Alex Lyon & Son Holds Pre-Florida Auctions Sale in Tampa

Tue February 02, 2010 - Southeast Edition
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Roger McHugh, president of Brookside Equipment, makes another deal via cell phone.
Roger McHugh, president of Brookside Equipment, makes another deal via cell phone.
Roger McHugh, president of Brookside Equipment, makes another deal via cell phone. (L-R): Prior to the start of the auction, Heath Murdock, Briggs Equipment; Colin Kelley, E.R. Chase; and James Hill of Hills Dirt Pit talk about some of the iron that will go on the block. Coming all the way from Quebec City, Canada, are Claude Brochu (L) and Jacques Dumais. Test operating this Case CX50B mini-excavator is Tim Tracy of Southern Truck & Tractor. Rick Phillips of Phillips & Son Heavy Haulers, Fort Worth, Texas, came to haul in some business at the Tampa sale. The father and son team of Mike Serafini Sr. (L) and J.R. Serafini, Buffalo, N.Y., picked a good time of year to get out of Upstate New York and enjoy the Sunshine State while taking in an auction or two. Looking over some of the soil compactors is Ken Lillycrop of Bryans Equipment, Toronto, Canada.

Alex Lyon & Son held an auction Jan. 30 in Tampa, Fla.

The sale, billed as a “complete liquidation auction for Briggs Equipment,” featured a wide array of Case Equipment as a well as sundry service and utility trucks and attachments.