More than 250 ground bidders poured in to see what kind of good deals they could score on heavy equipment at the North Country/E.W. Sleeper liquidation sale.
North Country-Auctions, held a major inventory reduction sale in Concord, N.H., on Oct. 15. at E.W. Sleeper's location on 391 Loudon Road. The sale included a total of 700 lots, 200 of which was heavy equipment including a surplus of inventory from E.W. Sleeper, a local heavy equipment dealer that carries lines such as Kawasaki, Yanmar, Vibroscreen and more. The sale also featured equipment from Azores Construction located in Windham, N.H., and the estate of Keith Bryar.
The morning started off dreary and cold, which is expected with a fall sale in the New England region, but the warm weather surprisingly broke through and allowed for a beautiful day for people to come out and enjoy the event. There were more than 250 ground bidders and an additional 150 online bidders via Equipmentfacts.com. The highest bid items included a 2013 Kawasaki 85Z-7 wheel loader, a Cat 950-H wheel loader and Cat D6R XL dozer.