Petrowsky Holds November Sale in North Franklin, Conn.

Fri December 04, 2009 - Northeast Edition
Construction Equipment Guide

Two prospective bidders get a closer look at a Bandit Beast 3680 horizontal grinder before the start of the sale.
Two prospective bidders get a closer look at a Bandit Beast 3680 horizontal grinder before the start of the sale.
Two prospective bidders get a closer look at a Bandit Beast 3680 horizontal grinder before the start of the sale. This 1993 Timberjack 2618 feller buncher was one of thousands of lots for sale at Petrowsky’s major public equipment auction. Matt Hubbard of Yankee Heritage in Middletown, Conn., previews a 2001 IH 4700 4x2 at Petrowsky headquarters and sale site in North Franklin, Conn. This bidder has his own private audience ready to watch him test out a 1987 Caterpillar CB-214 double drum roller. Backhoe loaders stretched down the center of the sale site, perfectly aligned for bidders to view. A line of excavators wait to make their way down the Petrowsky auction ramp on day-one of the two-day sale. On a chilly day in November, Petrowsky Auctioneers’s 25-acre auction facility provides its attendees with professional service and comfort with a drive-by ramp where equipment and vehicles pass. These three bidders attended the auction on Nov. 13 to inspect the equipment for sale from area contractors and equipment dealers.  (L-R) are Joe Mineri of Mineri Excavating in North Haven, Conn.; Robert Pesapane of Statewide Construction in New Haven, Co “Mack” (L) and Raymond Landry of Frank Landry & Son Inc. in Sherman, Maine, were on the prowl for heavy equipment on day-one of Petrowsky Auctioneers’s sale of construction, earthmoving, paving equipment, as well as, trucks and trailers.

Petrowsky Auctioneers Inc. held a sale Nov. 13 and 14 at its headquarters in North Franklin, Conn.

The two-day major public auction featured thousands of lots of equipment from area contractors and equipment dealers, including construction, earthmoving and paving equipment, trucks and trailers, landscaping and more.