Canadian global asset management firm Ritchie Bros. was first established in 1958 and has since grown to be one of the largest auctioneers of trucks and heavy equipment worldwide. Operating from more than 40 permanent auction sites in over 15 countries, Ritchie Bros. provides auctioneering services to businesses across the construction, mining and transportation sectors. A recent online auction of equipment from Ritchie Bros. facility in Houston, Texas attracted over 13,200 bidders. Over 4,600 lots were sold in the auction which closed with a gross transaction value of US$55+ million. Top sellers in the auction included a 2019 Caterpillar 815K compactor selling for US$485,000, and a 2002 Grove GMK5240 240-ton 10x8x10 all-terrain crane which sold for US$325,000.
In an online auction between the 7th and 9th of December, Ritchie Bros. will sell a huge offering of equipment from their facility in Fort Worth, Texas. Over 2,600 pieces of equipment are available in the auction including: 2020 Komatsu D65 EXI-24 crawler tractor; 2019 John Deere 210G LC hydraulic excavator; 2019 John Deere 544L wheel loader; 2019 Caterpillar 906M wheel loader; 2019 John Deere 550K crawler tractor; 2016 Komatsu D65EX-18 crawler tractor; 2017 JLG 10054 10000 Lb 4x4x4 telescopic forklift; 2017 Caterpillar 966M wheel loader; 2016 International Lonestar sleeper truck tractor (T/A); 2014 Caterpillar D5K2 XL crawler tractor; 2014 Freightliner Coronado day cab truck tractor (T/A); 2014 Komatsu PC210LC-10 hydraulic excavator; 2014 Skytrak G1055A 10000 Lb 4x4x4 telescopic forklift; 2014 JCB 51056S 10000 Lb 4x4x4 telescopic forklift; 2013 Genie GTH1056 10000 Lb 4x4x4 telescopic forklift and much, much more.