Tyler Devoll (L) of Swansea Trucking and Excavating, Swansea, Mass., and David Raposo of J.R. and Sons Inc., Westport, Mass., attended the heavy equipment auction on March 24.
More than 800 registered bidders participated online and in-person at the Ritchie Bros. multi-million dollar auction held March 24 in Hartford, Conn.
The bidders came from 25 countries, including 44 U.S. states and nine Canadian provinces. More than 80 percent of the trucks and equipment (based on gross auction proceeds) went to buyers from outside the state. Close to 800 auction lots were sold on auction day.