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2009 Toshiba 215MW Steam Turbine Generator - EOI

Sale no: 3017210

Sale closed

2009 Toshiba 215MW Steam Turbine Generator - EOI
Sale type
Assets For Sale
Sale date/time
Sale location
Bell Bay, Tasmania, Australia, TAS
Buyers premium
Under instructions from
Korda Mentha
In the matter of
Gunns Limited (Receivers and Managers Appointed)
Reason for sale

Matthew Fraser matthew.fraser@grays.com.au or (m) +61 (0)488 064 350




  • Extraction & condensing
  • Inlet pressure: 104 bar
  • Output: 215MW
  • MP2: 22 bar
  • MP1: 10 bar
  • LP: 4.5 bar
  • Feed Water: 0.4 bar
Minimum load:
  • No extractions
  • Only bleeds
  • Steam flow: 45 kg/s
Maximum load:
  • Steam flow: 270 kg/s


  • 250 MVA
  • Air to Water Cooled
  • 18 kV
  • 8019 A
  • 50 Hz
  • 3000 rpm


  • Average: 17 ºC
  • Min: 15 ºC
  • Max: 25 ºC


  • Total weight: ~2,800 Freight ton
  • Total items: 74
Heavy Lifts:
  • Condenser Top Cover: 2 x 15 ton
  • Condenser: 2 x 85 ton
  • Turbine: 268 ton
  • Generator: 277 ton


  • Total weight:~2,800 Freight ton
  • Total items: 74
  • Condenser Top Cover: 2 x 15 ton
  • Condenser: 2 x 85 ton
  • Turbine: 268 ton
  • Generator: 277 ton
  • Misc: 50 ton
  • Total: 795 ton
  • Misc: 2,800 – 795 = ~ 2,000 m3 wooden boxes

Storage Conditions

Storage Conditions

Delivered 2009, currently stored indoors and secured, Turbine & Generator completely sealed, silica gel is inserted in the Turbine & Generator and regularly replaced. Equipped with electronic monitoring sensors for humidity & temperature with criteria from Toshiba for storage, monitoring report generated monthly, inspection of unit every (2) weeks, thorough Inspections were done every (6) months until 2012, then yearly, inspection protocols available.

Conditions of Sale

Conditions of Sale

This sale is pick up only from Bell Bay Pulp Mill, Tasmania.

These Assets are used therefore inspection is highly recommended prior to bidding, description & 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 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.

A Buyers Premium of 5% + 10% GST applies to all lots purchased in this auction.

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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.

This Sale has a 5% Buyers Premium ie Successful Bid Price is $100 + 5% Buyers Premium = $105.00 + 10% GST = Total of $115.50.

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.

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Special Sale Terms

Occupational Health & Safety ASSET REMOVAL & REUSE

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  • 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 licence 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 Matthew Fraser on +61 (0)488 064 350 or email: matthew.fraser@grays.com.au between 9.00am and 4.00pm

Location ~ Bell Bay Pulp Mill, Tasmania



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

The pickup address is Bell Bay Pulp Mill, Tasmania. Pick ups are not allowed outside of the dates/times listed below.

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

Type "A" assets are low risk & are to be removed by the purchaser with Grays staff supervision and are to be collected by by appointment with Matthew Fraser on +61 (0)488 064 350 or email: matthew.fraser@grays.com.au between 9.00am and 4.00pm.

Type "B" assets are high risk and the site activities must be in accordance with the attached contractor procedures and are to be collected by by appointment with Matthew Fraser on 0488 064 350 or email: mathew.fraser@grays.com.au.

Type "B" assets are high risk and the site activities must be in accordance with Graysonline contractor procedures and are to be collected by appointment with a qualified contractor. JSAs and contractor requirements forms are to be submitted before work is started on site.

Alternatively GraysOnline have pre-qualified the following contractors to perform removal work on site.

  • Shane from Total Crane Trucks on 0418 540 794
  • Troy from Machinery Relocations Australia on 0487 939 785
  • All lots have been electrically disconnected
  • If you would like to further discuss the site OH&S issues, please contact Grays OHS Manager. (Barry Sutton - 0409 230 005)

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 Matthew matthew.fraser@grays.com.au or +61 (03) 9427 4200.

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.

Third Party Pick Up

If you intend to send a Third Party to collect your goods on your behalf, you need to send them with a copy of your Winner’s E-mail and Signed Note of Authority permitting GraysOnline staff to release your purchases to the third party. Alternatively, Email - matthew.fraser or fax all relevant documents to +61 (03) 8552 4400 with the required information to ensure a speedy and efficient collection.

The information needed is:

  • Sale and Lot Numbers e.g. 002-60325
  • Buyer’s Registered Name and/or Email
  • Transport details: Company Name, Contact Person and Job Number provided by the transport company.

Surplus Equipment to Sell

For an obligation free appraisal and quote please contact Justin Cheesewright today on 0413 627 714, 03 9427 4200 or email justin.cheesewright@grays.com.au

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