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Deere 850D Sells for $315K at Hunyady Sale in Telford, Pa.

Fri October 08, 2010 - Northeast Edition
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Drew Alleva, an independent contractor from Malvern, Pa., checks out this Cat machine prior to the auction.
Drew Alleva, an independent contractor from Malvern, Pa., checks out this Cat machine prior to the auction.
Drew Alleva, an independent contractor from Malvern, Pa., checks out this Cat machine prior to the auction. Mike Hart (L), president of Hartland Demolition and Restoration, Harleysville, Pa., and David Yaw, president of A.G.Allenbach Inc., Kulpsville, Pa., look forward to the auction getting under way. Tom Pierre (R), president of Pierre Enterprises, Moscow, Pa., and his son, Travis, are looking to add some earthmoving equipment to their fleet. A nice selection of dozers and excavators went on the block during Hunyady’s Sept. 22 auction in Telford, Pa. Three Cat D6N and one Cat D6R dozers ranged in price from $67,000 to $114,000. Several hydraulic excavators were sold — a John Deere A nice selection of dozers and excavators went on the block during Hunyady’s Sept. 22 auction in Telford, Pa. Three Cat D6N and one Cat D6R dozers ranged in price from $67,000 to $114,000. Several hydraulic excavators were sold — a John Deere (L-R): George Caroulis and Joe Villa, both of Ransome CAT; Mike Dougherty of National Lift, Bristol, Pa.; and Erik Gutt of Ransome CAT meet up to talk a little industry prior to the start of the auction in Telford, Pa. Checking out the selection of excavators (L-R) are Steve Covaleski, vice president, and Carl Schmidt, both of Bug Eye Contractors Inc., Sellersville, Pa.; and Brian R. Blair, president of Blair Corporation, Ivyland, Pa. Bidders vied for an extensive lineup of dump trucks at the Telford, Pa., auction. With the help from a pair of Grove cranes, American flags fly high over the auction site. Hunyady Auction Co. had the Star Spangled Banner played at the start of the sale. Andy Miller, vice president of Alex Paris Contracting, Pittsburgh, Pa., calls back to the office to finalize strategy. Thinking about bidding on a Grove crane were  Garret Shank (L), president, and Tyler Shank, vice president, both of Penn Mechanical Group in Home, Pa. The company offers natural gas and pipeline services. Mike Hunyady, president of Hunyady Auction Company, thanks bidders for attending the auction. Bidders gather around as the auction begins. Dan Ganovski, owner, and Bruce Moyer, foreman, both of Sanatoga Paving & Landscaping, Pottstown Pa., are on their way to check out the rollers.

Hunyady Auction Company held a sale Sept. 22 in Telford, Pa.

Going on the block was equipment from SunTrust Equipment Finance and Leasing Corp., along with All Points Capital Corp. and Co Active Capital Partners Inc. A pair of 2005 Grove RT760E 60-ton rough-terrain cranes, Caterpillar and John Deere excavators and dozers highlighted the sale.