Auctioneers begin the two-day event at 8:30 a.m. on Dec. 14.
More than 1,000 registered buyers and guests attended a two-day Petrowsky sale at 275 Route 32, North Franklin, Conn., on Dec. 14 and 15.
Equipment came from Thompson Tractor LLC, complete dispersal; Pine Bush Group, rental returns; and area contractors and equipment dealers. There were 1,546 different lots (vehicles, earth movers, pavers, heavy iron, excavators, trucks large and small, parts, accessories) for sale.
According to Petrowsky Facility Manager Diane Carboni, buyers from 11 to 15 different countries were represented, as far away as South Africa, Saudi Arabia and the Middle East, Latin America, Peru and Canada. All six New England states were represented.