Leon Brunt and Jack Ash, Brash Contracting (Darwin, Australia)

Trust is a huge factor when you're making a decision of that magnitude.

Leon Brunt and Jack Ash rely on Ritchie Bros. auctions to buy and sell equipment for their Darwin, Australia-based contracting company. In 2010, Leon and Jack turned to Ritchie Bros. once again - in Japan.


Richard Hammond - R.A. Hammond Construction (North Oxford, MA)

The thing that impresses me the most about Ritchie Bros. is how fast they move their auctions along.

As the owner of R.A. Hammond Construction, Richard Hammond oversees multiple jobs taking place at the same time all over Massachusetts. Richard is a busy man, and he believes in spending his time and money wisely - which is why he buys through Ritchie Bros...

Steve DeBaun - Track II Corporation (Lakeville, MN)

Ritchie Bros. has gone far and above as far as customer service. That's something that I will always remember and something I always think about when I go to a sale.

Steve DeBaun went from auction rookie to professional by attending auctions with his father-in-law. In the process he has built a lasting relationship with Ritchie Bros. because of its dedication to quality customer service.

Bryan Gour - Langley Excavator Parts Exchange (Langley, BC)

Ritchie Bros. meant a lot to him; it's part of our history.

Bryan Gour runs an excavator rental and parts business in Greater Vancouver, B.C. that was established by his late father-in-law Jim Blanche. When Ritchie Bros. celebrated its 50th anniversary, Bryan made sure he was there - not just for himself, but for Jim too.

Steve Pokrajac - Pokrajac Corporation (San Jacinta, CA)

网上竞买是一个很棒的工具,但拍卖会总还是唱主角。

作为一家位于加利福尼亚州的通用工程承包商的总裁,Steve Pokrajac在美国各地的利氏兄弟拍卖会上买卖过数百万美元的设备。

Dante Ghilotti - Ghilotti Bros. Inc. (San Rafael, CA)

Relationships are a huge part of it.

Like their uncles and father before them, the younger Ghilotti brothers pride themselves on maintaining a first-class fleet of yellow iron for their San Francisco Bay area construction company. When they need to update their fleet, Dante and Mike Ghilotti turn to another family business: Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers.

Billy Jackson - W F Jackson Construction Co. (Sandersville, GA)

Ritchie Bros. always did the right thing: they stood up to their word.

In 1958 - the year that Ritchie Bros. was founded - Billy Jackson started W F Jackson Construction Co. in Sandersville, Georgia with little more than determination and a single dozer. Billy credits good people for his company's success - and his long relationship with Ritchie Bros.

Roy Isley - D & J Isley and Sons (Grande Prairie, Alberta)

I fully enjoy the sales. I always have, my father always did, and a couple of my boys go to the sales and they love it too.

D & J Isley and Sons is a family-run business in Grande Prairie, Alberta with longstanding ties to Ritchie Bros. Roy and Morgan Isley are carrying on the family tradition of buying and selling at Ritchie Bros. auctions - and passing it on to the next generation.

Ted Carlson - Mainland Sand and Gravel (Surrey, BC)

The difference between Ritchie Bros. and other auction companies was just night and day.

Ted Carlson, the president of Mainland Sand and Gravel in Surrey, B.C., has been buying and selling equipment at Ritchie Bros. auctions since the 1980s. Ted puts his loyalty down to two factors: fair auction practices and a sense of homegrown pride.

Willy Holm Jr. - Holm Bros. Construction (Goodhue, MN)

Everyone at the auction site remembers my name.

Holm Bros. Construction started out like Ritchie Bros. - a small business run by brothers. Both companies have grown and changed hands. Willy Holm Jr. now looks after the family business - and he counts himself as a loyal Ritchie Bros. customer thanks to the down-home relationship he's built with the company over the years.

Richard Nyholt - Nyholt Constructions (Yatala, QLD Australia)

There is less risk involved and immediate return

Nyholt Constructions of Yatala, Queensland has a unique connection to Ritchie Bros.: the family-owned construction company helped build the Ritchie Bros. auction site in Brisbane, Australia. But Managing Director Richard Nyholt also has a story that is familiar to many: managing a business during a downturn.

