Port San Antonio Surplus Auction

Aircraft manufacturing & maintenance equipment, Vehicles, Man–lifts, Trailer Mounted Air Compressors, Light Towers, Welders & more

Large surplus auction with many different categories of assets! No minimums or reserves. Please read all Terms & Conditions prior to bidding. Note Dates have been updated.

Began: 09/27/15 at 9:00 AM CDT
Ended: 10/07/15 at 9:00 AM CDT

NOTE: Dates have been updated

Public Online Only Auction

Port San Antonio Surplus Auction

324 Old Street San Antonio TX 78226

Lots Begin Closing Oct. 7th at

9:00 AM CT.

Inspection: Monday October 5 from noon-5:00 pm.

Please read the Terms & Conditions prior to bidding. All auction terms are different. See dropdown menu “Terms” or download in “Documents” drop down menu.



  • Vehicles (running and non running) pickups, sedans, repair bed trucks
  • 15 Passenger Van & Courtesy Bus
  • Kubota Diesel 4×4 RTVs (2)
  • Man–lifts (2)
  • Trailer Mounted Air Compressors
  • Military Equipment
  • Portable Light Towers
  • Military Portable A/C Units
  • Portable Offices (2) 
  • Aircraft Welders
  • Lathes
  • Military Aircraft Repair Platforms/Stands (44)
  • Type F3A Axle Jacks (4)
  • Tripod Hydraulic Aircraft Jacks (4)
  • Tow Motors (3)
  • Yale 6,000 lb Forklift, Diesel
  • Picnic Tables
  • Office Furniture
  • Machining / Manufacturing Equipment
  • Bead Breaker Model 8137
  • Gray 60″ Vertical Turret Lathe
  • Bullard 54″ Cutmaster Vertical Turret Lathe
  • Axelson 100″ Gap Bed Lathe
  • Everite Electrolytic Grinder
  • Monarch 18″ CBB Lathe
  • Heald Grinder Machine
  • Blasting Cabinet 72″x72″x62″
  • Amer Hoffman HD Balancing Machine
  • Hobart SWC-3C Weld System
  • Cin Mil 3 Axis Machining Center
  • Hobart Dabber Welder
  • Automated AV32L Vibratory Finishers (2)
  • Cin-Mil CNC 20VC-2000 Machining Center
  • Enterprise EP2215 Lathe
  • Mysore EP-2215 Engine Lathe
  • Republic 320 CNC Milling Machine
  • Zero Dry Grit Blast Cabinet
  • Abrasive Shot Peen Cabinet
  • Metco Plasma Booth
  • Guyson Grit Blast Booth
  • GSI Zone Scissor Lift ML-54
  • Hurricane 60 Parts Washer
  • Aladin 8430 Pressure Washer
  • Sulzer Metco 9HC Traverse Unit
  • Closed Loop Powder Feed Unit
  • Dust Collectors
  • Miller 330ST Welders (4)
  • TAFA Turntable with Control 16000
  • Monarch 20″ Lathe
  • Drill Presses
  • Do All Bandsaw
  • Vaqua Wet Grit Blast Cabinet
  • Kalamazoo S8W Vertical Belt Grinder
  • And much more!


Equipment is located in building 324 at 324 Old Street and at the Chromalloy facility at 303 Industrial Park; both locations within a block of each other on Port San Antonio. A few pieces of equipment are located at the Maintenance Barn on the Port. Check-out staff will provide directions from Building 324.

Removal: All purchases must be removed on Monday October 12 & Tuesday October 13 from 9 am until 4 pm. Only large items requiring a rigger may also remove on Wednesday October 14 through Friday October 16 by appointment. October 16th at 4:00 PM is deadline for removal. 


W. Scott Swenson, Auctioneer #7809

15% Buyer’s Premium




 Online Auction – Port San Antonio Surplus


 Read Carefully And Completely – ALL AUCTIONS ARE DIFFERENT!

 By Bidding in this Auction, All Bidders Agree to the Following Terms:

 1.   This is a Public Auction. Lots will begin closing in numerical order on Oct 7, 2015 at 9:00 AM CT And will close 1 per minute with extended bidding in effect. Any lots, where bids are placed in the last minute of bidding, bidding will be extended. Bidders must provide a valid credit card to register to bid online.

Inspection time:  Monday October 5 from 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

2.   Payment will be charged to the credit card you registered with immediately after the last lot is sold on October 7th unless buyer has made alternate payment arrangements PRIOR to the end of the auction. If you would like to pay by cashier’s check, wire transfer or a different credit card, call the auction office at (512)261-3838 and let auctioneer know before the end of the bidding. After last lot is sold, if auction company has not received word from you, your credit card will be charged immediately. An email confirmation & paid invoice will be emailed to buyer confirming process of payment.Payment can be made by VISA, MC, Discover, Wire Transfer or by cash or cashier’s check.  A paid invoice will be required to remove purchases. Buyers should be available by cell phone (or other phone number provided at registration). Payment must be received by 4:00 PM CT on Friday October 9th. No items may be removed until payment is made in full. Buyers with credit cards that will not process may have their purchase cancelled and the items resold at auctioneer’s discretion.

