The Plantex Advantage


Since 1982 Plantex Equipment Corporation has specialized in the sale of surplus process equipment. We are continually searching for good late model equipment to purchase for our inventory.

We buy single machines, packages of equipment, or entire manufacturing facilities. We also offer equipment brokerage, appraisal, and liquidation services for the convenience of our customers.

Plantex has established itself as a leader in the marketplace, providing equipment very competitively priced while simultaneously having the ability to pay premium dollars for your idle assets. We appreciate your consideration in the disposition of any equipment that may become surplus to your needs. Please add our name to any list that you may maintain for this purpose.


Good service is our standard operating procedure. We strive to ensure that you enjoy working with us, making the best possible deals with minimum inconvenience and maximum satisfaction. For an immediate response to your needs contact us via;
Phone: 713-723-9181
Fax: 713-723-9048


We can offer thousands of items of quality surplus used and unused process equipment from daily changing inventory. Our equipment is selected and acquired from many various industries worldwide. We try to offer only equipment which has been well maintained, includes maintenance records, manufacturer’s drawings, operation and parts manuals. We offer refurbishing if required and warranted repair components. Most items have many useful years of service remaining after performing just minor preventative maintenance.


Over three decades experience in process equipment evaluations assures a knowledgeable and thorough review. We can perform on-site equipment appraisals and can provide your company with detailed reports. We appraise single items, groups, or whole plants, dismantled or installed.


Let us take care of your equipment transportation arrangements. We can coordinate shipments by rail, air, sea, or truck to your location. Plantex is conveniently located near the Port of Houston and has easy access to several Interstate freeways and our facility is Rail served. Central and South America are just an hour or so away via either of Houston’s two International airports.

Warehousing & Toll Processing

We also offer warehouse storage for equipment and bulk materials, plus Toll Processing services. We handle dry bulk and liquid products with bulk under-rail & road unloading, over rail, boxcar, tank-car, tanker and bulk truck loading. We operate over 100 silos with 20mm lbs dry storage capacity. Services offered include- Storage, Trans-loading, Reformulating, Blending, Mixing, Screening, Drying, Size Reduction and Agglomeration, Bagging, Palletizing, Super Sacking, Drumming, etc. We welcome your inquiry for any of these or similar services.