IronPlanet Preps for Its Largest Auction

IronPlanet, Pleasanton, Calif. a leading online marketplace for used heavy equipment, will host its first onsite and online auction Feb. 21–24, at the Fantasy of Flight attraction near Orlando. The four-day sale will be IronPlanet’s largest auction in company history.

“We are very excited to bring the global marketplace to Florida,” said Greg Owens, CEO of IronPlanet. “With a huge selection of equipment onsite and across the country, plus our exclusive IronClad Assurance, this one-of-a-kind event will draw thousands of local bidders in Florida and online bidders from around the world.”

The auction includes late model, low hour equipment from manufacturers such as Caterpillar, Komatsu, Volvo, John Deere, JLG, Kubota, and Ford. A wide selection of agricultural and construction equipment is for sale, including aerial work platforms, compactors, crawler tractors, excavators, telehandlers, wheel loaders and trucks. Equipment is located in Florida at Fantasy of Flight, as well as across the United States, including sites in Alabama, Illinois, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Virginia.

Buyers can preview equipment and detailed inspection reports at IronPlanet’s IronClad Assurance buyer protection program guarantees the report is an accurate description of the machine’s condition. Bidders can also see the equipment in-person at the auction site.

During the four-day auction, bids may be placed live at Fantasy of Flight or online through a computer, tablet or smart phone. The auction opens daily at 8 a.m. (EST). Buyers unable to attend the auction may bid online before the sale using IronPlanet’s PriorityBidSM service.

In order to place a bid, all buyers must register at