RITCHIE BROS. AUCTIONEERS Mining News

Ritchie Bros. appoints Beverley Briscoe as board chairwoman

Among publicly traded companies, 40% have no women in the boardroom.

Ritchie Bros. to sell more than 2,000 equipment items at upcoming Houston auction

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest industrial auctioneer, will conduct a multi-million dollar unreserved public auction at the company's permanent auction site in Houston, Texas on Wednesday and Thursday, June 22 - 23, 2011. Read more

Ritchie Bros. to sell large multi-component crushing plant in unreserved Dubai auction

DUBAI, UAE (27 August 2010) – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world’s largest industrial auctioneer, will sell a 2004 SBM STE160x130 closed circuit jaw/impact crushing plant along with hundreds of other equipment […]

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers reports strong results through the third quarter of 2009

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated (NYSE and TSX: RBA) announces net earnings for the nine months ended September 30, 2009 of $71.6 million, or $0.68 per diluted share, and adjusted net earnings […]

Ritchie Bros. Edmonton site surpasses record year with CA$63 million auction

EDMONTON, AB (November 2, 2009) – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA) sold CA$63 million (US$58 million) of equipment during a three-day auction at its Edmonton, Alberta permanent auction site last week (October 28 […]

Thousands of equipment items sold in $29 million unreserved Ritchie Bros. Dubai auction

More than one third of equipment sold to buyers outside United Arab Emirates DUBAI, UAE (August 17, 2009) – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest industrial auctioneer, conducted a three-day unreserved […]

International crane buyers bid at Ritchie Bros. Edmonton and Houston auctions

More than 110 cranes sold at unreserved Ritchie Bros. auctions during week VANCOUVER, B.C. (June 15, 2009) – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest industrial auctioneer, sold more than 110 cranes […]

Ritchie Bros. buyers break internet participation record at Las Vegas unreserved auction

LAS VEGAS, May 4 /CNW/ – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest industrial auctioneer, conducted a US$25 million unreserved auction on May 1, 2009 at its Las Vegas auction site and […]

Ritchie Bros. to sell more than 160 concrete pump trucks in complete dispersal for Pumpco Inc.

The fleet of "mint-condition" concrete pump trucks and other concrete pumping equipment will be sold in five unreserved auctions across the US FORT WORTH, TX, April 29 /CNW/ – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: […]

Ritchie Bros. sells (euro)40 million (US$53 million) of heavy equipment and trucks at unreserved Moerdijk auction

Company also purchases land for second auction site in Spain MOERDIJK, The Netherlands, April 27 /CNW/ – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest industrial auctioneer, sold (euro)40 million (US$53 million) of […]

Ritchie Bros. to sell enormous, 820-ton hard rock tunnel boring machine in unreserved Los Angeles auction

450-foot long "unique" machine used in Arrowhead Inland Feeder project is at auction site for preview by interested bidders LOS ANGELES, April 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest […]

Ritchie Bros. to hold record-breaking Grand Opening auction in Houston

HOUSTON, March 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ – Next week, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world's largest industrial auctioneer, will celebrate the Grand Opening of its new permanent auction site in Houston, Texas with a […]

Ritchie Bros. launching new online bidding interface at World of Concrete

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA (February 2, 2009) – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world’s largest auctioneer of industrial equipment, will be launching its new online bidding interface at World of Concrete 2009 in […]

Ritchie Bros. Orlando site to host company’s first ever six-day auction

Exceptional equipment selection expected to attract thousands of bidders from around world FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 28, 2009 ORLANDO, FLORIDA (January 28, 2009) – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA), the world’s largest industrial […]

Thousands bid on site and online at Ritchie Bros. equipment auction in Fort Worth; Company announces Japan expansion

FORT WORTH, TEXAS (December 8, 2008) – More than 2,600 people from 37 countries registered to bid on site and online at the heavy equipment auction conducted by Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (NYSE and TSX: RBA) […]