Ritchie Bros. Hosts Unreserved Auction in Morris, Ill.

More than 3,600 bidders participated online and in person at Ritchie Bros.’ multi-million dollar unreserved public equipment auction in Morris, Ill., on March 18.

📅   Fri March 25, 2016 - Midwest Edition


Rolf Helland, owner Illinois Truck and Equipment Co., registers for the auction.
Rolf Helland, owner Illinois Truck and Equipment Co., registers for the auction.
Rolf Helland, owner Illinois Truck and Equipment Co., registers for the auction.
Traci and Eugene Montgomery look over this Cat D6R dozer. James Stabler (L) and Drew Marino, both of Bayside Iron, inspect this John Deere 750J dozer. 
Olsen logging representatives take a look at the dozers at the Morris, Ill., sale, including (L-R) Tigger Volker, Tim Hoffman and Scott Olsen, owner of Olsen Logging. 
Clay Bertelsman of Ray Lafore Truck Service Inc. brought his son Jack to the Ritchie Bros. sale.
Tyler Maiden (L) and Carlos Mogan shop the inventory of Cat dozers.
Tyson Wardlow (L) and Beau Shultz, both of Shultz Construction, enjoy the nice weather during the auction. 
Jack (L) and Sean Maloney, both of Merc Group LLC Hammers and Attachments, Frankfort, Ill., attend the sale. 
Matthew Monsen of Monsen Trucking & Topsoil brought some Mack Dump Trucks to go on the block at the Ritchie Bros. sale.

More than 3,600 bidders participated online and in person at Ritchie Bros.' multi-million dollar unreserved public equipment auction in Morris, Ill., on March 18.

Bidders came from 48 countries, including 49 U.S. states. Approximately 54 percent of the equipment was sold to out-of-state buyers, from as far away as Guatemala, Thailand and Jordan. Online bidders purchased approximately 45 percent of the equipment sold (by dollar value).

More than 3,300 equipment items and trucks were sold in the auction, including excavators, compactors, dozers, wheel loaders, trailers, truck tractors and more.

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