Martin & Martin Hosts Annual Summer Contractors Sale

Tue July 09, 2013 - Southeast Edition
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(L-R): Clay Thornton, Brent Beverly and Stuart Kay, all of BTM Machinery in Charleston, S.C., check on the machines they had up for auction and shop for other machines.
(L-R): Clay Thornton, Brent Beverly and Stuart Kay, all of BTM Machinery in Charleston, S.C., check on the machines they had up for auction and shop for other machines.
(L-R): Clay Thornton, Brent Beverly and Stuart Kay, all of BTM Machinery in Charleston, S.C., check on the machines they had up for auction and shop for other machines. William Hanley (L) and Melvin Gibson, both of Gibson Backhoe in Greenwood, S.C., shop the selection of John Deere, Cat, Komatsu and Hitachi. Frank Cantrell of Cantrell Grading in West Union, S.C., tests this New Holland backhoe. Jay Dover (L) of Jay’s Grading in Gainesville, Ga., and Kacy and Ken Cronan, both of GWAR in Gainesville, Ga., look to buy a truck. Miles Mauldin (L) of Mauldin Excavating & Grading in Dawsonville, Ga., and Duncan Hunt of DDH Sales in Mableton, Ga., try to work out a deal on a few machines. Jeff Martin (L) welcomes Kevin Williams of K.W. Grading in Fountain Inn, S.C., to the sale. (L-R): Duncan Hunt of DDH Sales in Mableton, Ga., Scott McEver of Granite Mountain Machinery and Joey Martin await the auction.

Martin & Martin Auctioneers held an annual summer contractors auction from its permanent facility located at 1618 Easley Highway in Pelzer, S.C. The sale included all types of construction equipment from grinders to backhoes. Contractors came from many states in the southeast to bid on the equipment.