RitchieSpecs buys and sells new and used, heavy-duty industrial equipment and trucks. The site organizes its inventory into the following categories: Agriculture, Asphalt, Aggregate, and Concrete, Construction Equipment, Forestry Equipment, Lifting and Handling Equipment, Mining, and Transportation.
The company’s website, www.ricthiespec.com breaks each category into subcategories. For example, some of the subcategories shown under Construction Equipment include Articulated Dump Trucks, Compactors, Crawler Loaders and Crawler Tractors. The site also shows the number of items listed under each subcategory.
After selecting a subcategory, the site lists the manufacturers and model numbers for the equipment that falls under that list. The site allows the user to compare models, view drawings and specifications, and read reviews and articles when available. Customers wishing to purchase the item are directed to Ritchie Bros. Auctions. Anyone needing to sell such an item is asked to complete a form and advised that a representative will be in touch.
Customers can also view items by category on the auction site, www.rbauction.com The site lists the item description, the auction location, photographs and end date of the auction. If the item has been sold, the price is also displayed. Bids for equipment can be placed in person, online or by proxy. In addition to the auctions for sellers and buyers, the company also arranges financing.