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uShip Marketplace Partner: Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Know Heavy Equipment

uShip Marketplace Partner: Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Know Heavy Equipment

As we’ve mentioned before, many shipments on uShip from awesome uShip marketplace partner sites like Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers. The items purchased on the Ritchie Bros. site range from pickup trucks to construction equipment to massive dozers and cranes for mining operations — the kinds of heavy equipment that allow the world to move and…Read more

uShip Marketplace Partners Deal in Big Numbers

uShip Marketplace Partners Deal in Big Numbers

It’s no secret that many of the shipment listings on uShip come from awesome marketplace partner sites like Proxibid and Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers. The items purchased on these partner sites range from large to enormous: from rare antiques, to cars and boats, heavy equipment (in the case of Ritchie Bros.), and the contents of…Read more

Giant Machines Find New Homes with uShip Marketplace Partners

Giant Machines Find New Homes with uShip Marketplace Partners

It’s no secret that many of the shipment listings on uShip come from awesome marketplace partner sites like Proxibid and Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers. The items purchased on these partner sites range from large to enormous: from rare antiques, to cars and boats, heavy equipment (in the case of Ritchie Bros.), and the contents of…Read more

Big Loads from uShip Marketplace Partners – Wikis, Balers & Booms

Big Loads from uShip Marketplace Partners – Wikis, Balers & Booms

As we’ve mentioned before, many of the shipment listings on uShip come from awesome marketplace partner sites like Proxibid and Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers. The items purchased on these partner sites range from large to enormous: from rare antiques, to cars and boats, heavy equipment (in the case of Ritchie Bros.), and the contents of…Read more

SOLD! Coast-to-Coast uShip Stories from Marketplace Partners

SOLD! Coast-to-Coast uShip Stories from Marketplace Partners

As you might know, many of the shipments that are posted to uShip come from marketplace partner sites, including Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, eBay Motors, Proxibid, Boats.com/YachtWorld.com, and dozens of other sites that you can read about on our Partners page. The items purchased on these partner sites are often far larger…Read more

No Picassos at this Auction

No Picassos at this Auction

Picture this: a 200-acre auction site surrounded by freeways, palm trees and orange groves, filled with 8,200 heavy equipment items and trucks—US$172 million worth—lined up in perfectly straight rows. In five days it will all be sold. In a couple of weeks it will all be gone: loaded onto trucks…Read more

Ritchie Bros. and the Art of Auctioneering

Ritchie Bros. and the Art of Auctioneering

This week, a team of uShippers are on-site at a Ritchie Bros. auction site in Orlando, Florida. Over 4 days this week, Ritchie Bros.’ team of expert auctioneers will sell off more than 8,200 heavy equipment items to the highest bidders. Here’s what the auction pit looks like early in…Read more

News Flash: Planes, Cranes and Automobiles

News Flash: Planes, Cranes and Automobiles

Several news outlets and one of uShip’s key partners have reported news that reflects on the latest in the economic recovery — or not.  Here’s a quick take: Planes The LA Times reports Boeing is cutting 900 jobs in Long Beach, Calif., by the end of next year. Orders for…Read more

Ritchie Bros. — The Greatest Equipment Show on Earth

Ritchie Bros. — The Greatest Equipment Show on Earth

What do you get when you combine 6,000 pieces of construction equipment stretched across 200 acres with 3,500 bidders from 75 countries?  The nation’s largest heavy equipment auction hosted by Ritchie Brothers Auctioneers!  Since Monday, Feb. 15, the British Columbia-based Ritchie Brothers team has conducted the event in Orlando, Fla., the location of its enormous…Read more

Huge Heavy Equipment Auction in Orlando (Feb 15th-19th)

Huge Heavy Equipment Auction in Orlando (Feb 15th-19th)

Thousands of heavy equipment items will be requiring transport at the Ritchie Bros.’s Orlando Auction Feb 15th-19th. The Ritchie Bros is gearing up for it’s 2010 Orlando auction on February 15th to the 19th. The Orlando auction will feature thousands of heavy equipment items being sold to the highest bidder,…Read more