Bid History for METRA SIGNAL EQUIPMENT
Auction Start Date: 07/29/20 10:05 AM ET
Auction End Date: 08/17/20 3:36 PM ET
Asset ID: 269 Number of Bids: 28
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Metra Railroad is selling obsolete signal and Highliner parts. The signal system Metra now uses was required by the Government to install this system is called PTC Positive Train Control. In 2016 Metra completed the replacement of all the Highliner cars on the Metra Electric District, the obsolete spare parts for the equipment that Metra retired is what you are bidding on.
Obsolete Signal Equipment consists of Approximately 75 pallets of miscellaneous signal,track and Highliner parts. Items sitting on pallets includes that pallet and must be removed with item. PALLET RACKING IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE SALE.
PLEASE SEE PICTURES AND COME TO THE INSPECTION FOR THE BEST DESCRIPTION OF WHAT YOU ARE BIDDING ON ALL ITEMS MUST BE REMOVE BY AUGUST 31st 2020 OR YOU WILL BE DEFAULTED. WE WILL HOLD A ONE DAY 2 HOUR INSPECTION ON AUGUST 10th 2020 PALLET RACKING IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE SALE. ALL ITEMS SHOWN IN PICTURES ON PALLET RACKING WILL BE ON THE FLOOR AT THE INSPECTION AND AT TIME OF PICKUP. Property may be removed by appointment only and appointments must be made at least 24 hours in advance. We do not have personal at this location therefore appointments are required. If you show up without an appointment you will NOT receive your items. Sold as is no warranty. Searchable keywords: Railroad, Locomotive, Horn, Nathan, MP36, F40, Train, Train Car, Cab car, Traincar, Cabcar, Engineer, Training, Engine, Conductor, Trainman, Brake man, Brakeman, Train engine, Train rail, Metra, CSX, BNSF, UPRR, Union Pacific, Burlington Northern, Conrail, Canadian Pacific, Amtrak, CTA, Northfolk Southern.
|Additional Info: Pick up Coil ATS.pdf|
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|A Pre-Inspection Meeting will be held on August 10th from 10am to 12 noon at 16938 Park Ave Hazel Crest IL 60429. To view the vehicles, ALL ATTENDEES must ware a mask and have the following PPE (personal protective equipment): Hard hat, safety goggles / glasses, ORANGE safety vest, steel toe boots, and long pants, no shorts. Once a sale is complete, the buyer assumes all responsibility for the purchased items. Removal must be completed within the specified pick-up dates/times.There is absolutely no “salvage” on Metra property. Dismantling, cutting, or crushing will not be allowed.|
Payment methods for this item are Wire Transfer, PayPal, or credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, American Express*, Discover) only. * American Express is not available for buyers on probation. PayPal and credit card purchases are limited to below $5,000.00 and Bidders residing in the United States, Canada and Mexico Only. If the winning bid plus applicable taxes, if any indicated, plus the buyer's premium equals to $5,000.00 or more, Wire Transfer must be used. Buyers on level one probation have a PayPal and Credit Card limit of $1,000. If Wire Transfer is chosen, a Wire Transfer Transaction Summary page will provide payment and account information. The Wire Transfer must be completed within 5 days unless otherwise specified below.
PAYMENT MUST BE MADE ONLINE-- To make online payment, Log into your Liquidity Services account and select “My Bids”. Please follow the instructions there.
TAX CALCULATION & EXEMPTIONS
TAX CALCULATION: Sale Tax, where applicable, will be calculated and added at the end of the auction.
TAX EXEMPTION: Where taxes are applicable (see the Buyer's Certificate), Tax Exempt documents must be provided to Bidder Services at firstname.lastname@example.org within 24 hours of the auctions close and before payment is made. Bidders are encouraged to submit their Tax Exempt Documentation prior to the Auction's close to expedite this process. Please contact Bidder Services for all tax exemption questions.
Property may be removed by appointment only and appointments must be made at least 24 hours in advance. We do not have personal at this location this is why appointments are required. If you show up without an appointment you will NOT receive your items. All items will be scheduled for removal by appointment only.
All items must be removed within ten (10) business days from the time and date of issuance of the Buyer's Certificate.
The Buyer will make all arrangements and perform all work necessary, including packing, loading and transportation of the property. No Assistance will be provided.
Metra cannot provide security for purchased vehicles. Once a sale is complete, the buyer assumes all responsibility for the purchased vehicles. Removal of vehicles must be completed within the specified pick-up dates/times.
There is absolutely no “salvage” of vehicles on Metra property. Dismantling, cutting, or crushing of any vehicle will not be allowed. However, any vehicle that must be downsized, by unbolting any attached equipment, to make it legal for transportation purposes will be allowed.
Metra does not allow purchasers to make repairs on Metra property, with the exception of minor repairs needed to make the vehicle functional for removal from the premises. Minor repairs may include checking fluid levels, jumping or replacing batteries, tire repair/replacement, lighting, and wiper blades.
Metra cannot and will not provide the buyer any tools, materials, or Metra employee for any repairs needed to remove the vehicles from Metra property. There is no access to fuel or materials of any kind at the sale site where vehicle was purchased.
Metra cannot and will not load any vehicles on private or for-hire trucks or trailers due to liability issues. All loading and securing of vehicles purchased from Metra is the sole responsibility of the purchaser or their agents.
|NOTICE: If you are the winning bidder and default by failing to adhere to this sellers terms and conditions your account with Liquidity Services WILL BE LOCKED.
Guaranty Waiver. All property is offered for sale 'AS IS, WHERE IS.' METRA Transit, IL makes no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind, expressed or implied, as to the merchantability or fitness for any purpose of the property offered for sale. Please note that upon removal of the property, all sales are final.
Description Warranty. Seller warrants to the Buyer that the property offered for sale will conform to its description. Any claim for misdescription must be made prior to removal of the property. If Seller confirms that the property does not conform to the description, Seller will keep the property and refund any money paid. The liability of the seller shall not exceed the actual purchase price of the property.