Block Midland Group Online & Onsite Auctions

Assets include presses, machinery and equipment, and related packaging and plant support equipment.


Sale Type:



Commercial And Industrial Sectors

Gordon Brothers has partnered with Maynards Industries and Plant & Machinery, Inc. to sell assets from Block Midland Group’s four U.S.-based facilities in the northern Chicago suburbs.

The second of two onsite auctions to sell assets from the remaining two facilities in Wheeling and Buffalo Grove, Illinois begins September 29, 2021.

The timed online auction begins September 30. Please register in advance for online bidding by visiting and clicking on the calendar.

The assets include but are not limited to the following:

  • 6 presses up to a 176-ton Komatsu
  • Feed lines
  • Quality control equipment
  • Late model Amada laser cutting and turret presses
  • 13 CNC press brakes
  • Spot welding systems
  • Machine tools
  • Paint lines
  • Packaging and plant support equipment
  • Raw materials
  • Material storage and handling equipment including 21 forklifts
  • Finished goods inventory
  • Box trucks
  • Offices

Additional auction information is available from Maynards Industries and Plant & Machinery Inc.


Viewing Dates:
Onsite Auction: Wednesday, September 29 at 9:30 AM CDT
Timed Online Auction: Thursday, September 30

Onsite Locations:
1111 Wheeling Road, Wheeling, IL 60090
150 Hastings Drive, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Onsite Bidding Close Date:
September 29, 2021

Clearance by Date:
Two weeks after the bids have closed, unless noted otherwise.

How to Bid:
Register to bid online at and Proxibid


For further information, please contact:

Robert Gould