Customer Safety Requirement
Fall protection required when loading or unloading aerial equipment

Attention Customers Previewing Aerial Equipment
Customers previewing aerial equipment shall operate from the ground (if applicable). If operation takes place in the basket you must wear a harness. There is no height restriction.

Find information about delivering or collecting equipment from this auction site, including:

Loading Area Information

Loading ramp height: 26" and 48"
Access Road Access Road
Check-in Access Check-in Access
Check-in Buildings Check-in Buildings
Loading Ramp Loading Ramp

Loading / Unloading Policies

  1. Ritchie Bros. is not responsible for loading or unloading equipment or the securing of any loads.
  2. Ritchie Bros. is not responsible for verifying that equipment being transported to/from the auction yard is properly secured or being carried in compliance with applicable transportation laws and regulations.
  3. Ritchie Bros. will not load and/or unload self-propelled equipment under any circumstances.
  4. At its own discretion, Ritchie Bros. may (under the direction of the driver) help load and/or unload stationary equipment from a truck, trailer or container, when a loader or forklift is required.
  5. Buyers and sellers are responsible for arranging the unloading and loading items which exceed the capacity or safe-lifting ability of Ritchie Bros' forklifts and loaders, operating as a single machine
  6. Loading and unloading of equipment is only permitted during daylight hours.
  7. Access to and from the auction yard is only permitted through the truck entrance.

General Auction Site Policies

  1. Everyone enters the auction site at their own risk. Ritchie Bros. is not responsible for any injuries or property damage that occurs at our auction sites.
  2. All transport companies entering our auction sites are expected to maintain the following insurance coverages: General Liability, Workers' Compensation and Cargo.
  3. We help everyone on a first come/first served basis – including allowing trucks into the auction site and use of the loading dock(s).
  4. If items are being delivered in a shipping container, please call the auction site in advance so the right arrangements can be made

Delivery Procedures

  1. Before entering the yard, please stop at the Yard Office and sign the Sign-In and Release Form.
  2. We do not provide delivery receipts; however, our staff can sign a bill of lading if confirmation of delivery is required.
  3. Please provide the owner's contact information with equipment being delivered.
  4. Equipment keys must be left in the unit being delivered.

Removal Procedures

  1. Equipment must be paid for in full before it is removed from the auction site. A release ticket will be provided at the office when payment is received.
  2. Present your release ticket at the yard office before loading and/or removing any equipment.
  3. A bill of lading must be completed for any equipment being transported to a foreign country.
  4. Please note: equipment can only be removed from the auction site through the truck gate.
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Mexico National Auction Site

  • Carr. Polotitlán, La Estación No. 6, Col. Centro 54200 Polotitlán, Edo. De México


  • Open hours

    Mon - Fri, 8am - 5pm