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Ritchie Bros. makes equipment market insights available via free monthly report

Posted by IronPlanet on Apr 22, 2020 9:54:17 AM

Customers invited to subscribe to monthly Ritchie Bros. Used Equipment Market Trends Summary report.

With billions of dollars of equipment transacting via our multiple global sales channels each year, only Ritchie Bros. has the data that gives us unmatched insight into market trends around the world. In fact, we transact so much equipment that we’re often cited as one of the main data sources in leading industry reports.

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Topics: Data, RB Asset Solutions

More women joining the construction and heavy equipment industries.

Posted by IronPlanet on Mar 5, 2020 9:05:13 AM

The construction and heavy equipment industries have typically been male-dominated workplaces, but that’s beginning to change – on the frontlines at construction sites and behind the scenes at large construction-related and heavy equipment companies. More women than ever are helping to “run the show,” as it were, in roles from CEOs and IT managers to customer service reps and equipment operators – and everything in between.

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Ritchie Bros. launches new Appraisal Services offering.

Posted by IronPlanet on Mar 4, 2020 1:46:34 PM

At Ritchie Bros., we see more used equipment than almost anyone, with 500,000+ assets sold in 2019 alone. We’re considered an industry expert when it comes to equipment pricing and valuation—in fact, Ritchie Bros. data is almost always listed as a source of values for any appraisal in the industry—so the launch of our own Appraisal Services offering seems like a natural next step.

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Sunbelt Rentals improves asset management with RB Asset Solutions

Posted by IronPlanet on Feb 28, 2020 8:16:12 AM

As one of the premier rental equipment companies in North America, Sunbelt Rentals has an extensive equipment fleet that exceeds $10 billion across its more than 900 rental locations. Managing and disposing assets from a fleet of this size is not easy work, so Sunbelt turned to Ritchie Bros. and its RB Asset Solutions technology to help it better manage, analyze, and redeploy its assets.

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Topics: RB Asset Solutions

Quanta Services selects RB Asset Solutions to help better manage and redeploy its 61,000+ assets.

Posted by IronPlanet on Feb 13, 2020 8:46:14 AM

Quanta Services, Inc., a leading contractor operating in the utility, pipeline, energy, and communication industries, has the largest skilled labor force in North America—and the equipment fleet to match. With 61,000 pieces of equipment in its fleet, Quanta has selected Ritchie Bros. Asset Solutions to build an online inventory management system to help it better manage, analyze, and redeploy its assets across its 50+ subsidiaries and 200+ operating locations.

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Topics: RB Asset Solutions

Royal Reesink selects RB Asset Solutions for used equipment sales.

Posted by IronPlanet on Feb 6, 2020 10:58:04 AM

Royal Reesink, a leading Dutch international distributor of machinery and components for agriculture, landscape maintenance, logistic warehousing, and the construction equipment industry, has selected Ritchie Bros. Asset Solutions and its suite of remarketing tools to improve the efficiency of its used equipment sales operations. Royal Reesink is mainly active in the Netherlands, Belgium, Canada, Germany, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Kazakhstan, Denmark, South Africa, and Turkey.

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Topics: RB Asset Solutions

Marketplace-E’s Top-5 biggest ticket items sold in 2019.

Posted by IronPlanet on Jan 14, 2020 1:44:37 PM

Last year Marketplace-E helped customers all around the world buy and sell thousands of equipment items, trucks and other assets through daily online listings. Marketplace-E lets you buy equipment when you need it, either by making an offer or purchasing at a Buy Now price. It’s convenient, online and works on your schedule.

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GovPlanet’s top-5 biggest ticket items sold in 2019.

Posted by IronPlanet on Jan 14, 2020 1:32:56 PM

If you’re looking for military or other government or public agency surplus equipment, GovPlanet is the place to buy it. You’ll find everything from HMMWV (Humvee) and ITV (Growlers) tactical vehicles, military transport trucks and construction equipment to food service equipment, uniforms, field gear, and thousands of other items.

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Topics: Government Surplus, Heavy Equipment, military, 2019

2019’s Top-5 biggest ticket items sold on IronPlanet.

Posted by IronPlanet on Jan 9, 2020 2:00:44 PM

Last year IronPlanet helped customers all around the world buy and sell thousands of equipment items, trucks and other assets at our weekly online auctions.

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Ritchie Bros. launches new Inspection Services offering as part of RB Asset Solutions.

Posted by IronPlanet on Dec 18, 2019 3:30:43 PM

For years IronPlanet and Asset Appraisal Services have been leaders in the equipment inspection business. IronPlanet has continuously raised the bar by offering innovative inspection content and technology for customers of its online marketplaces, including its IronClad Assurance(R) equipment condition certification, which ensures buyers receive the equipment they expect.

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