, Model B2625, Temperature Range 900-1150 degrees Celsius, with transfer ladle and heater.

Furnace Cleaner

Furnace Cleaner
  • Hencon Model 80v, telescopic arm

Overhead Travelling Cranes

Overhead Travelling Cranes
  • 25 Tonne Capacity, (2 available) Demag and Konecranes, MFG Year 2011 and 2002, 20m span
  • 40 Tonne Capacity, Konecranes, MFG date 2005, 30m span
  • 10 Tonne Capacity, Demag, 10m span
  • Various cranes up to 2 Tonne capacity

Engine Plant and Equipment

Engine Plant and Equipment
  • Robotic Engine Storage System – (2) Nachi Handling robots ST210TF, MFG 2013.
  • Heat Treatment Oven
  • NC Lathes (Camshaft), Fuji GN30, (2 available), MFG Year 2005, 8 tool, twin turret.
  • Engine Block Robotic Leak Tester, Cosmo with Nachi AT22 robot, MFG 2011.
  • CMM’s, Precision Impact 8.10.7. (2 available)
  • Sandblasting Cabinet, W.Granowski, (internal dimensions: 2100mm L x 2100 W x 1600mmH), MFG Year 2003.
  • Robotic Handling Cell, Kawasaki ZX165U, MFG Year 2009

Assembly Plant and Equipment

Assembly Plant and Equipment
  • Wheel Nut runners, Atlas Copco, MFG date 2006, Torque controllers.
  • Filling Stations – Brake Fluid, A/C, Petrol, Diesel, Radiator

Hydraulic Hemming Presses

Hydraulic Hemming Presses
  • 150 Tonne Capacity, 4 post hydraulic, (Qty 17 available) Brands: Marand, Takatsu, Futuba.

Mixing Tanks, Supply Systems & Application Robots

Mixing Tanks, Supply Systems & Application Robots
  • Paint/ Solvent Mixing and supply Stations, (QTY 34 Available), Brands: Haden Drysys, APV; 86L, 295L, 500L, 1300L; complete with Graco pumps; stainless steel.
  • PVC Bulk supply system, APV, 9000Litre tank and others, incl pumps
  • Sealer Supply System, APV 3000 & 800 Litre tanks, incl pumps
  • Underbody Sealing Robots, Fanuc Model S-10 on traverse tracks
  • Diaphragm Pumps, Graco Husky 515

Plant Services

Plant Services
  • Centrifugal Compressors, Centac Ingersoll Rand, 430kw or 750kw (QTY 4 Available)
  • Automatic Packaged Boilers, Maxitherm, 6000kw.
  • Water Cooled Chillers, Trane, 267kw, 269kw (QTY 2 Available)
  • Cooling towers, BAC & Aqua Cool (QTY 2 systems Available)
  • Coolant Recycling System
  • Desiccant Air Dryers, Domnick Hunter, 246L or 392L (QTY 8 Available)

General Plant and Equipment

General Plant and Equipment
  • Stainless Steel Storage Tanks, 65000L & 30000L.
  • Resin Feed & Drying System, 2 dryers, 2 hoppers, Labotek CD800, with Silo
  • CMM, Bravo DEA4308, table 7m x 2.4m x 40mm, Controller MFG 2005
  • Transfer Robot, Motoman ERCR-UP130-RE10, MFG 2003, Yasnac XRC Controller
  • Robotic Blank Washing Line, 2 Robots, oil tank & associated equipment
  • Training Robots, Motoman ERCR-EA1400N-AT08, MFG 2005, NX100 controller. (QTY 2)
  • Spray Booth & Bake Oven, Lowbake
  • Hot Water Tank, Stainless Steel Jacketed, 12000L
  • AC drives, Allen Bradley Powerflex 700H (QTY 14 Available)
  • Phosphate Filter Press, Diemme (sludge press), MFG 2005
  • Mig Welding Robot Cell, Kawasaki FA20N, date: 2005.
  • Sealing Robot Cell, Nachi SC50F. Date: 2006
  • Relocatable Buildings
  • Diesel and Electric Fire Pumps, 15KW

Conditions of Sale

This sale is pick up only from Altona North, Victoria.

These Assets are used therefore inspection is highly recommended prior to bidding. Descriptions & photos should be used as a guide only.

Collection of assets is the responsibility of the purchaser. Delivery is not available. Asset packaging and removal are the purchaser's responsibility in the time frame specified for this sale. Goods not collected within this time frame will be deemed abandoned.

Invoice totals exceeding $5000 must be paid by direct deposit.

For example:

Successful Bid Price is $1000 + 15% Buyers Premium = $1150 +10% GST = Invoice Total of $1265.00 + (delivery fee if applicable)

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Please take care when placing a bid, as once your bid is placed it cannot be altered or withdrawn.

Graysonline will not be organising transport of goods. Please consider this prior to bidding.

Sale Information

This Sale is GST Exclusive

Successful Bid Price is $1000 + 15% Buyers Premium = $1150 +10% GST = Invoice Total of $1265.00 + (delivery fee if applicable)

Product Condition - Please refer to the individual lot description for product condition. Most lots have pictures assigned to them. These should be taken as a guide only.

Payment - Invoice totals exceeding $5000 must be paid by direct deposit within 2 days of auction closing.

Contact for an exact invoice total. Please note that personal or company cheques will not be accepted. For invoices totalling less than $5000, your credit card will be debited within 2 days of auction closing. To assist in the processing of payments please have funds available. Invoice totals exceeding $5000 will not be split.

