About Us

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 1.8 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®, Kruse Energy & Equipment AuctioneersSM and Asset Appraisal ServicesSM.

Combining Strengths. Delivering Choice.

Ritchie Bros. and IronPlanet have combined as one company to bring you the best in unreserved onsite auctions, online weekly auctions and additional marketplaces for selling and buying equipment. You now have unprecedented choice and a one-stop shop to buy and sell in the way that best suits your needs.