St. Lawrence County IDA to sell off brewery equipment at former St. Lawrence Brewing Company in Canton
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 5:31 pm

CANTON -- The St. Lawrence County Industrial Development Agency is seeking buyers for micro-brewery equipment from the former St. Lawrence Brewing Company operation located at 19 Commerce Lane.

The agency is in possession of the facility, equipment and miscellaneous items there, and is seeking proposals for the purchase of the brewery equipment and its removal from the building in the Canton Industrial Park.

Offers to purchase the equipment are being sought for individual and small lots.

The sale will be held in two rounds.

The first round consists of the following, sold individually: Ertel Alsop filter, cask canning system with feed table, and plain and preprinted 16-ounce cans.

The sale for the first round will take place on site Oct. 12, beginning at 10 a.m. Buyers should be prepared to leave a 10 percent non-refundable deposit at the time of the sale. The balance to be paid and purchases removed within ten days of the sale.

For those that can’t be on site for the first round sale, offers and deposits can be made ahead of time, until 3 p.m. Oct. 11. The highest of these early offers will be the starting price of the sale.

The second portion consists of all remaining items, including: 15 Barrel brewhouse, 30bbl fermenting/conditioning tanks, grain silo, grain mills, pumps, chilling system, pilot batch system, refrigerators, freezer, fork lift, pallet jacks, tables, chairs and much more.

The sale for the second round will take place on-site Oct. 31 beginning at 10 a.m. Buyers should be prepared to leave a 10 percent non-refundable (for the winning bidder) deposit at the time of the sale.

The balance to be paid and purchases removed within ten days of the sale.

For those that can’t be on site for the second round sale, offers and 10 percent deposits can be made ahead of time, until 3 p.m. Oct. 30. The highest of these early offers will be the starting price of the sale.

The agency will also entertain proposals for lease to own of the equipment for operations within St. Lawrence County. Bidders interested in moving the equipment to an out-of-St. Lawrence County location will need to purchase the equipment outright (no leases of the equipment will be available for non-St. Lawrence County locations).

Potential buyers are encouraged to schedule an inspection of the items to ensure they fully understand what they are offering to buy.

Please contact the contracting officer, Richard Williams, at [email protected] or 315-379-9806 to schedule an appointment.

The St. Lawrence County IDA reserves the right to reject any and all offers and waive informalities if, in its opinion, such action is in the best interest of the agency.

For further information, including more detailed item descriptions or picture, visit www.slcida.com or contact the contracting officer named above.