Remarketing

Corpus Christi Fleet Auction Brings In $800K

December 02, 2011

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX - A Nov. 19 auction of City of Corpus Christi, Tex., fleet units yielded $800,000 gross, according to Jim Davis, director of maintenance services for the City. The fleet auctioned approximately 250 vehicles and equipment, ranging from sedans to trucks to mowers, tractors, and heavy equipment.

The auction, which took place both on site and online, was larger than previous auctions due to a recent Mercury Associates study that recommended the fleet reduce its size, Davis said.

"[Mercury] recommended that the fleet be reduced by 144 vehicles. They identified them and we sold them," he said.

Previous auctions varied in size, but Davis estimates these usually had a little less than 200 units.

By Thi Dao

Comment On This Story

Name:  
Email:  
Comment: (Maximum 10000 characters)  
Leave this field empty:
* Please note that every comment is moderated.

Article News

Popular Stories

FleetFAQ

Fleet Management And Leasing

Jack Firriolo from Merchants will answer your questions and challenges

View All

 

Public Fleet Tracking And Telematics

Amin Amini from Verizon will answer your questions and challenges

View All

 

Fuel Management

Bernie Kanavagh from WEX will answer your questions and challenges

View All

 

Recent Topics

City of Houston positions: Mechanic Helper $ 13.53 to $ 14.95 Hourly Mechanic 1 $ 15.68 to $ 17.33 Hourly Mechanic 2 $...

View Topic

would anyone be willing to share there salary ranges for equip tech I thru III, and a welder salary range also

View Topic

Fleet Documents

1106 Fleet Documents (and counting) to Download!

Sponsored by

A 6- or 9-pin port in most heavy-duty vehicles that allows diagnostic information to be obtained with an appropriate scanner.

Read more