As a first-timer at one of NUco’s heavy equipment and truck auctions, you may be unfamiliar with standard auction etiquette. There are some general guidelines that you can follow for most construction, industrial and mining auctions in South Africa that will save you from any complications while making a bid. At NUco Auctioneers, we are always around to assist any of our auction attendees, so have a read through our auction best-practice guide and let us know if you have any further queries or concerns.

So, what shouldn’t you do when attending construction, industrial or mining auctions in South Africa?

Don’t Go in Unprepared if You Are Wanting to Bid

Buying assets at heavy equipment and truck auctions is a cost-effective alternative to buying equipment brand new, you can also tap into further savings and bargains that will help you extend your budget. However, in order to successfully take advantage of these benefits, you should watch our first-time buyers guide carefully and remember to register. Find out more on how to prepare for auctions at Nuco Auctioneers as well as our tips for first time bidders in our blog.

Don’t Forget to View the Assets Up for Auction

At NUco Auctioneers, we make ample provision for those to view the assets available for bidding on at our heavy equipment and truck auctions in Gauteng with our viewing days. Don’t forget to view the assets you are interested in purchasing in order to make an informed decision when bidding. Our viewing days are scheduled on the day before every auction, from 08h00 – 17h00.

Don’t Be Afraid to Ask for Assistance

Even while fully prepared, you may still need assistance throughout the auction day as your first experience may be overwhelming. At NUco, we welcome any questions from our auction attendees and are always willing to offer assistance throughout the entire process. So, if you’re feeling a bit lost or confused, or you simply want some clarification, don’t be afraid to ask for assistance. We will be more than happy to empower you to become an effective bidder.

Looking for Heavy Equipment and Truck Auctions in Gauteng?

Join us at our upcoming auctions as a registered attendee or simply as a visitor so that you can see how we do things at NUco Auctioneers before you start your journey on becoming a seasoned bidder. Contact us for any further information, we hope to see you at our next auction.