Ritchie Bros. Hosts Multi-Million Dollar Auction in East Brunswick

Wed December 03, 2014 - Northeast Edition
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Al Zabicki (L), director of Operating Engineers Local 825 Training Center, stands with Frank Horan, used equipment manager, Trico, Vineland, N.J.
Al Zabicki (L), director of Operating Engineers Local 825 Training Center, stands with Frank Horan, used equipment manager, Trico, Vineland, N.J.
Al Zabicki (L), director of Operating Engineers Local 825 Training Center, stands with Frank Horan, used equipment manager, Trico, Vineland, N.J. Several rough-terrain cranes went on the auction block, including Grove and Lorain cranes. Rich Yannetella (L), Metra Industries, Little Falls, N.J., talks with Vince Lorenz, territory manager of Ritchie Bros. Roberto Luaces of RJL Used Equipment Sales, Clifford, N.J., looks over the hydraulic excavators. Ritchie Bros. registration and settlement office. Steve Martin (L), president of Superior Excavating, Somerset, N.J., talks with his friend Joe Cichowski. The auction featured more than 350 equipment items. Close to 1,000 bidders participated online and in person at Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers' multi-million dollar unreserved public equipment auction in East Brunswick, N.J., on Nov. 20.


Close to 1,000 bidders participated online and in person at Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers’ multi-million dollar unreserved public equipment auction in East Brunswick, N.J., on Nov. 20.

Bidders came from 39 countries, including 45 U.S. states. Approximately 73 percent of the equipment was sold to out-of-state buyers, from as far away as Bermuda, Saudi Arabia, Vietnam, Singapore and Peru. Online bidders purchased 63 percent of the equipment sold (by dollar value).

The auction featured more than 350 equipment items, including more than 25 scissorlifts, 15 compactors and 15 excavators, as well as crawler tractors, loader backhoes, dump trucks and more.For more information, please visit www.rbauction.com.