Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers lists all of its upcoming heavy equipment auctions in the Upcoming Auctions section of its website, as of 2015. The page includes details about auctions occurring that day, as well as any registered auction taking place up to one year in the future.
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers sell heavy equipment and vehicles typically suited for use in farming or construction work, including tractors, tillers, trucks and trailers. Auctions occur both online through the company's website and in its numerous physical auction sites throughout North America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East. The Upcoming Auctions section of its site lists all of the pertinent information about the future auctions it holds, including the name of the individual or business selling the item, a description of the item and links to the auction's brochure and full inventory. Auction inventories are also available as downloadable PDFs to allow for proper planning prior to the start of the auction.
Listings also include the date on which the auction is to take place and options for registering to participate in the auction online, when available. Customers need to register for an account with Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers in order to place online bids. Most auctions only last for a single day, with the bidder who holds the highest bid at closing winning the item.