Press Releases

Congratulations to Shareif Eisa, Vice President of Operations at Fahey Sales

Shareif competed in the 2018 Minnesota Champion Auctioneer contest on January 18 during the State Conference in Fargo Moorhead. Among 22 participants, Shareif Eisa was named Reserve Champion Bid Caller.
We are proud of him!

Other news: Fahey Sales received 1st place... read more

MONROE, Wash. (Jan. 18, 2018) — Brokk, the world's leading manufacturer of remote-controlled demolition machines, welcomes Richard Taylor as its training and application specialist. Taylor brings 23 years of industry experience to the Brokk team, where he will train and assist customers and support the sales team.

"Customers come... read more

And it's no wonder! Our Heavy Equipment comes in a range of different models and come in 1/12th and 1/14th scale. These products are hydraulic powered equipment that come fully functional and are provide the driver with the ability to lift some serious weight! One of our newest trucks is the 1/14 Scale Earth Hauler 797F Hydraulic Mining Truck (VV-JD00020) with a lifting force of over 200kg /... read more

"The G30, now powered by Honda, continues to lead the industry with reliability, durability, and performance, at the most affordable price available," says Mike Pettigrew, VMAC's Marketing Manager. "VMAC's G30 has always been the lightest, smallest, and most affordable gas engine driven rotary screw air compressor available, and now with the change to the Honda gas engine, it offers even more... read more

This past June, two representatives of ISO (International Organization of Standardization) visited VMAC's office and manufacturing facility to perform the certification audit on VMAC's quality management system to upgrade the company from ISO 9001:2008 to the 2015 revision. The auditors also discussed VMAC processes, improvement initiatives, and the tools being used to ensure products and... read more

This low maintenance battery features the latest Absorbent Glass Mat technology, with the electrolyte bound in a fleece made of glass fibres. This makes it a leak-proof system and in addition, the new technology is said to be less sensitive to temperature and develops little heat when charging and in operation, delivering greater power during use. The newly upgraded version also now has an... read more

SUNRISE, FL & HARVEY, LA (July 14th, 2017)– Hydraulic Supply Company (HSC), a leading fluid power distributor of hydraulic, pneumatic, and industrial products, based in Sunrise, Florida and Fabacher Incorporated, a Harvey, Louisiana-based marine exhaust and fluid handling products company, announced today they have entered into a definitive Purchase Agreement, with Hydraulic Supply Company... read more

The National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) honored the winners and finalists of its 2016 Operational Excellence Awards at a special ceremony on July 17 during the association's Midyear Meeting in Chicago.

"NAPA members strive for excellence beyond constructing high-quality asphalt pavements. The five categories of the Operational Excellence Awards — Asphalt Operations Safety... read more

2016 has been a big year for the Eterra Cement Mixers and "Eterra Attachments, LLC of Bellingham, Washington is proud to announce the availability of the BMX-600, our newest cement mixing attachment. Born out of our customers' need to have an on-site small batch mixer that was larger than the rest, it follows an already successful line of BMX mixers that include the BMX-100 for mini skid... read more

The Ellis MFG Co. designed and OSHA compliant GRS-1 Guardrail Stanchions are build to last. Constructed of high strength durable steel with strong quality controlled welds. The screw is a 5/8" Acme screw that only takes 20 Ft. / Lbs. to secure to slab. **Offer valid while supplies last. Shipping address must be a business.

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (July 14, 2017) Emerging from an overall field of 93 competitors, Dustin Rogers, of Mount Airy, North Carolina, and Sara Rose Bytnar, of Naples, Florida, were crowned as winners of the Men's and Women's National Auctioneers Association 30th International Auctioneer Championship, which took place Friday at the Hyatt Regency Columbus.

Rogers, CAI, CAS, and Bytnar, CAI,... read more

A seasoned professional, Michael brings over 35 years of related supply chain management experience to PALFINGER. In this capacity reporting to Randy Wingenroth, VP Operations - North America, Michael will work to drive cooperation, consolidation and improvements throughout the supply chain, while developing strategic supply partners.

"Mike's understanding of material handling equipment... read more

One of the advantages of printing a bridge is that much less concrete is needed than in the conventional technique in which a mold is filled. By contrast, a printer deposits only the concrete where it is needed. This has benefits since in the production of cement a lot of CO2 is released and much less of this is needed for printed concrete. Another benefit lies in freedom of form: the printer... read more

For the month of July while supplies last get 30% OFF all orders of Reshore Springs! Use code "HAPPY4th" at checkout or call in to receive this discount. Have a safe and fun 4th of July.

https://ellismanufacturing.com/products/reshore-spring

Available and ready for delivery are 150 sets of USED Ellis MFG Co CC-60s. These Scissor Clamps were manufactured in 2016 and only have been used on a few jobs. CC-60 clamps are able to form columns 22" to 46". Call now and take advantage of this great opportunity to save big.

