IronPlanet Returns to Des Moines, IA Area For Cat Auction Services Unreserved Public Auction

Cat Auction Services Sale Includes Wide Array of Equipment in Altoona, IA on April 12, 2017

Who: IronPlanet®, a leading online marketplace for selling and buying used equipment and other durable assets, today unveiled details and key highlights for its latest Des Moines, IA area Cat Auction Services Unreserved Public Auction. This on-site sale marks IronPlanet’s return to Iowa and will include over 200 pieces of quality, used equipment.

Hosted by Ziegler CAT, the event will feature a large selection of late-model, low-hour equipment from Caterpillar, JLG, Genie, John Deere and more, including: Crawler Tractors, Skid-Steer Loaders, Wheel Loaders, Track Excavators, Compact Track Loaders and much more.

Those who cannot join on-site are able to bid on the equipment of their choice with IronPlanet® LiveStreamTM, the next generation in online bidding for live, on-site auctions. Additional details for the event are available here.

When:   Wednesday, April 12, 2017

9:00 a.m. CT

Equipment preview on-site: Monday, April 10 and Tuesday, April 11 from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. CT

Where: On-site at Ziegler CAT located at

1600 Ziegler Drive NW Altoona, IA 50009


Online at

Featured Equipment Include:

  • 2014 Cat 966M Wheel Loader – Item #865458
  • 2014 Cat D6T XW Crawler Tractor – Item #865473
  • 2013 Cat D6T LGP Crawler Tractor – Item #865471
  • 2014 Cat 320EL Track Excavator – Item #865451
  • 2014 Cat D6T LGP Crawler Tractor – Item #865472

* See IronPlanet’s Des Moines Auction for the most current list; equipment information is most current on the website.

Look for IronPlanet’s IronClad Assurance® equipment condition certification on equipment listed on IronPlanet, TruckPlanet®, GovPlanet®, and, which gives buyers the confidence to buy online knowing that they have an accurate representation of equipment condition. Equipment Protection Plans from Cat Financial may be available on qualified Cat® equipment, which will be noted in the auction catalog.

About IronPlanet
IronPlanet is a leading online marketplace for selling and buying used equipment and other durable assets and an innovative participant in the multi-billion dollar used equipment market. Founded in 1999 to transform the global used equipment market, IronPlanet has built a database of more than 1.7 million registered users worldwide. IronPlanet connects buyers and sellers of used equipment with its exclusive IronClad Assurance® equipment condition certification and family of brands, including IronPlanet®, GovPlanet®, TruckPlanet®, Cat Auction Services, Kruse Energy & Equipment AuctioneersSM, allEquip® and Asset Appraisal ServicesSM. IronPlanet is backed by Accel Partners, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Caterpillar and Volvo. For more information, visit