CIM auction proceeds eclipse prior record by $50K
- Published: Thursday, 23 February 2012 14:25
- Written by CP Staff
Staged at the Las Vegas Convention Center on World of Concrete 2012 day two, the seventh annual auction benefitting Concrete Industry Management programs at five universities grossed $617,750.
“The National Steering Committee of the Concrete Industry Management program is pleased to report that the 2012 auction surpassed last year's total proceeds by more than $100,000 and exceeded the previous record by $50,000,” affirms NSC Executive Director Eugene Martineau. “The NSC appreciates the record number of 155 donated items and all the bidders that helped make this year's auction a huge success.”
The signature item was a Mack Granite GU813 equipped with a McNeilus 11-yd. concrete mixer donated by Mack Trucks, Inc. and McNeilus Cos. Danny Rodgers, president of MMC Materials, Inc., a Dunn Investment Co. business, prevailed on the bidding.