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Frey & Sons Holds Sale in Lansing

Fri September 14, 2012 - Midwest Edition
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Swapping some industry stories are Tom Ellis (L) of Howell Tractor & Equipment and Rich Lodewegen of Equipment Appraisals & Sales.
Swapping some industry stories are Tom Ellis (L) of Howell Tractor & Equipment and Rich Lodewegen of Equipment Appraisals & Sales.
Swapping some industry stories are Tom Ellis (L) of Howell Tractor & Equipment and Rich Lodewegen of Equipment Appraisals & Sales. Derek Daube (L) and Ron Bolsser of Daube Farms think this Cat 320C excavator might be a good fit for their operation. Don Rietveld of Rietveld Enterprises checks over this Caterpillar IT-28B tool carrier. Looking over the Cat crawler loaders are Brett (L) and Gary Carney of Carney Construction & Excavating Don Davies (L) of Sargents Equipment & Repair Service and Dave Zimmerman of R. Zimmerman Inc. are busy talking about the  equipment up for bid. Walter Dombrowski of Great Lakes Docks & Decks came over from Michigan to see if he could find a deal or two. Hastings Krumm (L) and Warren Housinger relive some great memories while looking over this early 1940’s international cub tractor. (L-R): John Wagner of Wagner & Associates, Mike Goffinet of Goffinet Equipment Co., and Gerald Witvoet, owner of Witvoet & Co., discuss what the iron might bring in at the auction.

Frey & Sons held an auction Aug. 30 in Lansing, Ill. The equipment sale was from the downsizing of Witvoet & Co. and featured equipment from manufacturers including Caterpillar, Hitachi, JCB, Case, Mack and Dynapac.