Alex Lyon & Son Holds Three Day Sale in Atlantic City

The annual sale featured rental return equipment, including an extensive selection of hydraulic excavators, backhoes, forklifts, asphalt rollers, rubber-tired loaders, crawler tractors and much more.

📅   Tue April 08, 2014 - Northeast Edition


With lots of rain, the weather once again was a factor at the annual Alex Lyon & Son auction in Atlantic City.
With lots of rain, the weather once again was a factor at the annual Alex Lyon & Son auction in Atlantic City.
With lots of rain, the weather once again was a factor at the annual Alex Lyon & Son auction in Atlantic City. Bob Boogertman, owner of Boogertman Builders and Excavating, Lakeville, Pa., considers adding to his fleet of equipment. Gene Bailey Sr. of Caprioni Portable Toilet Rentals, Cape May County, N.J., didn’t have to travel far to attend the Alex Lyon sale. Marco Delia, owner of Delia Equipment Corp., West Chester County, N.Y., tries this Caterpillar dozer on for size. With a coffee in hand, Joe Demdis, owner of Demdis Sand and Gravel, Phelps, N.Y., is primed to check out equipment. Richard Nevel, president of RN2 Incorporated  in Wisconsin, said he purchased a lot of equipment approximately five years ago and was looking to do the same at this Alex Lyon auction. All types of equipment were sold at the recent three-day auction, including these Caterpillar vibratory rollers. Last-minute steam cleaning is done before this Caterpillar backhoe is auctioned off. All types of support equipment went on the auction block, including these light towers. Jack Lyon stays dry as he takes bids on a Komatsu wheel loader. Lifts reach up to a rainy sky during Alex Lyon & Son’s recent auction in Atlantic City. Bobcat skid steers await their turn on the auction block. A contractor from Montreal, Canada, drove more than seven hours for the Alex Lyon auction in Atlantic City. Marty Passara, owner of Advanced Irrigation, Palmyra, N.J., checks out a skid steer.

Alex Lyon & Son held a three-day auction from March 27 to March 29 in Atlantic City, N.J.

The annual sale featured rental return equipment, including an extensive selection of hydraulic excavators, backhoes, forklifts, asphalt rollers, rubber-tired loaders, crawler tractors and much more. Equipment was provided by Hertz Equipment Rental and Sunbelt Rentals.