11:00 AM
914 Phipps Bend Road
Surgoinsville, TN 37873



5 Million Gallon per year B100 Biodiesel Plant
Former nu-energie

Real Estate

Biodiesel Equipment

Laboratory Equipment

Auction will be held On-Site!

The real estate, biodiesel equipment and laboratory pieces will be sold as three independent tracts and will not be offered as an entirety.

18,634 Sq. Ft. Building on 3.3415 Acres Includes:
17,378 Sq. Ft. Unfinished Processing/Production Area
& 1,256 Sq. Ft. Finished Office Space with 2 Restrooms
PLUS 3,864 Sq. Ft. Concrete Pad for Open Storage
Building Constructed in 2005-2006
Located in Phipps Bend Industrial Park with close proximity to US 11-E, I-26 and I-81
Metal Building with 12’ - 18’ Clearance
6 Overhead Metal Doors including 2- 14’ x 16’ drive through doors, 1- 14’ x 14’, 2-10’ x 10’ with levelers, 1- 9’ x 9’
3 Phase Electrical System with 200 & 1600 amp Systems
City Utilities

Selling as One Lot , Nearly New
Biodiesel Plant Constructed in 2008!
Operated for less than One Year
Complete Process Line, Tanks and Support Equipment

The plant contains materials manufactured by EuroFuel and distributed by Biodiesel Experts International. Due to the PCS7 Siemens automation software package that was integrated into the plant, the National Biodiesel Board deemed nu-energie to be one of the best designed facilities in the U.S.

6- 30,000 Gallon Tanks; 2- 11,000 Gallon Tanks & 1- 5,000 Gallon Tank

Shop Equipment Including:
Air Receiver Tank, Aluminum Extension Ladder, Floor Maintenance Machine, Pro Jack Tripod, Electrolux, Material handling Cart, and Heavy Duty Work Tables

Office Furniture Including:
Work Tables, File Cabinets, Folding Chairs, Office Partitions, and Credit Card Reader

Selling as One Lot
Including: Chromatograph, Spectrometer, Scales, Flow Meter, Vacuum Distillation System, Fixed Speed Centrifuge, Stirrer Plate, and Misc. Vials, Columns, Lab Aprons.

Wednesday, February 24 • 10 am - 2 pm
Thursday, February 25 • 10 am - 2 pm
Tuesday, March 9 • 10 am - 2 pm

Broker Participation

Broker Participation is welcome but not required. A 1% commission will be paid to the licensed broker who, at the time of registration, registers the bidder who pays for and settles for the real estate. A broker buying on his/her behalf, or on behalf of any business entity in which he/she holds an interest, is not entitled to a commission.

Payment Information

REAL ESTATE: 10% Buyer Premium. $25,000 Certified Deposit due on Day of Sale with a secondary deposit bringing the total deposit amount to 10% of the purchase price due within 48 hours of the auction. Real Estate balance due at closing in 30 days.

EQUIPMENT: 10% On-Site Buyer Premium, 13% Internet Buyer Premium. $25,000 Certified Deposit due on Day of Sale for Biodiesel Equipment and $5,000 Certified Deposit for Laboratory Equipment. Balance of funds due in full within 24 hours of the auction.

Full Terms

REAL ESTATE TERMS: Buyers will be asked to show noted certified funds prior to receiving a bidder’s number. Selling subject to owner confirmation within 24 hours. Real Estate balance due at closing in 30 days. Attorney Matthew Wimberley, 423-378-8824 is coordinating the closing. See Bidder Kit for complete terms. Real Estate is owned by Bank of Tennessee.

EQUIPMENT TERMS: Buyers will be asked to show noted certified funds prior to receiving a bidder’s number. Funds payable to First Community Bank. Buyers will have 30 days to remove the equipment; items left longer than 30 days are subject to forfeiture. Removal, packaging and transportation costs are the responsibility of buyer. Sales tax may apply. Equipment is owned by First Community Bank.

REAL ESTATE & EQUIPMENT TERMS: In all transactions, auctioneer is acting as an Agent for the Seller. All information received from reliable sources believed to be correct but not guaranteed by auction company. Everything is selling AS-IS, WHERE IS WITH NO WARRANTIES OR GUARANTIES EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. Any announcement made at the auction takes precedence over any material published about this event. Buyers are urged to inspect assets prior to purchase. Seller and Auctioneer are not responsible for items. In the event of a dispute, Auctioneer has the final decision. Subject to prior sale. Valid Government ID required to obtain a bidding number.

Maas Companies Inc TFL #3980; Kirby Auction Group, LLC TFL #5602; Ron Kirby, Jr. #2850.