Cat Auction Services Selects Proxibid to Provide Online Auctions

eQuipment Yard auctions have access to the same CAT products and services offered in live auctions

Cat Auction Services selected Proxibid to provide online bidding for its new eQuipment Yard online timed auction service. Online bidding for eQuipment Yard’s inaugural event will take place Wednesday, December 14 at 9:00 a.m. Central, with bidding available beginning Friday, December 9 via

Bidders in eQuipment Yard auctions have access to the same CAT products and services offered in live auctions, including finance and insurance options, equipment protection plans for qualified equipment and TA-1 inspections, with the added convenience of bidding from their own computer.

“We have selected Proxibid because of the company’s solid reputation for offering the highest level of customer service and support in the industry, and because of their ability to provide the technical know-how to bring the best online auction experience to our eQuipment Yard bidders,” said Rick Albin, president of Cat Auction Services.

More than 100 pieces of high-quality Caterpillar equipment will cross the auction block during eQuipment Yard’s first auction on Proxibid. Featured items include:

• 2007 Case 580M-2
• 2007 CAT 938G II
• 2006 CAT D5GCL
• 2008 CAT 226B2
• 2005 CAT 330CL

“eQuipment Yard is a welcome addition to our growing marketplace,” said Proxibid President Ryan Downs. “Bidders come to our marketplace because they know they will find the highest quality goods available at auction. eQuipment Yard enables us to further this commitment by providing bidders access to high caliber equipment from Cat dealers and their customers from across the globe.”

eQuipment Yard auctions will be posted regularly via Proxibid, and will include consignments from CAT dealers and their customers in the construction industry.

For more information about eQuipment Yard, please visit