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Selling surplus and used equipment can be a significant challenge for any organization. Companies often lack the time, facilities, resources, and expertise necessary to market their assets effectively. Our process makes it simple for you to sell lab equipment:

  • You tell us about your equipment
  • We value your equipment
  • We provide customized solutions based on your needs
  • We remove the equipment from your facility
Contact us to see how easy it is to turn your surplus lab equipment into money! +1-908-604-1417

Complete Turnkey Solutions

Scientific Asset Management, LLC provides an easy-to-use turnkey asset solution designed to maximize ROI while eliminating the pain and drain on resources associated with selling surplus equipment in-house.

Whether your equipment requires deinstallation, decontamination, or specialized logistics, we can make the process fast and simple for you. For clients with existing asset management systems, we provide easy disposition and maximum investment recovery, including redeployment and asset advisory services. For our auction and consignment clients, we can handle all marketing, service, and logistics. With an extensive network of third-party and in-house service expertise, we have the resources necessary to effectively support the sale of your equipment.

Asset & Liquidation Services
The process of extracting maximum value from surplus or idle equipment can be a time consuming and distracting for many biotech and biopharmaceutical companies. Scientific Asset Management, LLC offers complete turnkey asset liquidation solutions to suit your specific needs and make the process hassle-free, including project planning, inventory, marketing, sales, and logistics services. Our asset liquidation services typically include: Inventory and catalog of all client assets, including photos and descriptions. Comprehensive valuation of all salable assets. Creation and hosting of a customized web page and catalog for client's assets. Provide technical guidance and support for inquiring customers. Scheduling and hosting on-site walk-through appointments or "open house". Design and execution of a customized marketing campaign. Generation of sales quotes and invoices, with negotiation of final transactions. Handling and processing all payments (credit card, bank wire, check) with appropriate tax protocol. Management of all packing, shipping, and fulfillment. Interfacing with third party vendors as necessary for specialized equipment deinstallation and transport. Creation of client portal, with web-enabled "real-time" visibility of inventory and reconciliation reports upon sale completion. Final clean-up and disposal of non-salable or usable assets.
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Biotech & Biopharma Expertise

Scientific Asset Management, LLC was founded in 2001 as a scientific equipment reseller, and has been exclusively focused on the life sciences industry ever since.

Founded by Christopher McManemin with over 32 years in the Technical and Life Sciences Industries, we have extensive equipment and science expertise covering biology, biotech, pharmaceuticals, and chemistry. We have an unparalleled ability to understand a broad range of scientific instruments right up to Processing Plant operations, and to accurately assess their industry-specific market demand and value.

Flexible Options

We provide tailored solutions to fit your specific financial needs and timeline. Our flexible approach to monetize equipment includes the following options, or a customized blend:

Why Purchase?

Get Cash With an Outright Purchase
  • Get a prompt cash offer for your surplus lab or process equipment. Our detailed, market-specific valuations ensure you get a fair and accurate offer, while we handle the pickup of your equipment.
  • Get immediate cash
  • Get a known return
  • Fast turnaround

Why Consignment?

Maximize Value - We Market and Sell for You
  • Leave it to us to get maximum value for your laboratory instruments. Utilize our scientific-savvy sales team and biotech-focused online equipment store with thousands of items.
  • We find the right buyer at the highest price
  • We pick up and store the equipment
  • Free up space quickly

Why Auction?

Liquidate your Facility
  • Our industry-leading liquidation auction and asset advisory services handle everything from inventory to marketing to logistics, with flexible capabilities to maximize your return.
  • Sell a large set of assets
  • We handle marketing and logistics
  • Fits your timeline

Life Science Equipment Categories

Scientific Asset Management, LLC has extensive experience in valuing, purchasing, marketing, selling, and servicing a wide variety of biotech and biopharma equipment. Examples of equipment categories we regularly work with include:


UV / visible, luminescence, fluorescence, and NanoDrop systems. Manufacturers: Thermo Scientific, NanoDrop, Beckman Coulter, Shimadzu, Agilent, Hach, Perkin Elmer, etc.


Analytical, preparative, and FPLC chromatography systems Manufacturers: Agilent, Shimadzu, Waters, GE / Amersham / Pharmacia, etc.

Mass Spectrometry

Ion trap, quadrupole, TOF, MALDI, hybrid systems, and mass detectors.Manufacturers: Applied Biosystems, SCIEX, Thermo Scientific, Waters, Agilent, Bruker, etc.

Microplate Readers

Multi-mode, UV / visible, luminescence, fluorescence, and AlphaScreen.Manufacturers: Molecular Devices, Bio-Tek Instruments, BMG, Perkin Elmer, etc.

Gas Chromatography

GC systems equipped with FID, TCD, or mass detectors Manufacturers: Agilent / Hewlett Packard, Thermo Scientific, Shimadzu, bruker


Benchtop, floor model, refrigerated, and micro centrifuges
Manufacturers: Eppendorf, Beckman Coulter, Thermo Scientific, Sorval, Jouan, Kendro, Hitachi, Carl Padburg, etc


Tube-based or plate-based thermal cyclers, as well as RT-PCR systems. Manufacturers: Bio-Rad / MJ Research, Eppendorf, Applied Biosystems, Techne, etc.

Flow Cytometers

Cell analyzers and cell sorters for research or clinical applications. Manufacturers: Becton Dickinson / BD, Beckman Coulter, Millipore / Guava, Amnis

Bioreactors / Fermentors

Reactors from benchtop to pilot scale for eukaryotic or bacterial applications. Manufacturers: New Brunswick Scientific, Sartorius / B.Braun, Applikon, Eppendorf, Bionet, InsFor

Microscopes / Imagers

Upright, inverted, fluorescence, clinical, confocal, or imaging microscopes. Manufacturers: Olympus, Zeiss, Nikon, Leica, Meiji, Fisher Scientific

Hoods / Enclosures

Biosafety Cabinets, Laminar Flow hoods, Chemical Fume and filtered enclosures for lab use. Manufacturers: Baker, Labconco, NuAire, Thermo Scientific / Forma, Esco


CO2, microbial, humudity / stability chambers, and shaking incubators. Manufacturers: Thermo Scientific / Forma, VWR, New Brunswick Scientific, Sanyo