GE Solar Facility Closures result in Online Auction Sale at site in Colorado run by Hilco Industrial

Hilco Global

NORTHBROOK, Ill., April 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hilco Industrial ( announced today that it will run an online auction sale of many critical assets from the former GE Solar facility located in Aurora and Arvada, Colorado. The offering will include late model production, test equipment, support and facility equipment. The online sale begins on May 08, 2014.

The former GE Solar operation was originally developed for Primestar Solar, which GE acquired in 2011. Primestar Solar developed a leading process for the production of thin film CdTe on commercial glass. The offering presents a unique opportunity for companies in PV, PCB, Semiconductor, Glass, Electronics, and general industrial production to purchase exceptionally well maintained, late model, premier brand equipment. The equipment being offered includes:

  • Burkle & NPC Laminators and Roll Coater - 2011
  • Singulus Wash and Etch Lines - 2011
  • Thermotron Chambers & SMIT Furnaces - 2011
  • Motoman Robots and Spire Simulators – 2009 to 2011
  • Edwards Dry Vacuum & Turbo Molecular Pumps - 2011
  • Kaeser Air Compressors & Cummins Generator, 2011
  • Analytical Test Equipment, Material Handling, and Facility Equipment

Interested buyers should visit to view the entire sale catalog of over (800) lots of equipment. Register to participate in the event and receive regular updates is required. Bidding for the online auction of all of the assets will begin on May 8th and conclude on the 15th of May 2014.

About Hilco Industrial

Hilco Industrial LLC ( ) provides industrial asset disposition services, specializing in machinery, equipment and inventory auctions and negotiated sales. It sells the broad range of industrial assets found in manufacturing, wholesale and distribution companies. Hilco Industrial performs dispositions through on-site, online and combination "webcast" auction sale events as well as negotiated (private treaty) sales. Hilco Industrial has capital to put at risk and often acquires assets or provides guarantees. It also provides asset disposition services on a fee or commission basis. Hilco Industrial is part of Hilco Global ( ), the world's leading authority on helping companies maximize the value of their assets delivering a complete suite of asset valuation, monetization and advisory services.

CONTACT: Media Contact Gary C. Epstein Chief Marketing Officer Hilco Global Sales Contact Brian Lee Hilco Industrial Phone 203.258.0927

Source: Hilco Global