Hilco Industrial says it will conduct a two-day, live onsite and webcast auction on October 16 and 17. The auction is for two complete, high-production fastener manufacturing facilities from Acme Companies in Cherry Valley and Wheaton, Illinois.
Founded in 1948, Acme Companies is a family-owned and operated company that produces a wide variety of screws, bolts, and cold-headed components and assemblies.
The equipment featured at the auction will include (41) cold headers that can produce parts from .078″ through 5/8″ diameter, including single die, multi-die, open-die, and rod header designs, (48) Thread Rollers, (45) Wire Drawers, (19) Shavers, (13) Slotters, and much more.
Day one (Oct.16 at 9am CT) will take place in Cherry Valley, Illinois, and day two (Oct. 17 at 9am CT) will be held in Wheaton, Illinois. The equipment can be inspected on Oct. 14 and 15, between 8am and 4pm CT at both locations — or earlier by appointment.