Brett Johnson (L) of Vertical Earth, Cumming, Ga., and Dick Tabb, Tabb Equipment Sales, Marietta, Ga., look over dozers about to go on the auction block.
JM Wood Auction Company Inc. held another successful annual summer construction, truck, agricultural and forestry machine auction, at its headquarters facility in Montgomery, Ala., on June 3 to 6. The sale was held for Joe McGee Construction, SMC Services, Flint Equipment Co., Yancey Bros. Co., Dublin Farming Co., J.A. Minter and Son and numerous Alabama counties.
Gross auction sales totaled more than $32 million including more than $5 million in online sales.
“We had a great auction and turnout for our 42nd annual summer sale,” said Bryant Wood, JM Wood Auction Company Inc. president. “Machinery that featured pre-Tier IV engines and had low hours sold at a premium.”
Highlights of the auction included a low-hour Caterpillar package from SMC Services, featuring a pair of D6Ts with 1400 original hours. Also, another round of late-model county-owned Mack dumps sold during the auction.