Buying large used equipment

Buying large used equipment

There are several advantages to buying used heavy equipment and trucks. While shiny, new equipment has a definite “wow” factor to it, all the bells and whistles aren’t always necessary.

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Planning your June auctions, part 2

Planning your June auctions, part 2

Has your summer been filling up quickly since we posted part one of our auction calendar? Today we have all the details on where we will be during the second half of the month, the type of auctions and what equipment will be sold at each one.

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Planning your June auctions

Planning your June auctions

There is so much coming up this Summer for Alex Lyon & Sons Auctions. Can you believe we’ve already hit the Summer season again? We wanted to help organize your calendar so you can attend as many of our auctions as possible. Get out your auction calendar and start jotting down notes.

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Heavy Equipment Safety Part 2

Heavy Equipment Safety Part 2

June is national safety month! This year, make sure that you are taking the proper precautions to stay safe on the jobsite using these heavy equipment construction safety tips. There are several risk factors and dangers that you should be aware of.

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Heavy Equipment Safety

Heavy Equipment Safety

Next month is national safety month! This June, make sure that you are taking the proper precautions to stay safe on the jobsite using these heavy equipment construction safety tips. If you use heavy equipment on a construction project, there are several risk factors and dangers that you should be aware of.

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Don’t waste your time at auction

Don’t waste your time at auction

At auction, wasting the time of any salesperson may not be the first thing on your mind, but it can be very easy to unknowingly do so. So the question becomes, how can you reduce the amount of time being wasted at auction?

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Heavy Equipment Financing

Heavy Equipment Financing

Your company’s efficiency in terms of its day-to-day operation is commonly measured by the working capital that you have. Your working capital is calculated by subtracting your current liabilities from your assets. When you have positive working capital, it indicates that your business is able to stay financially viable and to meet its obligations.

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Win big at heavy machinery auctions

Win big at heavy machinery auctions

Bidding at heavy equipment auctions may seem easy, but there are many factors that come into play when there is used heavy equipment for sale. A bid is usually placed with an easy gesture like a nod, the wave of your hand or through a proxy. Before you head to one of  Alex Lyon & Son auctions, consider some of the following tips and tricks to know about the bidding process.

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Three day auction in Atlantic City, NJ

Three day auction in Atlantic City, NJ

Tomorrow we begin three days of nonstop bidding at our incredible Atlantic City auction. This annual three day auction features late model rental fleet construction equipment. As in the past, this sale will have the finest equipment and trucks in the entire Northeast. You want name brand equipment? Our Atlantic City auction is fill of Cat, Komatsu, John Deere, Doosan, Kubota and Bobcat Earthmoving Equipment.

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Get your equipment ready for auction

Get your equipment ready for auction

Over time, as equipment is brought in and taken out of heavy equipment auctions, it’s easy for inventory lists to become outdated. At Alex Lyon and Son, we are always taking a fresh look at our auction inventory. We categorize our existing fleet for heavy equipment auctions and determine what equipment should stay, what should be sold and what should be added.

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