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Lot of 16 Standard Steel Hopper Cars
Current Bid (CAD):
$170,000.00
Bid Date:
22-December-2021 @ 2:54:14 p.m.
Remaining:
Sale is now closed May be extended ?
Next minimum bid:
$170,100.00 (Bid increments = $100.00)
Quantity:
1 (lot(s))
Location :
Winnipeg, MB
Sale / Lot :
R1WI0009900 - 1WI010893-T5004-TB
Closing date:
22-December-2021 @ 2:57 p.m.

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Details
Item:
Lot of 16 Standard Steel Hopper Cars
Minimum bid:
43,200.00
Closing date:
22-December-2021 @ 2:57 p.m.
Quantity:
1 (lot(s))
Description :
  • AAR Car Code: C113
  • Car Type: Covered Hopper
  • Fleet: Grain
  • Tons: 31
  • Length: 59 feet
  • Build dates include: 1982-1985
  • Equipment IDs:
    • CP607132
    • CP607609
    • CP607669
    • CP607807
    • CP608141
    • CP608486
    • CP606901
    • CP606434
    • CP606406
    • CP607133
    • CP608024
    • CP606374
    • CP608264
    • CP607084
    • CP606970
    • CP606698
  • Hopper Car Specifications for 1982 to 1985 Year Builds:
    • Approximate Dimensions:
      • Outside Length: 59’
      • Outside Extreme Width: 10’8"
      • Outside Height of Extreme Width: 8’8"
      • Outside Extreme Height: 15’2"
      • Outside Upper Eaves Width: 9’
      • Outside Upper Eaves Height: 8’10"
  • Approximate Weights and Mechanical for All Build Years:
    • Tare Weight Range: 61,100 lbs to 63,100 lbs
    • Total Allowable Weight on Rail: 268,000 lbs
    • Cubic Feet Capacity: 4550
    • Axles: 4
    • Body Type: Standard Steel
    • Lining: Synthetic
    • Roof: Trough Hatch in Roof
    • Outlets: 4
    • Compartments: 4
    • Unloading System Type: Gravity
  • Salvage Value Information for All Build Years:
    • Non-Metallic Weight: Approximately 2,500 lbs
  • Condition:
    • All units are in working condition with allowances for normal wear and tear, and are:
      • Capable of performing the functions for which they were designed, with all loading and unloading components in working order
      • Suitable for use in interchange
      • Suitable for continued commercial use in the commodity last carried
      • Empty and clean
      • Free and clear of all liens
  • Specific car issues may include:
    • Graffiti
    • Rust
  • Note: Car logs available upon request
    • Please contact PNRPolicy-PolitiquesRPN@tc.gc.ca to make request in writing.
Additional comments:

Government Markings Removal:

  1. Buyer shall fully remove all Government of Canada markings (including all logos, unit number, AEI tags, and any other identifying marks) from the Asset, within 7 business days of delivery. Buyer shall email tony.barbaro@pwgsc-tpsgc.gc.ca to confirm that the markings have been removed. The custodian will then immediately delete the unit number from the Universal Machine Language Equipment Register (“UMLER"). Buyer shall ensure that prior to any use of the Asset, Buyer shall have restencilled, tagged and registered the Asset in UMLER as its own.
  2. If the cars are purchased for salvage, a certification of destruction is to be provided in lieu of removing markings.
  3. To ensure compliance with one of the above conditions, a separate deposit of two-hundred fifty dollars ($250.00 CAD) will be applied against each car for a total of four thousand dollars ($4,000.00 CAD) payable by certified cheque, bank draft or irrevocable letter of credit made out to the Receiver General for Canada. This deposit will be returned via Purolator once the Purchaser can certify that all Government of Canada markings have been removed from the cars, or a certification of destruction has been provided. Removal arrangements for the cars will not be finalized until GCSurplus is in receipt of this performance deposit and separate payment.

Assets Removal:

  1. Removal must be coordinated with Transport Canada within 7 business days of received payment. Transport Canada will assist in a onetime free movement of the entire lot from storage to a single Canadian CP interchange. Once the cars are delivered to the interchange the Purchaser will assume all costs and responsibilities for the continued movement of the unit.
  2. If the cars are purchased for salvage, the units cannot be dismantled onsite.

Viewing:

  1. Stock photos used, units may not be exactly as shown. Representative units have been photographed for the purposes of this sale. Prospective bidders are encouraged to view the lot in person on the following dates by appointment:
    • Tuesday and Thursdays 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM CT
  2. All viewing is by appointment only. Walk-ins will be turned away.
  3. Parties visiting the rail yard must wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and be accompanied by CP Mechanical Management. PPE includes but may not be limited to the following items must be supplied and worn by the bidder:
    • Face masks
    • Steel toed boots
    • Hard hat
    • Safety Glasses
    • High Visibility Safety Vest
    • Work Gloves (if inspecting equipment)
    • Ear Protection
  4. To make an appointment to view please contact Transport Canada / Government of Canada:
    • Steve Probert (Tel: 431-276-1859), or
    • Catherine Chunesingh (Tel: 431-337-0659), or
    • Email at PNRPolicy-PolitiquesRPN@tc.gc.ca
    • TTY: 1-888-675-6863

Payment:

  1. Payment for this lot separate from the deposit referenced in the action Government Markings Removal will be limited to:
    • Certified Cheque
    • Bank Draft
    • Wire Transfer
  2. Payment shall be made out to Receiver General for Canada and presented in Canadian funds


Location and Contacts
Location of asset(s):
478 McPhillips St.
Winnipeg , MB     R2X 2G8
Winnipeg, MB

The exact location of this sale could not be determined. Please contact the GCSurplus sales rep for more information.

Viewing:
Due to Covid-19, Client Departments and GCSurplus locations will be operating in different phases of re-opening and not all locations will be capable of offering viewing and/or contactless pick-ups of assets. For information on viewings and/or contactless pick-ups of this asset, please inquire with the contact noted below. Covid-19 FAQ
Contact :
Steve probert/catherine Chunesingh

PNRPolicy-PolitiquesRPN@tc.gc.ca
GCSurplus sales rep:
Tony Barbaro
204-983-4327
Tony.barbaro@tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca
Sale account:
R1WI0009900
Lot number:
1WI010893-T5004-TB
Payment and Removal
Payment:
GCSurplus is not accepting payments at sales centres at this time. We are only accepting online payments through our website
 
The Purchaser agrees to make any payment requested (see available payment options) by the Minister within 5 business days from the date of such request and prior to removal of any of the property.
 
Removal:
The Purchaser, upon acceptance of this offer by the Minister and after payment in full has been received by the Minister, shall at their expense, pack, load and remove the property by the date indicated on the bill of sale or, if no date is shown, within 7 business days after the date the bill of sale is issued.
Sales Clauses

This sale is subject to all of the clauses outlined in the GCSurplus

General terms and conditions A , unless General terms and conditions B are cited.
 
The Purchaser must also pay particular attention to the following clauses.
Clauses
Clause No. Description
832.1

All sales are final. No purchased Goods may be returned and no requests for reimbursement in whole or in part will be accepted.

860.2

During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Buyers are advised to contact each asset custodian listed on the sale to determine what viewing and pick-up directions are in place as instructions may vary from location to location. The item(s) described herein are being sold offsite and not from a GCSurplus Sales Centre. For all offsite sales, Canada is responsible for making the sale items accessible for removal. They are under no obligation to provide assistance of any kind. It is the Purchaser's responsibility to ensure they have the proper labour and material handling equipment to facilitate the removal. Failure to comply with this condition of sale may lead to the Purchaser being turned away and the items and funds being forfeited.