Proxibid Enabling Worldwide Bidding for UK's Largest Ex-Rental Equipment Auction

Buyers from around the world can bid online for more than 275 ex-rental equipment and cranes in the Hewden August Auction


Proxibid will provide online bidding for Thimbleby & Shorland’s upcoming Hewden August Auction, the largest auction of its kind in the United Kingdom. The auction will begin at 10AM BST on August 12th. Buyers in America and around the world can participate and purchase high quality equipment by bidding online at

The Hewden Auction is Europe’s largest direct from user auction event, selling all types of ex-rental machinery and cranes owned and operated from new by Hewden. The Hewden Auction is now over 10 years old and has become a “not to be missed” date in the auction fixtures calendar. The sale will feature more than 275 lots of high quality equipment, and bidders online will partake in the same onsite experience they can expect from The Hewden Auction. Featured items include:

  • 10 x 2008 Caterpillar TH407
  • 14 x 2008/9 Caterpillar TH414
  • 3 x 2004/7 JCB 540/170
  • 9 x 2007/9 Caterpillar 320DL