Lars Poulsen, equipment superintendent of IHPJB, located in Washington, D.C., checks out a crane at the sale.
More than 715 bidders participated online and in person at Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers’ multi-million dollar unreserved public equipment auction June 3 in North East, Md.
Bidders came from 51 countries, including all 50 U.S. states. More than 83 percent of the equipment was sold to out-of-state buyers, from as far away as Bolivia, Poland and the United Arab Emirates. Online bidders purchased 46 percent of the equipment sold (by dollar value). In total, more than 1,625 equipment items were sold in the auction. For more information, please visit www.rbauction.com.