The Hewden Auction Brings More than 275 Lots of Heavy Equipment to the Proxibid Marketplace

Omaha, NE – July 27, 2015 – Proxibid (, the most trusted online Marketplace for buying and selling highly valued items, will provide online bidding for Thimbleby & Shorland’s upcoming Hewden August Auction, the largest auction of its kind in the United Kingdom. The auction will begin at 10AM BST on August 12th. Buyers in America and around the world can participate in this great opportunity to purchase high quality equipment by bidding online at


The Hewden Auction is Europe’s largest direct from user auction event, selling all types of ex-rental machinery and cranes owned and operated from new by Hewden. The Hewden Auction is now over 10 years old, and has become a “not to be missed” date in the auction fixtures calendar. The sale will feature more than 275 lots of high quality equipment, and bidders online will partake in the same onsite experience they can expect from The Hewden Auction. Featured items include:

  • 10 x 2008 Caterpillar TH407
  • 14 x 2008/9 Caterpillar TH414
  • 3 x 2004/7 JCB 540/170
  • 9 x 2007/9 Caterpillar 320DL


Proxibid’s risk management system is designed to manage high dollar transactions like that of the equipment available in this auction, ensuring buyers are safe when purchasing online. Only Proxibid can boast a 0.15 percent non-pay rate, meaning sellers get paid at the end of the auction. Proxibid offers the most robust technology solution in the industry, with 99.9+ percent uptime to make certain buyers never miss an opportunity to secure inventory they want, how they want.


For more information about this auction, to view the catalog, or to place a bid, please visit Proxibid.


Proxibid Social
Visit us online at
“Like” us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
About Proxibid
Proxibid provides asset owners of all sizes and buyers with access to the world’s most trusted online Marketplace and selling solutions for excess inventory. More than $3 billion in inventory passes through Proxibid’s Marketplace annually in product categories that include heavy equipment; commercial and industrial equipment; real estate; fine art, antiques and collectibles and more.


Founded in 2001, Proxibid is headquartered in Omaha, NE with offices in New York and London.  For more information about Proxibid, please visit