TITLE

Ritchie Bros. conducts largest auction in company's history

PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Underground Construction;Apr2008, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the auction conducted by Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Inc. on February 19-23, 2008 in Orlando, Florida. It is said that the auction is the largest in Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Inc.'s history with total gross auction proceeds in excess of $190 million. The company sold more than $51 million worth of trucks and heavy equipment, 340 hydraulic excavators and 30 pavers.
ACCESSION #
31832299

 

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