John Friedges (Lakeville, MN)

Ritchie Bros. put those rules in place years ago and they stick by them.

John Friedges of Lakeville, Minnesota has been in business – and building a fleet of equipment – for more than 40 years. He's only in his early 50s. Whether he's buying or selling equipment, John says he values one thing above all: fairness.

Stewart Bullin, Whitefox Drilling (Medicine Hat, Alberta)

Before Ritchie Bros. introduced detailed equipment information I would hire a mechanic to go and inspect the equipment for me. But now all the information is right there online—it's very helpful.

In business for more than 45 years, the Bullin family have been buying and selling at Ritchie Bros. auctions for almost as long. They have seen some great innovations at Ritchie Bros. over the years—but they appreciate that the values of the company have remained consistent.

Mario Humberto Patiño Manrique, COMAQSA (Tijuana, México)

Auction fills your entire body with adrenaline

When Mario Humberto Patiño Manrique attended his first Ritchie Bros. auction in Phoenix, Arizona in 1999, he didn't know what to expect. He found not only the equipment he was looking for but a very special friendship as well.

Norm Bolitho, Australian Pacific Machinery (QLD Australia)

You know when you go to the auction the best man wins on the day, and the best man will win and he takes home the iron.

Norm Bolitho has been buying equipment at Ritchie Bros. auctions around the world since 1996 -- both in person and online. The main reason he keeps coming back: every auction is unreserved.

利氏兄弟从无戏言。

利氏兄弟全球拍卖会已帮助 Mahmoud Khalil 在黎巴嫩建立了三家国际设备的特许经销商。Mahmoud 对于从利氏兄弟进行采购充满信心,原因有两个:一是无底价拍卖 - 还有就是可以亲眼看到设备。

Forrest Abramson, KGM Contractors, Inc.

I kept coming back to Ritchie Bros. because they had the best selection of equipment—they still do

Minnesota's Forrest Abramson signed his first construction contract in 1962; his company now has 150 employees and a large fleet of equipment. Forrest has found two key things at Ritchie Bros. auctions over the past 30 years: equipment and a feeling of confidence.

Bill Coates — Roc-Star Enterprises Ltd. 与Star Contracting Ltd (不列颠哥伦比亚省艾伯尼港)

我只要坐在办公室内就能搜索设备并进行比较,查看放大的设备照片和最终的拍卖结果,参与竞价、购买设备甚至安排货物运输等事宜。

自从Bill Coates收购了总部位于不列颠哥伦比亚省的Star Contracting Ltd.(主要承揽道路建设承包业务),他的人生变得更加繁忙、充实。他之前在该公司工作了30多年。现在,Bill Coates 越来越依赖利氏兄弟的网站进行设备搜索以及查看相关资料。

Camille Dionne - Transport Camille Dionne (Montreal, QC)

I've bought lots of equipment, I've sold lots of equipment, and Ritchie Bros. is the best in the world.

Camille Dionne started his rental equipment business in Quebec 46 years ago with one machine. Years later, he is still renting equipment – and he's added contracting and transportation services to the mix. And for almost four decades, Camille has been buying and selling equipment at unreserved Ritchie Bros. auctions.

一直以来,利氏兄弟所提供的都是贵宾式的服务。

通过设在印度 Vermeer 的代理公司,Navneet Mathur 每年销售超过 2000 万美元的新旧设备

利氏兄弟对我和我的家庭都非常重要……,利氏兄弟改变了我们的生活。

20 年前,Ruben Encinas 从墨西哥出发前往亚利桑那州,到那里的利氏兄弟无底价拍卖会上购买了一台起重机。这次经历给了 Ruben 尝试新业务的灵感,并给了他的家庭开始新生活的机会。

"设备的选择余地大得不可思议,拍卖的节奏快得惊人,整个过程非常公平、高效。

Punj Lloyd Limited是印度第二大工程建筑公司,每年购买数百万美元的设备。