Mike Denny (L) and Calvin Denny of MDI Rock were looking for a rock truck like this Cat 773B. MDI has locations in Phoenix and Prescott, Ariz.
More than 2,100 bidders participated online and in person at Ritchie Bros.' multi-million dollar unreserved public equipment auction in Phoenix, Ariz., on June 29.
Bidders came from 40 countries, including 47 U.S. states. Out-of-state buyers from as far away as Peru, Poland and Egypt purchased 61 percent of the equipment in the auction (by dollar value). Online bidders purchased 52 percent of the equipment sold (by dollar value).
More than 1,550 equipment items and trucks were sold in the auction, including more than 50 compactors, 45 flatbed trucks, 30 dump trucks, 25 loader backhoes, 15 excavators and more.
For more information, please visit www.rbauction.com.