A hint of things to come. Perry Taggart (L), C.A. Murren Contractors & Engineers, Grayson, Ga., and his Ritchie Bros. representative Alex Wood stand in front of a nice package of C.A. Murren machines, including a Manitowoc 555, which will go on the aucti
More than 1,400 bidders participated online and in person at Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers’ multi-million dollar unreserved public equipment auction in Atlanta on Sept. 20.
Bidders came from 48 countries, including 45 U.S. states. Close to 80 percent of the equipment was sold to out-of-state buyers, from as far away as Australia, Colombia and Indonesia. Online bidders purchased close to 38 percent of the equipment sold (by dollar value).
In total, more than 1,000 equipment lots were sold in the auction, including loader backhoes, hydraulic excavators, crawler tractors, multi-terrain loaders, wheel loaders, articulated dump trucks, truck tractors and more.
For more information, please visit www.rbauction.com.