Manufacturing & Packaging Plant of Home and Body Care Products - Rabin Worldwide


Manufacturing & Packaging Plant of Home and Body Care Products

  • Alverca, Portugal
  • Auction On Site & Online

Manufacturing & Packaging Plant of Home and Body Care Products

Formerly of Multiflow, Alverca

Complete Processing, Packaging, & Container Manufacturing Facility for Body Care Products and Household Cleaners

All formerly of Multi-Flow / Colgate Palmolive, Lisbon, Portugal

Summary of factory departments

Compounding / Mixing Department
Includes (16) assorted 316ss process / mix tanks to 12,000 litres, Silverson homogenizing pump, assorted Waukesha positive displacement pumps, large assortment of Wilden air-powered pumps, Guerin Tri blending sets, Alfa Laval plate heat exchangers, Inoxpa centrifugal pumps.

Finished & Raw Product Tank Farms
Over (50) 316ss storage tanks to 50,000 litre (over 1,200,000 litre combined capacity), many new in 2005, approximately (60) Waukesha positive displacement pumps, models 5050, 5060, and 5070; thousands of meters of 316ss pipework with automatic valves and flow controls.

Alcohol Based Process Deck & Tank Farm
Features (4) 316ss heavy wall process mix tanks, 10,000 & 20,000 litres; 500 litre pre-mix tanks for process platform with vacuum pump sets, storage tank farm consisting of (3) 40,000 litre 316ss heavy wall storage tanks with explosion proof pump sets, plus 316ss pipework throughout both groups.

Container Making Department
Partial listing includes (12) Bekum & Kautex blow molding machines; (7) Sandretto & Krauss Maffi injection molders for bottle caps; large assortment of granulators and color dosing systems; large selection of plastic bottle and cap molds (over forty different container types and sizes).

Packaging Department
(12) Complete packaging lines for body care products and household cleaners. Partial list features Rationator linear filler/capper lines, Mengibar sorter/orientator/cappers, Intersleeve labelers, plus King, Serac and Breitner fillers. All lines with multiple change sets (up to four product sizes per line).

Water Purifying & Facility Equipment
Recently installed Reverse Osmosis water purifying (complete department); stainless water storage tanks to 200,000 litre; Atlas Copco air compressors to 160kw; Mycom & Carrier refrigeration systems; waste water treatment plant; diesel generator sets, plus electrical switchgear & transformers.

General Plant Equipment
Partial listing includes: (3) Machine/maintenance shops with lathes, mills and drills; large spare parts inventory; complete quality assurance and microbiology laboratories; automated pallet retrieval system/large quantity of pallet racks; complete canteen, office furnishings, and conference room sets.

Auction on-site and online from Thursday, October 1st through Friday, October 2nd, starting at 1 p.m. BST.

Inspection Tuesday, September 29 and Wednesday, September 30 from 9 am – 4 pm, or earlier by appointment.

Listing and registration available on

Day 1, October 1: Lots 101 – 496
Day 2, October 2: Lots 501 – 872

Auction Address:
Leziria Parque Hotel
Vila Franca de Xira
Telephone: 263 276 670

Facility Address:
Multi-flow/Colgate Palmolive
Estrada Nacional 10, Sobralinho,
2615-699 Alverca do Ribatejo, Portugal

Contact Information

For auction questions (in English):
Hazel Tria +351 920 504 617

For equipment questions (in English):
Rick Hope +351 920 504 706
Brian Hayes +351 920 504 643

For a local Portuguese contact, please call (+351) 22-202-4040 or email