Finning teams up with IronPlanet to sell used Cat equipment globally

Updated Aug 31, 2015

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Are you not finding the deals you want in your part of the country for good used equipment? Maybe it’s time to look further.

Two of the biggest players in the heavy equipment industry inked a deal this week to bring a global presence to the auction market.The largest Caterpillar dealer in the world, Vancouver, BC–based Finning announced Tuesday that it will jointly market used heavy equipment through Cat Auction Services, IronPlanet’s unreserved auction marketplace.

The first fruits of this partnership will be harvested October 21, when Finning hosts IronPlanet’s first Canadian Cat Auction Services event in Edmonton, Alberta.

IronPlanet claims 1.4 million registered users across the globe. And the Canadian–headquartered Finning has a presence in South America, the United Kingdom and Ireland. For more information about the upcoming auction in Edmonton go to