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Original Retail Prices: In certain circumstances, an item for sale on the site may display the manufacturers Original Retail price (ORP). All ORPs are prices supplied by the manufacturer (or retailer) of the item at the time of the items original sale, and therefore such ORPs may not be current at the time of the online auction of the item. Graysonline takes no responsibility for the display of ORPs on any item it offers for sale at an online auction on its site, and hereby advises all bidders to satisfy themselves as to the value of the item being auctioned.

Special Sale Terms

Occupational Health & Safety Asset Removal and Reuse

GraysOnline warns buyers that all plant offered for sale at Auction may not be fit for use in a workplace. It is the buyers/users responsibility to ensure that it is brought to a state necessary to comply with the Occupational Health & Safety Act and is fit for purpose.

The cost and responsibility for all aspects of asset removal lies with the buyer. All work carried out by the buyer or his/her agent must be in accordance with relevant site and/or industry conditions as well as to the instructions of GraysOnline Auctions and our vendor.

A summary of these types of enforceable requirements is as follows:

  • Persons under the age of 15 years of age will not be permitted on site unless accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times
  • Tradespeople eg electricians, plumbers etc will be required to produce relevant licence before commencing work on site
  • Forklift, crane drivers, riggers etc will be required to produce license before commencing work on site
  • It is a condition of entry to site that all visitors comply with any directions given by GraysOnline staff or representatives
  • Work carried out on this site must be done in a manner compliant with all Occupational Health & Safety legislation
  • All power tools and equipment used on this site must be tested (tagged) safe for use in accordance with AS3760 service testing and inspection of electrical equipment
  • GraysOnline will specify, based on the hazards present on the site, the mandatory personal protective equipment required to be worn prior to approval being given for entry to the site, eg safety footwear, safety eyewear, hard hats etc
  • The use of certified equipment, harnesses, work platforms etc will be required for any work carried out above 1.8 metres

Online Auction Closing

Typically, auctions are over at their posted times. There are some exceptions to this, however, if there are any successful bids on a particular lot within 10 minutes of the close of the online auction (the "Going, Going, Gone! Period"), it will be extended until there are no successful bids within the "Refresh Period".

There is no limit to the number of times an online auction can be extended. This makes GraysOnline work more like a live auction where the bidding doesn't stop as long as there is still interest in the product, rather than assigning an arbitrary cut-off time. This means it is a good idea to watch the action as the auction nears closing time and to check back often.



Inspection of the assets is highly recommended. Bids on assets in this sale should be made based on your inspection and assessment of the goods. Descriptions and photographs should be used as a guide only. If you are unsure do not bid as no refunds will be given.

Inspection of the assets can be made at the following times:

By Appointment with the Project Manager - Grant Nicholson 0448 717 015 or email

Location ~ Gate 4, 494 Grieve Parade, Altona North, Victoria.

Please ensure you are wearing the following PPE when visiting the Toyota Altona site – Long sleeves, long pants, construction helmet, safety glasses, steel capped safety shoes/boots and a Hi-vi vest.

Asset Collection

Asset Collection

Delivery is not an option for this sale. The removal of the goods is the buyer's responsibility.

The items are located at Toyota Altona Car Plant, Gate 4, 494 Grieve Parade, Altona North, Victoria.

  • The area is defined as a worksite and in accordance with the requirements of the VIC OH&S Act 2004, site removal activities must be conducted in a safe manner. In order to manage and minimise site risks. The assets have been categorised into type A or B Assets.

The removal of Type "B" assets has the potential of high risk, therefore the Buyer’s removal contractor must be approved by Toyota Motor Corporation Australia (TMCA). The assets must be collected from February to April 2018 or otherwise stipulated in the asset lot description and By Appointment only with Ryan Stephens on 0419 980 526 or email

TMCA need to ensure that all contractors comply with their legislative obligations, policies, procedures and standards. Contractors must submit the attached information at least 2 weeks prior to their proposed commencement of work. For more information regarding the Contractor Pre-qualification Requirements please contact the TMCA closure team contact – David George 0409 150 121.

New Contractors Can Register Their Pre-Qualification Paperwork Via The Linksafe Website - See Link -

Click Here! These Details Will Be Sent To David George at TMCA For Approval.

Alternatively, TMCA have pre-qualified the attached list of contractors to perform removal work on site, please feel free to contact them to obtain a quote.

Pick up can only be made once cleared funds are received. Purchasers cannot pick up until full invoice is paid.

Please advise Graysonline of your removal/collection arrangements, the following contractor package must be faxed or emailed to Sue or 03 8726 9160.

An invoice will be available for collection when you pick up your goods.

Once assets are removed the transaction between GraysOnline and the bidder is deemed complete. There will be no recourse beyond this time, even in the event of third party collections. If you are unsure please refrain from bidding.

Important Information: Please note it is the purchaser’s responsibility to ensure the safe removal of their lots and provide suitably qualified personnel to remove their lots. All lots have been electrically disconnected. Occupational Health and Safety regulations apply to this site. Any questions regarding the removal of any lots should be directed to the enquiries name or phone number indicated on sale web page.

Contractors Pre-Qualification Requirements

Toyota Approved Contractors List

Third Party Pick Up

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  • a copy of your winner’s e-mail
  • a photocopy of your photo ID
  • a signed letter of authority permitting GraysOnline staff to release your purchases to the third party.

Surplus Equipment to Sell

Surplus Equipment to Sell
  • For an obligation free appraisal and quote please contact
Lloyd Gourel

today on 03 8726 9100 or email

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