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Davis Auctions Holds Utility, Iron Sale in Prospect, Conn.

Tue July 31, 2012 - Northeast Edition
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The sale lot was full with equipment from utility companies, municipalities, contractors and others.
The sale lot was full with equipment from utility companies, municipalities, contractors and others.
The sale lot was full with equipment from utility companies, municipalities, contractors and others. Richard Layton (L) of Layton Oil Company, New Milford, Conn., stops for a photo-op with his friend, Mike Whitcomb, of Whitcomb Enterprises, New Milford, Conn. Steven DeLucia of JHD Corp., Prospect, Conn., takes a quick break from the auction to pose for a photo. These Ford F750SD trucks with Versalift were a small portion of the trucks and equipment for sale to the highest bidder. Cameron accompanied her husband, Chester Falkowski, of Tolland County Builders Inc., Prospect, Conn., to the Davis sale. Bidders swarm around the auction truck as it goes to each lot of equipment up for bid. Jacob Safford of Oxford, Conn., looks ready to work in this Case 590 Super M backhoe. Jim Davis (L), owner of Davis Auctions Inc., sits alongside as Auctioneer Reg Lussier calls out the bids. Leo Curtin of Lake Waubeeka Associates, Danbury, Conn., checks out this Caterpillar 235 excavator. Manley Preta (L) of M. Preta Construction, Naugatuck, Conn., and Richard Elderkin, retired, Middlebury, Conn., enjoy the weather during the Davis auction. Mark Andrade of R.E.D. Technologies, Terryville, Conn., visited the sale site with his son, Ezra. Mark Savory of Bay Road Truck, Rowley, Mass., checks out the engine of this Kubota KH-52SR excavator.

Davis Auctions held a utility and construction equipment sale June 23 in Prospect, Conn.

The auction featured a host of trucks, including a 2004 International 4400, a 2004 Ford F750, a Ford F550 and mote.

Construction equipment included a John Deere 330 LC excavator, a Caterpillar 214B wheeled excavator (with two buckets), a Takeuchi TB135 excavator, a Yanmar 1020 excavator, a Bobcat 843 skid steer, a Gehl 3635 skid steer, an Extec 5000 turbo screening plant, a host of attachments and more.