Press Releases

With a 25.1-percent year over year rental revenue increase and 27.9 percent total volume hike, United Rentals attributes its solid growth and outlook to four primary “buckets,” according to president and chief operating officer Matt Flannery... read more

Around 300 industry professionals gathered in Miami last month to honor the winners of the International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs). Jointly organized by Access International and IPAF, the IAPAs celebrate best practice and excellence in the powered access industry.

Those assembled at the Hilton Miami Downtown were also the first to learn that... read more

March 21st marked Terra Point's first sale on their proprietary live virtual auction platform. Featured items included earthmoving, excavation and material handling equipment, as well as trucks and trailers.

"We were blown away by the number of bidders and participation we had for this very first sale," said Terra Point CEO Tim Watters, "There was a lot of positive feedback from... read more

Darell Dunkle is Retiring! - March 30th, 2018

Send your Congratulations to him

Darell Dunkle & Associates Auctioneers, Inc. will be having final sale on Thursday, April 12th, 2018. (see more about it below.)

Darell first got a taste of the auction life when he was very young and accompanied his Dad, Bud Dunkle to livestock auctions. He... read more

United Rentals’ board of directors has named Matthew Flannery president of the company in addition to his responsibilities as chief operating officer. Michael Kneeland, who became president and CEO of United Rentals in 2008, will continue to lead the company as CEO.

“... read more

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (Mar. 13, 2018) — ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose, all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, offers the large-frame, radial-lift RS-75 and vertical-lift VS-75... read more

RENSSELAER, Ind. (March 12, 2018) — Talbert Manufacturing, a North American leader in specialized heavy-haul solutions, marks its 80th year in business. Austin Talbert started the company in 1938 as a heavy haul, crane rental and construction equipment business in Lyons, Illinois. He quickly became known as a pioneer in heavy-haul... read more

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (Feb. 27, 2018) — ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, showcases its Posi-Track® loaders in a new video series. The series, titled ASV Demo Challenge, pits ASV machines against... read more

ZWEIBRÜCKEN – February 16, 2018 – Sarens is expanding and updating its current fleet with the addition of 44 new Demag® all terrain cranes that are scheduled to be built and delivered over the next two years. The order includes six Demag AC 55-3 models, seven AC 60-3 models, 12 AC 100-4L models, 10 AC 130-5 models, two AC 160-5 models and seven AC 220-5 models. This most... read more

As a long time supporter of the South Carolina Auctioneers Association, Martin & Martin once again participated in the Marketing competition and won three division awards for our state: heavy equipment, real estate and social media.

Jared McGaffee, Operations Manager represented Martin & Martin in Columbia for the event.

Martin & Martin also supports the SCAA by... read more

HOUSTON, TEXAS – Carlson Paving Products, the industry's leading manufacturer of asphalt paving screeds, announced the company's newest platform: the EZR208. Unveiling the news at the 2018 World of Asphalt Show in Houston, TX, the 8-foot EZR2 completes the Tacoma-manufacturer's lineup of rear-mount highway-class screeds available for all current North American paver models.

"The... read more

SANBORN, New York(Feb. 15, 2018) — KINSHOFER, one of the world's leading sources of high-quality excavator and loader crane attachments, introduces the NOX-... read more

MONROE, Wash. (Feb. 8, 2018 ) — Aquajet Systems AB, a global leader in hydrodemolition machine manufacturing, introduces the Aqua Spine. The multi-modular system uses high-pressure water jets to precisely remove concrete from surfaces that may be inaccessible for Aqua Cutter robots,... read more

2017 brought big changes to the equipment auction industry. For Terra Point, 2018 is no different. Last month the company announced it would launch a new proprietary software to host Live Virtual Auctions; allowing members to bid on equipment from anywhere in the world.

"We saw a huge gap in the market and many of our customers were frustrated with the lack of options available," said... read more

Fourth quarter rental and total volume jumped 26 percent in the fourth quarter on a year-over-year basis for United... read more
From left to right: Scott Place (Takeuchi), T.J. Mahoney (United Rentals), Clay Eubanks (Takeuchi),... read more
Equipment Parts Plus staff at the Las Vegas facility.

Established in June 2015,... read more

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.

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.

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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