Thainstone Collective Sale of Plant, Machinery and Equipment


Saturday 22nd September 2018 from 9:00 am


at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ

Auction of Light and Heavy Commercial Vehicles, 4x4’s, Excavators, Tractors, Telescopic Handlers, Agricultural Machinery and Equipment, Builders Equipment and Supplies, Engineering and Horticultural, Plant, Equipment and Hand Tools.

Online bidding available with for Light and Heavy Commercial Vehicles, 4x4's, Excavators, Tractors, Telescopic Handlers, Small Plant and Groundcare Equipment ONLY!

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All Goods accepted during the week of sale Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday. 8.00am till 8.00pm

NOTE: Only tractors, mobile plant, light & heavy commercial vehicles and 4x4 entries accepted on Friday 9am-5pm.
No other goods accepted on Friday.

Strictly no intake on Saturday. Sale will start at 9.00am



All mains powered electrical items are subject to an Electrical Safety Portable Appliance Test (Charged at £1.00 + VAT per item)

Goods failing to pass the Electrical Safety Portable Appliance Test will not be entered into sale and must be removed.



Viewing Times for Exchange Hall

Friday 9am to 5pm and morning of sale from 8am

Note: Exchange Hall from 3.30pm or immediately after set-up until 8.00pm


Following the sale, collection can be made at the following times:

Monday to Wednesday 8.00am – 8.00pm
Thursday 8.00am – 5.00pm
Thereafter by arrangement only by phoning 01467 623710 or 623770.

Notice to all EU buyers

Please note that HMRC are enforcing standard VAT on all purchases made in the UK until adequate proof of goods being exported is provided. Please download our guide for further information.

All buyers welcome

Current Lots Include

On Behalf of Local Authorities & Government Bodies
Direct Local Authority

12/62 Transit 135 T430 17 seat minibus
12/62 Transit Connect T200 1.8TDCi
11/61 Iveco Daily 35C13 lwb tipper
11/61 Transit 100 T350M rwd van
11/11 Iveco Daily 50C15 minibus
11/11 Iveco Irisbus 17 seat
11/11 Fiesta 1.4TDCi van
09/09 Transit 115 T350L rwd van
05/55 Renault Master Minibus
09/09 MAN 18.280 4x2 c/w Johnston Sweeper
08/08 MAN 18.280 4x2 c/w Johnston Sweeper
08/08 MAN 18.280 4x4 tipper

On Behalf of Jim Jamieson, Ardlethen Quarries due to Fleet Replacement:

2 No. 14/64 Scania G490 8x4 tipper, Sleeper Cabs manual, Thompson Body, Electric Sheet, Rear Hydraulic Door, Reverse Camera
2011 Schmitz Cargobull Half Pipe Aggregate Bulk Tipper c/w Easy Sheet
15/15 Toyota Landcruiser 3.0 D-4D Active Commercial swb 

Other Expected Entries:

13/63 Scania R620 Topline, 6x2 Rear Lift, manual, tipping gear, retarder, Eminox Stacks, full spec, sat nav, fridge, microwave, 450,000kms
13/13 Iveco Stralis AS440S46TXP 6x2 midlift unit
11/61 Iveco Stralis AS440S50TXP 6x2 midlift unit
10/60 Scania P380 8x4 Tipper c/w grab
10/10 Scania R440 Highline, 6x2 Tag Axle, Tipping Gear, 2 Pedal Opticruise,
10/10 MAN TGS 26.320 6x2 rear lift, beavertail c/w Palfinger PK29002 Crane
10/10 Iveco Stralis AD260S31Y/PS Dropside Hiab 144 Crane
10/10 Iveco Stralis AD260S31YPS 6x2
10/10 Iveco Eurocargo 180E30 Curtain
09/59 Iveco Stralis AD260S33YP 6x2 Curtainsider
09/59 Iveco Eurocargo 180E25S Fridge
07/07 Hino 3241 8x4 Tipper
05/55 DAF CF85 360 6x4 Multilift Hooklift
07/07 DAF CF85 360, 8x4 Alloy Tipper, manual, electric easy sheet, on board weigher
07/07 Hino 3241 8x4 Tipper
04/04 DAF 75.310 6x2 beaver tail 10ton winch
00/W Foden Alpha 3405 6x4 rigid
2003 Nooteboom Euro 60, 3 steering rear axles, 60t gross
2001 Andover 3 axle low loader c/w folding ramps
2014 Cat 308E Digger on Steel Tracks, Height Limiter Fitted, 1708 hours
12/62 JCB 3CX Sitemaster 4wd
12/12 New Holland T6040, c/w Quicke Loader, 6000 hours, one owner from new
2010 John Deere 2520 c/w 62inch deck, 580litre grass collector, 54inch Snow Blade & 200CX loader
10/60 New Holland 5060 Telescopic, 6200 hours
2008 Thwaites 3ton dumper only 300hrs 
2007 Takeuchi TB016, 2400 hours, c/w 3 buckets
2006 Genie S45 Diesel Boom 4x4 c/w hydraulic 110v Generator & Foam Filled tyres
06/56 Claas Celtis 546 c/w Chilton Loader
2005 Benford 9 tonne swivel dumper
2004 Hitachi ZX160LC – 8,500 hours
1999 JCB 8050 c/w 4 buckets
1989 Massey Ferguson 3070 4wd c/w Loader
International 885XLtractor c/w loader
1954 Ferguson TED 20- restored
Ford 5000 tractor
MF 660 4WD Loader
New Holland 655c 4WD Digger
MF 390 4WD c/w Loader
Hyster 1.5ton forklift 
IHI 3ton digger
New Holland 645 telescopic forklift 
Genie Z45/22 Cherry Picker
Genie X45/22 Cherry Picker
KV Tarrup 616 Diet Feeder
Parmiter Post Driver
Red Rock 6’ Shear Grab
Ritchie Front Press Wheels
Wragg Post Driver
Front Linkage