CC-60 Details:

Form columns 22" - 46"
84 lbs each set
Made in USA

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Stevens joined Thompson Tractor in 1989 as a Sales Trainee. He served later as an Earthmoving Sales Representative and, since 2007, Charlie has been the Region Manager for the Western Sales Region. "Charlie has lengthy experience in dealing with customers, employees and suppliers," announced Mike Rooney, Executive Vice President and General Manager. "He is well-suited for this position."... read more

"Out of 25,000 VMAC UNDERHOOD air compressors installed on work trucks worldwide, about 15,000 have been on Ford trucks. We're proud to offer this 30 CFM air compressor for 2017 Ford trucks to meet our customers' needs as they upgrade their vehicles," says Mike Pettigrew, VMAC's Marketing Manager.

The VMAC UNDERHOOD30 Air Compressor for the 2017 Ford 6.2L V8 Gas is the lightest... read more

Trump signed an executive order to roughly double to $200 million the taxpayer money spent on learn-and-earn programs under a grant system called ApprenticeshipUSA. The money would come from existing job training programs. The executive order would leave it to industry to design apprenticeships under broad standards to be set by the Labor Department.

"We're training people to have great... read more

One Best in Show was awarded for Print, Digital, and Photography.

Additionally, Britney Ross, Brooklyn, with Jeff Martin Auctioneers, took first place in the Photography- Technology in Use at auction category and second place in the Automobiles Trucks Postcard category.

The Auction Marketing Campaign of the Year was awarded to Lonny McCurdy, AARE, of McCurdy Auction Co., in... read more

Today, Pyle owns and runs West Virginias largest auctioneering company, Joe R. Pyle Auctions.

Last year, Pyles company sold more than 65,000 cars. The company employs more than 500 people at its locations across the state.

Originally, the business focused solely on cars, but it has grown to include real estate, historic items, sports memorabilia and just about anything else Pyle... read more

The training program in the UK is part of Engcon's ongoing initiative to increase the safety of its products, including the operation of the tiltrotator. The outcomes of the UK NPORS tiltrotator training program will be important for the continued safety initiatives in other Engcon markets, such as the US and Canada.

We are very pleased to have won this prestigious award. As the largest... read more

Yoder Frey is currently on a planned growth programme, commented Peter Clark, CEO of Yoder Frey. With increased visibility in the sector, greater market knowledge and more exposure to the global market place, were already seeing a significant upturn at our auctions with increases in volumes and hammer totals. Our decision to recruit new territory managers will quickly help further build our... read more

YELLOWKNIFE, NORTHWEST TERRITORIES JUNE 7, 2017 TCL Asset Group Inc., and Liquidity Services (NASDAQ: LQDT), today announced the sale of high-value surplus assets from the De Beers Canada Inc. Snap Lake diamond mine, which is currently in extended care and maintenance. Information about the sale can be found on the TCL website www.... read more

Product Specifics:

Save up to 5 minutes per leg
No more stuck screws and broken wing nuts from hammering.
Lift up to 10x more than traditional screw jacks.
Each Frame Lift has a 12,000 Lbs. safe load capacity (2.5 to 1 safety ratio).
Patented Thrust Bearings encased in wing nut greatly reduces friction when under load.
Fits standard 10K shore frames... read more

The merger will enable IPS CRANES to achieve its mission to exceed customers' expectations and become the premier custom crane manufacturer. IPS CRANES will provide customers with a greater range of services that will give them the ability to sustain and maintain their fleet of American Hoist and Ohio Locomotive Cranes and American Hoist Crawler Cranes. It will also include manufacturing of... read more

Under the alliance, Ritchie Bros. will become Caterpillar's preferred global partner for live onsite and online auctions for used Cat equipment, and will complement existing offerings within Cat dealer channels. Ritchie Bros. will provide Caterpillar and its dealers with access to proprietary auction platforms, software and other value-added services, enhancing the exchange of information and... read more

Stogsdill brings decades of construction and technology sales experience to ALLU. Prior to joining the company, served for four years as Sales Manager, Western U.S. and Mexico, for Sandvik Mining Rock Technology's Conveyor Products Division. His experience also includes seven years with FMC Technologies, working in its Material Handling Division as a Regional Manager and Western Distribution... read more

"We have had a long-standing relationship working with Tadano to promote and support sales and customer service relationships with several customers in North America," said Jack Swan, owner, Exact Crane & Equipment. "We are happy to solidify our dealership position and to represent Tadano and their excellent line-up of crane products."

