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U.S. $51+ million of equipment sold in Ritchie Bros.’ latest Fort Worth, TX auction

U.S. $51+ million of equipment sold in Ritchie Bros.’ latest Fort Worth, TX auction

Two-day auction attracts 5,900+ bidders from 56 countries; approx. 64% of equipment sold online FORT WORTH, TX  — More than 3,900 equipment items and trucks were sold for US$51+ million in Ritchie Bros.’ latest Fort Worth, TX auction, held this week. More than 5,900 people from 56 countries registered to bid in the May 14 […]

Brightmark Energy plastics-to-fuel plant groundbreaking

On Wed., May 22, Brightmark Energy and RES Polyflow will break ground on the construction of the nation’s first-ever commercial-scale plastics-to-fuel facility in Ashley, Indiana. Once complete, this state-of-the-art facility will convert 100,000 tons of plastic waste into 18 million gallons of ultra-low sulfur diesel fuel and naphtha blend stocks and five million gallons of […]

Ritchie Bros. sells CA$46+ million of equipment at its largest-ever Toronto, ON auction

Ritchie Bros. sells CA$46+ million of equipment at its largest-ever Toronto, ON auction

Two-day auction attracts 5,800+ people from 53 countries; approx. 55% of equipment sold online Ritchie Bros. set a new record in Toronto, ON recently, selling 3,750+ equipment items and trucks over two days for CA$46+ million (US$34+ million). The May 7 – 8, 2019 auction attracted 5,800+ people from 53 countries, including 4,100+ online bidders. […]

CASE dealer Border Equipment provides two CTLs to help Team Rubicon with Patriot South national training exercise

CASE dealer Border Equipment provides two CTLs to help Team Rubicon with Patriot South national training exercise

CASE Construction Equipment dealer Border Equipment recently provided Team Rubicon with a pair of TR270 compact track loaders equipped with grapple buckets as the organization participated in the national, multi-agency Patriot South training operation. The Savannah, Georgia-based operation focused on disaster response coordination between organizations like Team Rubicon and local, state and federal agencies. During […]

Ritchie Bros. sells 12,300+ items for CA$207+ million in five-day Edmonton, AB auction

Ritchie Bros. sells 12,300+ items for CA$207+ million in five-day Edmonton, AB auction

A record 17,600+ bidders from 59 countries registered to participate in the April 30 – May 4, 2019 auction, including 13,500+ online bidders. Approximately 86 percent of the equipment in the auction was sold to Canadian buyers, with buyers from Alberta purchasing 52 percent, while international buyers from countries such as China, Poland, and the […]