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Procurement Information
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Tender #:  P5668 Status:  Closed
Type:  Procurement Sell By:  Lot
Bid Currency:  CAD
Categories:  Freight Cars (Gondolas; Flats; Boxcars; Containers etc.)
Intermodal Equipment
Locomotives / Locomotive Parts
Lumber & Building Products
Plastics & Resins
Scrap Rail/Other Track Material
Shop Equipment (forklifts etc.)
Miscellaneous/Sundries (Parts, Pistons, etc.)
Work Equipment (tie cranes; tampers; undercutters)
Item Information
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Item:  1 - Sanding Gantry Crane - St. Luc Yard - QC
1 - Sanding Gantry Crane - St. Luc Yard - QC

Description of Surplus Equipment:
a)       Locomotive sand gantry
•         Manufactured by Whiting Equipment 1975
•         15 ton capacity
•         Max Travel speed (200 fpm)
•         Electrical Service 575V,  3 phase
•         Includes Sand hopper and basket for personnel
•         Running rail to running rail measure is 43-6”
•         Currently in running condition
b)      Stairs to access the personnel basket
c)       Sand storage silo
•         Approximately 5 ton capacity
•         Manufacturer and year of Manufacture  is Unknown. 

Requirements for Removal:

•         Planned date for removal is August 28 but is subject to change (by up to 1 month)  
•         3 days will be allowed for removal and all equipment must be off the property within 5 days. 
•         CP Locomotive servicing and fueling activates must be maintained during removals. 
•         All costs associated with the removal the responsibility of the  of the purchaser.    
•         All personnel removing and dismantling equipment shall wear safety gear as required by CP    

Comments : Sold As Is Where is - Items listed come with no warranties, expressed or implied.

Pictures are for information purposes only, and are not intended to represent the condition of the item or its ability to perform.  Inspections are strongly recommended.

Every person that would like to come on site to view the item will have to schedule an appointment and comply with all “Minimum Safety Requirements while on CP property”, 
Which means bring their own PPE (boots with 8 inch uppers, hat, glasses, vest and gloves.

Canadian Pacific Railway makes no representations of condition.  Bidders shall be responsible to make their 
Own determination on the suitability and operation condition of the equipment before bidding on units.

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Dates and Delivery
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Preview Open :  Preview Close: 
Open Date:  7/11/2019 Closing Date:  7/23/2019
Available:  Upon Payment Removal Date:  Upon Payment
Payment Date: 
Viewing Info:  Timothy Branch at (438)869-6824 Product Location:  St. Luc Yard - QC
FOB:  As Is / Where Is (Locked) Display Comments:  no
Contact Information
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Timothy Branch at (438)869-6824
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Terms and Conditions

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  • Terms and conditions can be found here

Additional Conditions:

  • Successful bidder will be responsible for removal of the equipment or goods.
  • Inspection will be by appointment only and bidders MUST comply with all safety regulations while on Canadian Pacific Railway Property. US Safety Regulations|CAN Safety Regulations
  • Canadian Pacific Railway will charge storage fees, at its discretion, for thirty days to bidders that do not remove the equipment or goods by the REMOVAL date. After thirty days, Canadian Pacific Railway reserves the right to:
    • Offer the equipment or goods to the next highest bidder without further notice;
    • Initiate legal action with current bidder;
    • Remove bidder from future offerings
  • Successful bidders will be notified. Bids to be valid for a minimum period of 90 days.