For the North American market, Tadano produces... read more

"We've seen tremendous growth in the commercial van industry in North America, as businesses introduce vans into their fleets", says Mike Pettigrew, VMAC's Marketing Manager. "VMAC has responded to our customers' evolving demands by producing the Van Series of UNDERHOOD30 Air Compressors for Ford, GMC, Chevrolet, RAM, and Mercedes-Benz models. The UNDERHOOD30 Air Compressor for the 2013-2017... read more

Greg Owens, IronPlanet chairman and CEO added, "The management team and employees of IronPlanet are enthusiastic about joining forces with Ritchie Bros. the possibilities are endless when you merge brand strength with technology. We are inspired by the vision of leading a digital transformation in the industry.

The anticipated benefits of Ritchie Bros.' acquisition of IronPlanet are... read more

Now in its 11th season, World's Greatest! is a fast-paced tour around the world featuring behind-the- scenes footage and interviews with unique companies, products, people, and travel destinations. The episode featuring IPS CRANES showcases the woman-owned company as the innovative leader in the crane industry, best known for custom manufacturing, repair and rebuild, crane rentals, service... read more

"We're continually developing our product line to meet our customers' growing needs", says Daniel Arnold, VMAC's Engineering Manager. "When GM changed the engine design, we responded by evolving our product to include a unique UNDERHOOD70 specifically for 2017 GMC models."

With this product launch, VMAC demonstrates its commitment to ensuring customers have access to UNDERHOOD air... read more

"We've enjoyed fantastic sales in recent years, so we're expanding our production and delivery capacity accordingly," said Stig Engström, Engcon's founder, during his inaugural speech at the new factory.

Stig Engström praised his staff for maintaining delivery times in the face of record sales. He also said that the additional capacity provided by the new factory would allow the company... read more

"We are proud to be in collaboration with Engcon to deliver an automatic tilt function," says Nick Guadagnoli, Program Manager, Earth Moving Solutions at Leica Geosystems. "Our auto tilt system Leica iXE CoPilot together with an Engcon tiltrotator combines the best of both worlds when it comes to streamlining excavators continues Nick Guadagnoli.

An excavator guidance system is simply... read more

The FTX128R is ideal for right of way clearing where working on both sides of the road is necessary, or for moving a short distance to the next clearing site. The ride quality is smooth with excellent performance on or off pavement.

The FTX128R features attachment versatility with a quick attach coupler combined with up to 60 GPM of in cab adjustable high flow and optional pressure... read more

As part of the stock purchase agreement, Maxim will acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of Coast's parent company, CC Acquisition Holding Corp., for $72.5 million, subject to closing date working capital and other adjustments. The sale has been approved by Essex's Board of Directors and is expected to close in the second quarter of 2017. The transaction is subject to customary... read more

"We are thrilled to launch this new website as it is an important step in ensuring that our customers are equipped with the information they need to make business decisions, find dealers, and learn more about VMAC air compressors and air compressors in general," says Mike Pettigrew, VMAC's Marketing Manager. "More and more customers are accessing information electronically to make better and... read more

Blackwood Lumber starts with treated Southern Yellow Pine; each board has 1/4" milled out of the topside. Once the boards are milled, the rubber from reground tires is infused into the boards 6mm thick. The rubber then sits just above flush with the surface of the lumber so that the rubber always makes the first contact with equipment. Blackwood is said to be safer and stronger when compared... read more

This newly designed CTL Bull Hog is still offered with Fecon's smooth drum FGT rotor, paddle style HDT rotor and our DCR, depth control rotor. So customers can still configure their Bull Hog for the job at hand. We've made our hose sling standard, created improved sealing of the body and made trap door and pressure gauge options easier to add on.

About Fecon - Fecon, Inc. was... read more

"This is a significant accomplishment for Felling Trailers, Inc., and it does not happen with just one person. It took over a year for our company to get to this point with cooperation and teamwork among every team member," said Brenda Jennissen, CEO of Felling Trailers, Inc. "Our ISO journey has just begun. We will continue to work toward better processes and training which will lead to... read more