Equipment is lined up and ready to go into bidding area.
More than 1,900 bidders participated online and in person at Ritchie Bros.' multi-million-dollar unreserved public equipment auction in Las Vegas on Sept. 15, 2017.
With bidders from 40 countries, approximately 80 percent of the equipment in the auction was sold to out-of-state buyers, from as far away as Israel, Vietnam and the United Arab Emirates. Online bidders purchased approximately 65 percent of the equipment sold (by dollar value).
Nearly 1,000 equipment items and trucks were sold in the auction, including excavators, loaders, compactors, cranes, trucks, trailers and more.