The CIM Auction at
World of Concrete
***Registration and Participation Instructions***
If you will be on-site in Las Vegas at World of Concrete:
Step 1: Use your cell phone and text CIM2019 to 52182 and follow the instructions. This will give you access to the silent auction site, where beginning in early January you will be able to place bids on all the items in the silent auction. This is how you will continue to bid on silent auction items through the event. This process will also pre-register you for the live auction.
Step 2: Beginning at 11am PST on the morning of the auction, come to room N263 and pick up your bid book for the live auction, at which time you will be provided with your bidder number. You will use this bidder number to bid on all the items in the live auction (the phone app is not used for bidding on live auction items).
If you will NOT be on-site in Las Vegas at World of Concrete:
Step 1: Visit Ritchie Bros.’ CIM Charity Auction page for details and to register to bid in real-time through Ritchie Bros.’ online portal on all of the items in the LIVE auction. Please note: Administrative fees and bid deposits waived for all bidders.
Step 2: On your cell phone, text CIM2019 to 52182 and follow the instructions. This will give you access to the silent auction website, where you are able to place bids on all the items in the silent auction. This is how you will continue to bid on silent auction items through the event.
Step 3: On auction day, at the appropriate time given your local time zone, use your phone to bid on the silent auction items until 12:45pm PST, and log in to Ritchie Bros.’ website to bid on items in the live auction beginning at 1pm PST.
For a list of all of the items to be auctioned, separated by category, click here. Check back often as new items are added daily! Questions or difficulties registering? Contact Nicole Maher at email@example.com or 240-485-1158 for assistance.
CIM Seeks Donations for 2019 Auction at World of Concrete
The Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program – a business intensive program that awards students with a four-year Bachelor of Science degree in Concrete Industry Management – is seeking donations for their 2019 CIM Auction to be held at World of Concrete. The auction is scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 23 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The silent auction will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and the live auction begins at 1 p.m.
“The proceeds from the 2019 CIM Auction will benefit the CIM National Steering Committee (NSC) and support the current CIM programs at Middle Tennessee State University, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Texas State University and California State University – Chico, the Executive MBA program, as well as help fund scholarships,” said Mike Philipps, Chairman of the CIM Auction Committee.
Once again, the CIM Auction organizers are hoping for another record event in 2019. According to CIM Marketing Committee Chairman Brian Gallagher, the 2018 auction was the best ever, raising a record-breaking $1.1 million in gross revenue.
“The annual CIM Auction is a critical funding mechanism for the CIM NSC,” said Gallagher. “We’ve been blessed with tremendous support from the concrete industry and the World of Concrete Show Management has been an amazing partner.”
World of Concrete exhibits are open from Jan. 22-25 and seminars run Jan. 21-25.
Previous auction items have included concrete mixer trucks, cement, skid steers, concrete saws, drills, mixers, vibrators, scaffolding, safety equipment, screeds, fiber transport systems, dust collectors, NDT equipment, decorative concrete tools, water meters, pumps, generators, training sessions, reference books, advertisements, laptop computers, mobile computers, sports memorabilia, sports travel packages, golf packages and vacation travel packages.
Those interested in making a donation should contact CIM Auction Committee Chairman Mike Philipps at firstname.lastname@example.org or (832) 472-2314.
Mack Trucks and Beck Industrial Announce Donation to CIM Auction at 2019 World of Concrete
CIM is pleased to announce that the signature item for the 2019 Auction at World of Concrete is a Mack® Granite® Bridge Formula mixer donated by Mack Trucks, Inc. and equipped with a Beck Industrial mixer. Read more about the specifics of this donation here.
CIM Announces Donation of Second Mixer Truck by Con-Tech Manufacturing, Kenworth and Kenworth of Central Florida to 2019 World of Concrete Auction
The Concrete Industry Management program is pleased to announce that Con-Tech Manufacturing, along with Kenworth and Kenworth of Central Florida, has once again donated a 2019 Kenworth T880S truck with a Con-Tech Manufacturing bridge-formula rear-discharge BridgeKing mixer for the annual CIM Auction at World of Concrete. Read more about this generous donation here.
The 2019 CIM Auction at World of Concrete will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center on Wednesday, January 23, 2019. Silent Auction: 11:00 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. – Room N263 in the North Hall Live Auction: 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. – Room N262 in the North Hall
Make A Donation!
Any item that your company can donate to the auction is greatly appreciated, from concrete and construction products to travel and sports packages, sports memorabilia and electronics! Download Auction donation forms here: