Alex Lyon & Son Hosts Estate Auction in Rockford, Ill.

Wed November 15, 2017 - Midwest Edition #23
Construction Equipment Guide

The auction featured a number of excavators.
The auction featured a number of excavators.
The auction featured a number of excavators. Larry Gill (L) and Rex Marshall shop the selection of attachments at the sale. 
Mike Miesiac of Site-Pro Contracting runs this Cat 312D excavator before the sale.  
Jon Rippinger (L) of JP Rippinger and Chris Thompson of Thompson excavating Inc. inspect this Cat 815 compactor. 
Austin Fischer of Fischer Excavating considers bidding on this John Deere 310SK loader backhoe. 
Mike Lambert of M&D Truck and Equipment Sales looks at this New Holland Workmaster 33 tractor. 
Art Fish, owner of Fish Drainage Company, checks the stick of this Cat 324DL long-reach excavator. 
Jack Lyon (R), president of Alex Lyon & Son, welcomes Butch Stambaugh (L) of Stambaugh & Sons and “Pancho from Mexico” to the auction in Rockford, Ill.

Alex Lyon & Son held a complete liquidation estate auction on Nov. 2 in Rockford, Ill. After 60 years in business, the M. Adams Equipment Company decided to discontinue operations and sell everything in the absolute auction, including the real estate.

A variety of equipment went on the block, including excavator, motorgraders, crawler loaders, skid steers and much more. Manufacturers represented at the sale included Cat, Case, Grove, Vermeer and many more.

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