2014 Konecrane 5te Overhead Crane, Approx. Span 8mtrs
2 no. 2008 Demag 5t Overhead Crane, Approx. Span 8mtrs
Demag 10t Overhead Crane, Approx. Span 8mtrs, fully refurbished 2014
17/17 Isuzu D-Max Utah 2.5TD D/C Auto
15/65 Iveco Daily 35S13V H2 Van
15/65 Iveco Daily 35S13V H3 Van
2 No. 15/65 Fiat Doblo 1.3CDTi Multijet
15/15 Iveco Daily 70C17 Panel Van
15/15 Nissan Cabstar NT400 34.14 LWB
14/64 VW Caddy C20 Startline
2 No. 14/64 Renault Master MM33dci Business
14/14 Corsavan 1.3CDTi
14/14 Ford Ranger 2.2TDCi XLT D/C
13/63 Mitsubishi L200 Trojan 2.5Di-D D/C
13/13 Vauxhall Movano  F3500 L2H2 CDTi  panel van
12/62 Toyota Hilux 3.0 D4-D Invincible Auto
11/61 Fiat Fiorino 16v SX
11/61 Vauxhall Antara 2.2 CDTi 160 Exclusiv
10/60 Ranger 2.5TDCi Thunder D/C
10/10 Ranger 2.5TDCi XL D/C Canopy
10/10 Vauxhall Movano 3500 CDTi pickup
10/10 Transit T350 125 D/C Tipper
09/09 Citroen Berlingo
09/09 Vauxhall Vivaro 2700CDTi van
09/09 Sprinter 313CDi Van
08/08 Sprinter 313CDi Van
08/08 VW Tiguan 2.0TDi SE 140
08/08 Transporter T28 1.9TDi swb
07/07 Audi Q7 3.0 TDi SE Quattro
07/07 Mitsubishi L200 2.5TD Warrior
05/55 Lexus RX300 3.0V6 Auto
03/53 Range Rover 4.4V8 Vogue
02/52 Mercedes Sprinter 310CDi Luton
2013 AJC Easycabin Welfare Unit, c/w 8 man kitchen, office, dry room, runs off 12V
2010 Bailey Pegasus 514, 5 berth caravan
2003 Lynton 7m exhibition trailer
Selection of Vandal Guards

Brand New Ifor Williams CT177 car transporter trailer



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Key Contacts

Plant, Machinery, Tractors, 4x4’s, Light & Heavy Commercials

John Roy, Vehicle and Machinery Sales Manager
Name: John Roy
Title: Vehicle and Machinery Sales Manager
Tel: 01467 623863
Mobile: 07831 807841
Allan Finn, Vehicle and Machinery Auction Co-Ordinator
Name: Allan Finn
Title: Vehicle and Machinery Auction Co-ordinator
Tel: 01467 623864
Mobile: 07341 088058

Agricultural Implements & Machinery

Tim McDonald, Prime & Cull Cattle Manager
Name: Tim McDonald F.I.A. (Scot.)
Title: Prime & Cull Cattle Manager
Mobile: 07507 651069

Sale itinerary


  • Yard -  Small plant machinery and equipment, ground care equipment, followed by heavy plant equipment including tractors, vans and 4x4s, HGVs and HGV trailers
  • Top Yard - Builders Equipment
  • Exchange Hall - Engineering, workshop and horticultural equipment
  • Ring 3 - Hand tools


  • Top Yard - Implements
  • Top Yard - Livestock handling equipment


  • Yard - Plant machinery and equipment, trailers, followed by caravans, livestock trailers and containers