Petrowsky Holds Two-Day Sale in North Franklin, Conn.

The sale also included a collection of classic collectible cars from the estate of Allen Jarabek Jr.

📅   Mon July 14, 2014 - Northeast Edition
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Petrowsky Auctioneers’ permanent sale site in North Franklin, Conn., was specifically designed to provide auction attendees a comfortable, clean atmosphere to purchase additions to their equipment fleets.
Petrowsky Auctioneers’ permanent sale site in North Franklin, Conn., was specifically designed to provide auction attendees a comfortable, clean atmosphere to purchase additions to their equipment fleets.
Petrowsky Auctioneers’ permanent sale site in North Franklin, Conn., was specifically designed to provide auction attendees a comfortable, clean atmosphere to purchase additions to their equipment fleets. Bryn Smith (L) of The N.I.C.E. Company takes a hard look at this Cat tractor loader backhoe with Bill Rychlik of Christian Hill Farm and Equipment Sales in North Grafton, Mass. Glass overhead doors keep the hot air out and the bidders in a cool, comfortable atmosphere, yet allows a great view of the equipment as it traverses the Petrowsky ramp. Bidders from across the Northeast register to attend the sale in person while many others opted to place their bids online. The ramp at the Petrowsky Auction site keeps the auction moving along and makes bidding a whole lot easier on attendees. A large collection of low-hour Caterpillar skid steer rental returns generated a lot of attention. Sam Petrowsky (C) helps auctioneers and ringmen spot bids and keep the sale moving at a fast pace. These Ingersoll-Rand soil compactors were just a few of the many pieces of compaction equipment available through the sale. Doing a pre-sale inspection of a Cat D3KXL is Nick Deojay (L) and Greg Gates of Jolly Johns Trucking & Equipment in Moosup, Conn. Dermot Thompson of Green Construction in New York City is looking to add this Volvo EC140 to his company’s fleet of excavators. Tim Crean (L) of Crean Equipment in Pittsfield, Conn., discusses industry trends with Al Endruinas of Endruinas Brothers Development in Massachusetts. Two potential buyers inspect the engine of a Daewoo 340LCV. Massive rock is every contractor’s challenge in the New England states.  This Furukawa drill might make the job easier. Dana Burger (L) of H.O. Penn Machinery and Hank Spies of Milton CAT have long used Petrowsky sales to monitor trends in the used equipment market.

Petrowsky Auctioneers held a massive two-day sale at its facility in North Franklin, Conn., June 20 and 21. In addition to a large variety of excavators, loaders, skid steers, trucks and other pieces of earth moving equipment, the sale also included a collection of classic collectible cars from the estate of Allen Jarabek Jr.