IronPlanet Blog

IronPlanet

Recent Posts

Dirt Every Day’s Custom HMMWV to be Auctioned on September 12!

Posted by IronPlanet on Sep 5, 2017 10:37:34 AM

We all know Fred Williams, Dave Chappelle and the Dirt Every Day crew like to create wild off-road vehicles, and then push their limits whether it be speed, rock crawling, or some other crazy obstacle course. Fred has teamed back up with the GovPlanet team to deliver you another hour of crazy footage. Watch as Fred outfits an old, military Humvee; and then makes his own trails through the desert dunes and rock formations.

Read More

IronPlanet Featured in Automotive Fleet

Posted by IronPlanet on Jun 30, 2017 10:04:39 AM

IronPlanet Sets End-of-Quarter Auction

Read More

Topics: In the News

GovPlanet Featured in Wide Open Country

Posted by IronPlanet on Jun 27, 2017 7:46:19 AM

This Auction is Selling Humvees, Trucks, and Military Gear for Ridiculously Low Prices

Read More

Topics: Auctions, Government Surplus, In the News

IronPlanet Holds Four Day End-of-Quarter Online Auctions, Featuring 4th of July “All-Humvee” Sale on GovPlanet Marketplace

Posted by IronPlanet on Jun 27, 2017 6:00:00 AM

Over 400 Humvees Available to the Public, Along with Government Surplus Equipment, Pump and Power, Construction Equipment and Trucks

Who:

IronPlanet®, a leading online marketplace for selling and buying used equipment and other durable assets, today announced multi-day, end-of-quarter online auctions. The Ritchie Bros.-owned company will kick-off the events with three days of GovPlanet sales, featuring an “All-Humvee” auction as well as a “Pump and Power” sale. This will be followed by two days of online events on the IronPlanet marketplace, highlighted by a wide selection of construction equipment and trucks. End-of-quarter events will be held Tuesday, June 27 – Friday, June 30, 2017.

 

Read More

Topics: Press Releases, Auctions, Government Surplus, Heavy Equipment

VIDEO: IronPlanet Webinar Series Episode 6: Taking the Heavy out of Heavy-Haul - The Online Way is available to view now

Posted by IronPlanet on Jun 13, 2017 5:00:00 PM
Our webinar series continues with IronPlanet’s transport partners VeriTread – hear owner and founder Jeff Cox and Senior VP of Digital Operations for Ritchie Bros Randy Berry discuss the transformation of the heavy-haul industry, as well as the positive effect the increasingly online world can offer in moving the machines that build our world.

 

The sixth episode in IronPlanet's webinar series - Taking the Heavy out of Heavy-Haul - The Online Way - is now available to view

Read More

Topics: Webinar, learning, transport, VeriTread

Ritchie Bros. Completes Its Acquisition of IronPlanet, Growing Digital Presence and Offering Unprecedented Choice to Customers

Posted by IronPlanet on May 31, 2017 5:08:33 PM

 

Ritchie Bros. Completes Its Acquisition of IronPlanet, Growing Digital Presence and Offering Unprecedented Choice to Customers

 

  • New Unified Multichannel Company Leads the Industry by Expanding Online Offerings, Opening the Door to Growth in New Geographies and Accelerating the Network Effect

  • Sales Forces Will Be Integrated to Provide Customers a Full Range of Solutions

  • All Six Key IronPlanet Executives Will Join Ritchie Bros. in Senior Roles, Complementing Existing Leadership Team

  • Ritchie Bros. EquipmentOne and IronPlanet’s DailyMarketplace Will Be Combined Later This Year to Form a Cutting-Edge Reserve Price Solution Named Marketplace E
Read More

Topics: In the News

IronPlanet Announces Cat Auction Services Early Summer Cat Sale

Posted by IronPlanet on May 31, 2017 6:00:00 AM

IronPlanet’s June 7th Online Event Features a Wide Array of Cat Equipment
 

Who:
IronPlanet®, a leading online marketplace for selling and buying used equipment and other durable assets, today announced a sneak peek into its upcoming Cat Auction Services Cat Online Summer sale. The online auction takes place on June 7, 2017. Bidders will have over 300 pieces of quality, used Cat equipment to choose from.

Read More

Topics: Press Releases, Auctions, Cat Auction Services

IronPlanet Announces New Webinar: “Taking the Heavy out of Heavy-Haul - The Online Way”

Posted by IronPlanet on May 30, 2017 6:00:00 AM
IronPlanet’s New Webinar is “Taking the Heavy out of Heavy-Haul - The Online Way”Who:

IronPlanet
®, a leading online marketplace for selling and buying used equipment and other durable assets, today announced Episode 6 in its webinar series, set for Tuesday, June 6, 2017. The new webinar installment is “Taking the Heavy out of Heavy-Haul - The Online Way.


What: 
This in-depth event is the sixth episode in IronPlanet’s educational webinar series. Join VeriTread’s Owner and Founder Jeff Cox as he discusses the transformation of the heavy-haul industry and the positive effect the increasingly online world offers the moving of the machines that build our societies.


IronPlanet’s Senior VP of Operations and Services Randy Berry will also offer insight into how IronPlanet’s marketplace continues to take advantage of online processes to support both a buyers and sellers journey. During the webinar, attendees will have the opportunity to hear about:

  • How data and predictive analytics are powering the new heavy machinery marketplace
  • Best practices in online and heavy-haul industries 
  • Simulating the heavy-haul process online 
  • Hidden costs in transportation and how you can eliminate uncertainty
IronPlanet will also be hosting a live Q&A session during the webinar.

For additional details and to register for the webinar, click here.

Read More

Topics: Press Releases, Events, Webinar

Join GovPlanet at this year’s Government Fleet Expo & Conference

Posted by IronPlanet on May 24, 2017 2:31:07 PM

Join IronPlanet’s GovPlanet at this year’s Government Fleet Expo & Conference (GFX), taking place in San Antonio, Texas June 12 – 15.

 

Government Fleet Expo & Conference is an annual community gathering where public fleet professionals have real conversations with their peers about daily challenges, get public fleet-specific training, and gain access to the latest vehicles and technology in the exhibit hall.

 

Read More

Topics: Press Releases, Government Surplus, Events

IronPlanet's Chairman and CEO Gregory J. Owens Featured in Rental Pulse

Posted by IronPlanet on May 23, 2017 6:00:00 AM

IronPlanet CEO is a finalist for Entrepreneur Of The Year Award in Northern California

 

Read More

Topics: Industry Headlines, In the News

Follow Us IronPlanet on TwitterIronPlanet on FacebookIronPlanet on YouTubeIronPlanet on LinkedInIronPlanet on Instagram

Subscribe to Receive Blog Notification Email Updates