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Alex Lyon & Son Hosts Auction for Capital Tractor in N.Y.

Fri October 22, 2010 - Northeast Edition
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Ed Russo (L) and Bill Fenster of Ed Russo Construction traveled all the way from Croydon, Pa. Both have their sights set on this New Holland D75 dozer.
Ed Russo (L) and Bill Fenster of Ed Russo Construction traveled all the way from Croydon, Pa. Both have their sights set on this New Holland D75 dozer.
Ed Russo (L) and Bill Fenster of Ed Russo Construction traveled all the way from Croydon, Pa. Both have their sights set on this New Holland D75 dozer. Rodney Swartz (L) of Park East Sales and Ed Oliver of Hudson River Tractor hope to find a new home for this New Holland skid steer loader. Rod Abele (L) and Lou Taylor of Abele Tractor in Albany, N.Y., are keeping a sharp eye out to see who brings home this Kobelco excavator so that they can keep the new owner supplied with any parts that he or she may need. Jack Lyon (L), president of Alex Lyon & Son, handled all of the details of this consolidation sale for Jamie Gibson, president of Capital Tractor. Andrew Nilsen of Pete’s Excavating in Stoneridge, N.Y., inspects the undercarriage of this New Holland dozer. Most of the shop equipment for Capital Tractor’s Latham store was sold to the highest bidder. Newer, high-tech equipment will be purchased to expand the shop equipment inventory at the Greenwich store. Capital Tractor’s Greenwich, N.Y., store will continue to offer a variety of new- and low-hour used construction equipment.

Alex Lyon & Son held a sale Oct. 9 at Capital Tractor’s Latham, N.Y., location.

Jamie Gibson, president of Capital Tractor, recently made the decision to consolidate operations between the company’s Latham store and the Greenwich, N.Y., location. New customer service initiatives at the Greenwich facility will allow Capital Tractor to better serve all of its customers from a single location, with increased capital investment being channeled into the Greenwich dealership. The facility will now offer a more comprehensive parts inventory, additional service technicians, technician tooling and an upgraded road service fleet equipped with the latest technology.