Alex Lyon & Son Hosts Phase 1 of Series of Sales for Firm

The sale consisted of more than 250 late-model, low-hour machines, including rubber tired loaders, skid steers, hydraulic excavators and much more.

📅   Wed August 10, 2016 - Midwest Edition #17


Sean (L) and Jack Maloney, both of Merc Group LLC, stand in front of this Cat 926M wheel loader.
Sean (L) and Jack Maloney, both of Merc Group LLC, stand in front of this Cat 926M wheel loader.
Sean (L) and Jack Maloney, both of Merc Group LLC, stand in front of this Cat 926M wheel loader.
Jacob Alexander (L) learns about the industry from his grandfather, Jerry Alexander, founder of Alexander Equipment Rental in Bourbonnais, Ill.
(L-R) are Chad Ketelsen, president, United States  operations of Alex Lyon & Son; Jack Lyon, owner of Alex Lyon & Son; and Tim Rieken, COO Arctic Snow & Ice Control.
John Robinette (L), Robinette Demolition, and Art Bayley, 1st Source Bank, talk about the industry. 
Mike Garrard (L), used equipment manager of Patten CAT, catches up with Lynn Schroeder of the Schroeder Group, Peoria, Ill.
Dave White (L) and Mark Freudinger, both of Quantum Technical, look over the Cat wheel loaders at the sale.
Mike Jaworski (L), president, BBE Equipment, and Brian Emmick, Nation One Snow & Ice Control Inc., attend the sale. 
Brad Smith (L) and Ron Kinzinger, both of R&R Inc., Bradley, John Einoder (L), owner of J T Einoder Inc., and John Starek, operations manager of Arctic Snow & Ice Control products, discuss the skid steers.

Alex Lyon & Son held Phase 1 of its sale for Arctic Snow & Ice Control on July 29 at its facility in Frankfort, Ill. The company is a large snow contractor based in Illinois, and is selling its inventory of equipment in order to upgrade its fleet with new 2017 machines. The sale consisted of more than 250 late-model, low-hour machines, including rubber tired loaders, skid steers, hydraulic excavators and much more.

Phase 2 of the sale will be held in Atlantic City, N.J., on Aug. 13 and Phase 3 will be held on Oct. 15 in Chicago, Ill.

For more information, visit www.lyonauction.com.