WILMINGTON, Del. - The federal bankruptcy judge presiding over the Chapter 11 proceeding of Allied Systems Holdings Inc. on Sept. 17 approved a $135 million sale of the company's assets to a rival company after the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors and other parties moved to reopen the asset auction in light of a better bid (In Re: Allied Systems Holdings Inc., No. 12-11564, Chapter 11, D. Del. Bkcy.).