 3.   A 15% Buyers’ Premium will be added to each item purchased.

4.   Sales tax will be charged unless the buyer provides a signed resale certificate. Bidders should send their resale certificate to auctioneer before bidding is complete, otherwise you will be charged sales tax. Titled vehicles will not be charged sales tax. Please fax your resale certificate to (512) 261-9886 or email it to info@JonesSwenson.com.  Without a signed certificate, sales tax will be charged. 

5.    All items in the auction are being sold, “as is, where is” without warranties or guarantees of any type and with all faults. AUCTIONEER AND SELLER EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM AND EXCLUDE THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Bidders should rely solely on their own inspection of all items prior to the sale and should satisfy themselves as to the usefulness and value of each item. Any statement in the description regarding the items to be sold should be considered a guide and guide only. Any error in description does not relieve the buyer or his/her agent of their responsibilities to inspect before bidding.

6.   Removal: All purchases must be removed on Monday October 12 & Tuesday October 13 from 9 am until 4 pm. Only large items (lot numbers 200 and above) requiring a rigger may also remove on Wednesday October 14 through Friday October 16 by appointment. October 16th at 4:00 PM is deadline for removal. Anyone operating mechanized equipment (forklift, wrecker, etc.) during removal is required to provide proof of a minimum $1,000,000 Liability Insurance showing Port San Antonio, Chromalloy & Jones Swenson Auction Marketing as also insured. Fax insurance to (512)261-9886 or email to info@JonesSwenson.com

       Any concerns regarding removal should be addressed to Auctioneer prior to bidding.  ●● Buyers assume all responsibility for handling, loading, packing, removal and transportation of purchases. AUCTIONEER DOES NOT OFFER THESE SERVICES. NO LOADING OR SHIPPING PROVIDED.  NO LOAD OUT EQUIPMENT IS PROVIDED. Plan to bring your own forklift or other equipment needed for removal of your purchases.   If you cannot be on site in person for removal, plan to send a representative. Any correction to count must be made prior to the items being moved from their original location on site. After items have been moved, there will be no change to a count on any lot. Bring whatever equipment, packing materials and/or technician you deem necessary for removal and plan to start moving as early in the day as possible. In the event auctioneer is asked to come to the auction site after the removal deadline, a $400 cash fee will be charged.

7. CONTRACT MOVERS: If buyer wishes to hire or contract with a machinery mover, rigger or other type   of outside contractor, Auctioneer will not allow them to work on these sale premises unless they have placed with the Auctioneer PROPER INSURANCE protecting Jones Swenson Auction Marketing, Inc, Port San Antonio and Chromalloy,against any or all claims arising from personal injury and/or property damage created by their actions. This requirement is for the Seller’s and Auctioneer’s protection – NOT FOR BUYER’S, therefore the Auctioneer suggest that the buyer review the insurance policies of the machinery mover regarding the coverage that they have, protecting the purchaser and damage or loss of the equipment they may be moving for the buyer. Any buyer who brings their own motorized or powered equipment on the premises to dismantle or remove equipment must provide the Auctioneer with PROPER INSURANCE as stated above.

8.   If you choose not to inspect the merchandise prior to bidding, do no complain about the condition. Auctioneer recommends that everyone inspect before you bid.

9.   Seller, Auctioneer and buyer expressly agree that Buyer is responsible for and agrees to indemnify Seller, Auctioneer and their respective affiliates for any and all damages (whether based on contract, tort, warranty, negligence, strict liability or any other legal theory, and including special, incidental and consequential damages), losses, expenses, attorneys’ fees, court costs, etc., that arise out of or result from the removal, possession or use of any  items purchased at auction, or any other claim regarding the use or possession of any asset purchased at auction. RISK TO PERSON AND PROPERTY: Persons attending during inspection, sale or removal of goods, assume all risks of damage of or loss to person and property and specifically release the auctioneer, Port San Antonio and Chromalloy from liability therefore, neither the auctioneer nor his principal shall be liable by reason of any defect in or condition of the premises on which the sale is held.

10. Vehicle Titles: will be mailed (certified mail) to buyer within ten banking days if paying by credit card. If paying by cash, cashier’s check or wire transfer, title will be mailed within 48 hours.  

11.  All buyers must acknowledge and accept these Terms and Conditions provided at the time of online registration.


Web: www.JonesSwenson.com


Email: info@JonesSwenson.com


Office: 512-261-3838


W. Scott Swenson, Texas Auctioneer #7809


Proud Members of the Texas & National Auctioneer Associations


The main auction location is Building 324 located at 324 Old Street, San Antonio, TX 78226. It is located at the intersection of Old Street and Perrin. Lot numbers over 200 are located at the Chromalloy facility at 303 Industrial Park which is just behind Building 324. Watch for signs in front of the buildings.

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Jones Swenson Auction Marketing


2303 RR 620 South Austin, TX 78734

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