Patrick Beame came down from Virginia to look at a wide variety of equipment, including this Ingersoll Rand SD77.
More than 1,700 registered bidders participated online and in-person at the Ritchie Bros. multi-million dollar auction held Oct. 27 in Orlando, Fla.
Bidders came from 46 countries, including 49 U.S. states and 10 Canadian provinces. More than 65 percent of the trucks and equipment sold in the auction (based on gross auction proceeds) went to buyers from outside the state. More than 1,450 lots were sold on auction day, including a large selection of loader backhoes, wheel loaders, motorgraders, articulated dump trucks, crawler tractors, hydraulic excavators, telescopic forklifts, truck tractors and other transportation equipment.
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