What's Happening in Construction: September Edition

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Chinese Contractors Dominate Global Rankings Chinese contractors took the top 3 spots in the 2012 International Construction world’s 200 largest construction company rankings. China State Construction Engineering Corporation claimed...

Top 5 Biggest Ticket Trucks of the Month: August 2012

Auction Results Comments
Ritchie Bros. held 10 unreserved industrial and agricultural equipment auctions around the world in the month of August in the US and Canada. We sold items ranging from agricultural equipment like combines, tractors, and swathers to heavy...

5 Things to Remember When Operating a Loader Backhoe

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Will you be using a loader backhoe for the first time? Or do you just want a refresher on some of the best practices to operating one? We recently asked a group of experienced equipment operators on our Facebook page to find out what...

Demand for heavy equipment and trucks strong in CA$53 million Edmonton sale

Auction Results Comments
We sold more than CA$53 million (close to US$54 million) of heavy equipment items during a two-day unreserved public auction at our site in Edmonton, Alberta September 5 & 6. Almost 5,000 registered bidders competed for 4,600...

Inspection tips: 5 things to look for when buying a used articulated dump truck

Equipment inspection tips Comments
What should you be looking for when buying a used articulated dump truck ? With such a complicated machine there are a number of factors that can affect both the value and durability of your purchase. We'€™ve put together a quick list...

Ritchie Bros. to Hold 3 Australia Auctions in September/October

Company News Comments
Ritchie Bros. will sell more than 75 wheel loaders and 70 hydraulic excavators in two days in Australia at unreserved public auctions in Brisbane, QLD on September 18 and Geelong, VIC on September 20. In total, close to 1,350 pieces...

8 Factors Influencing the Price of Used Heavy Equipment

Industry Insights Comments
When you're buying or selling, there's more to consider than just age and condition. If you've ever bought or sold heavy equipment, you know there's a lot at stake – even if it's just one excavator, a bulldozer, or a dump truck. If...

Equipment Spotlight: Caterpillar D11

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First introduced in 1986, the Caterpillar D11N was the first crawler tractor in the D11 series that improved upon many of the features of the Caterpillar D10 crawler tractor, but on a larger scale. Its overall 34.9-foot length (with...

Equipment Spotlight: Wheel Loaders

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Wheel loaders are one of the most common types of heavy equipment used on construction sites today. The versatile machines have a huge number of applications including material handling, digging, load-and-carry, and site preparation. But...

Grand Opening Auction in Donington Park, UK

Company News Comments
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers will celebrate the Grand Opening of our Donington Park, UK auction site with an unreserved public equipment auction on September 18, 2012. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place on the morning of the plant...
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