Ritchie Bros. Holds Well Attended December Auction in Louisville, Ky.

The auction drew a large crowd of bidders from Kentucky, Indiana and Ohio.

Fri January 02, 2015 - Midwest Edition
Construction Equipment Guide

Tony Portman (L) and Rick Nation stops by to take in the auction activities.
Tony Portman (L) and Rick Nation stops by to take in the auction activities.
Tony Portman (L) and Rick Nation stops by to take in the auction activities. (L-R): Ritchie Bros.’s Aaron Doss and Kevin Kobus keep track while Jim Valentine calls out the bids. Justin Derksen (L) and Joel Eshbach of Eshbach Farms gave, the excavators the once over. (L-R): Eddie Merritt, Dennis Greer and Dale Combs, all of Combs Excavating consider, a bid on this Cat D6N dozer. Danny Clark (L) of Clark Heavy Equipment Sales talks shop with Construction Machinery Company’s David Carter. (L-R): Jason Faust of Construction Machinery Company speaks with Roxie Holton of Holton Construction and Dave Carter, also of Construction Machinery Company. Butch Fentress (L) and Matt Powers of Foreign Hill Equipment were pleased to have had the winning bid on a Cat dozer.

Ritchie Bros. held an unreserved public auction in Louisville, Ky., on Dec. 10.

The auction drew a large crowd of bidders from Kentucky, Indiana and Ohio and attracted heavy online bidding as well. Bidding was conducted from a tent set up with theater style seating, however there was lots of activity in the yard as many auction attendees inspected the equipment up close.

Featured items included excavators, crawler tractors, wheel loaders, motorgraders, loader backhoes, skid steer loaders and a range of other machines and attachments.

For more information, please visit www.rbauction.com.