Ritchie Bros. Hosts Multi-Million Dollar Auction in Manchester, N.H.

Bidders came from 36 countries, including 47 U.S. states.

📅   Tue August 11, 2015 - Northeast Edition
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A Cat D350E articulated truck rolls across Ritchie’s auction ramp.
A Cat D350E articulated truck rolls across Ritchie’s auction ramp.
A Cat D350E articulated truck rolls across Ritchie’s auction ramp. Robert Hubbard, owner of Cabot Company in Beverly, Mass., looks to purchase an excavator for his business. The Power Screen Chieftain 1400 screener proves popular during the sale. Rob Abele (L), owner of Abele Tractor in Albany, N.Y., and Adam Clark, owner of Clark Equipment in Syracuse, N.Y., attend Ritchie’s summer sale. The sale included these Peterbilts, which sold for $97,500 and $96,000. William Merritt, operator in training of WRM Construction, enjoys his time in this John Deere tractor. Skid steer manufacturers including Volvo, Cat and Takeuchi were represented at the sale. A crowd gathers under the tent in preparation for the sale to begin. This Link-Belt mobile crane attracted attention from bidders.

Close to 1,100 bidders participated online and in person at Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers’ multi-million dollar unreserved public equipment auction in Manchester, N.H., on July 28.

Bidders came from 36 countries, including 47 U.S. states. Approximately 75 percent of the equipment was sold to out-of-state buyers, from as far away as Jamaica, Nigeria and Spain. Online bidders purchased approximately 27 percent of the equipment sold (by dollar value).

More than 850 equipment items and trucks were sold in the auction, including excavators, loader backhoes, dozers, truck tractors, lifting and material handling equipment and more.

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