More Than 1,300 Bidders Partake in CAS Joint Auction

The equipment brought great prices for both buyers and consignors.

📅   Thu April 09, 2015 - Midwest Edition
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Gabe Peterson, auctioneer of Cat Auction Services/IronPlanet, gets the equipment moving with an enthusiastic crowd.
Gabe Peterson, auctioneer of Cat Auction Services/IronPlanet, gets the equipment moving with an enthusiastic crowd.
Gabe Peterson, auctioneer of Cat Auction Services/IronPlanet, gets the equipment moving with an enthusiastic crowd. Ryan Kauffmans, project manager of J Corp., general contractors, Des Moines, Iowa, just purchased this Case TR320 track machine. Lawncare and Landscaping, Indianola, Iowa, had Supervisor Travis Dietz checking out this Komatsu PC 200LC excavator. (L-R): Owner Brian Gay of Brian Gay Construction, Villisca, Iowa, and Vernon Pierson of Vpierson, Red Oak, Iowa, take a look at this Cat D6T track-type tractor. Curtis Sensenig, owner of Sensenig Excavating, Memphis Mo., said, “I am looking for a scraper today and a dozer if I can get the right price.” He likes the look of this Cat 349E. Brent Nicklay (L), territory sales manager of Cat Auction Services, and Cat Auction Services President Gary Trettel meet and greet the attendees at the registration desk. Ziegler CAT rental facility in Des Moines, Iowa, hosted the Cat Auction Services/IronPlanet joint sale.

Cat Auction Services held a joint auction with IronPlanet on March 25, which brought in more than 1,300 bidders to Ziegler CAT’s Altoona, Iowa, location.

This is the second joint sale Cat Auction Services and IronPlanet have held; the first was held earlier this year in Orlando.

The equipment brought great prices for both buyers and consignors. Just one of the many pieces that stood out was a 2012 Cat 740B articulated dump truck, which sold for $345,000. Cat Auction Services upcoming sales will be held in Denver, Colo., on April 22 and in Morgantown, W.Va., on May 13.

For more information visit www.catauctions.com