Friendly competitors Bill Theile of ALTA Equipment Company and Carleton Equipment Company President Phil Wurtzel catch up at the auction.
More than 900 registered bidders participated online and in person for the Ritchie Bros. multi-million dollar auction June 9 in Milan, Mich., just outside of Detroit.
Bidders came from 42 states, 23 countries and all 10 Canadian provinces. Close to 1,100 lots were sold on auction day. Nearly 65 percent of the equipment and trucks (based on gross auction proceeds) went to buyers from outside the state of Michigan.
For more information, please visit www.rbauction.com.