January 2020
2020 CIM Auction at World of Concrete
CIM Announces Contractor-Focused Items Available for 2020 Auction
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 pleased to announce the following list of contractor-focused items have been donated for the annual auction at the World of Concrete.
“Thanks to the tremendous response from the industry, we anticipate having the best CIM auction ever,” said Ben Robuck, CIM Auction Chairman. “In addition to a concrete mixer truck donated by Mack Trucks, Inc. and McNeilus, we have a variety of items targeted specifically for contractors.”

While the list of items continues to grow, as of Jan. 20, the contractor-focused auction items include:
Advanced Concrete Screeds, LLC – Black Beauty vibratory power screed
Allen Engineering – Buggy Track (S TD) 16 Poly Kohler 27 hp
American Society of Concrete Contractors - Concrete Executive Leadership Forum registration 
Bee Access Products - “Lifeline Products” package 
BlastOne International – Nova 3 Respirator with C40
Bosch Power Tools – CORE18V eight tool kit
Calculated Industries - ConcreteCalc Pro concrete calculators 

Caterpillar Inc.and Caterpillar dealers - one month rental of Caterpillar Wheel Loader or Excavator or equivalent in U.S.

Caterpillar Inc.and Caterpillar dealers - one month rental of Caterpillar Skid Steer Loader or equivalent in U.S.

COMMAND Center – Concrete Maturity Systems
Convergent Concrete Technologies – 55-gallon drums Pentra-Sil (H) and Pentra-Sil (IH)
Doosan Bobcat - RX304H upright rammer

D.P. Dorfmueller Co. Inc . – Print reading for concrete videos with texbooks
Generac Power Systems – XC6500E portable generator
Giatec Scientific, Inc. – SmartRock wireless maturity sensors pack

GPS Lockbox - three push-to-talk hands-free communications devices
HD Supply White Cap – Milwaukee M18 Fuel HD 3 tool packout kit
HD Supply White Cap – DEWALT 20V MAX 5-tool combo kit
Hilti - SF6H + SID 4+ SR 6 cordless hammer drill/driver
Husqvarna Construction Products - Power cutter with blades 
ICRI - Two free registrations for CSRT classes
I CRI - Two sets of ICRI’s Concrete Surface Profile chips
ICRI - Two copies of the Concrete Repair Manual two volume set 
ISKCO, Ltd. - Two Handy-Vib internal concrete vibrators 
Makita U.S.A . - Makita XT1501 18VLi-Ion cordless 15-piece combo kit
MAPEI Corporation - Two pallets Planitop X, Planitop XS (depending on location)

MEVA Formwork Systems, Inc. - 2,000 square feet of Imperial vertical formwork

Milspec Industries - GFCI Power distribution box and cords
Minnich Manufacturing Co., Inc. – Stringer flex shaft concrete vibrator
Multiquip Inc. - Multiquip Whiteman HHNG5 ride-on trowel 
Northrock Industries, Inc . – 1 ¾ hp concrete vibrator with 10 ft. shaft and ½ inch head
The Quikrete Companies – Two truckloads of 80-pound Quikrete Concrete (1,176 bags)
Ritz Safety - $5,000 in products from Ritz Safety 2020 full line catalog 
Sky Climber LLC - Sky Stage Ultratwo meter stage

Silo Pros, East Coast Chippers, RDorian Heavy Hydro - Clean out full load ready mix truck, up to 10 yards

Solomon Colors, Inc. – Brickform Paladiano fractured cyprus state concrete stamps
Somero Enterprises, Inc . - Somero S-485 laser screed machine
Stanley Black & Decker – Two 20-volt cordless combo kits

Stanley Black & Decker (DeWALT) - five DeWALT tool packages

Sunbelt Rentals - three $500 off rental vouchers
Tools & Accessories - Contractor and industrial supplies – Bosch PB360C PowerBox jobsite radio
Topcon Positioning Systems – Topcon Hiper VR base/rover with data collector software
Trimble Solutions USA - Tekla Structures construction modeling software, 12-month subscription 
Volvo Construction Equipment - 2016 new Volvo ECR25D compact excavator 
Zircon – Four MetalliScanner® MT7 units
Participation and Bidding Information
The auction is scheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 5 in the North Hall Room N262 of the Las Vegas Convention Center. The silent auction is held from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. PST and the live auction begins at 1 p.m. PST.

You can now register to bid for both the live and silent auctions by downloading and filling out these forms.
If you will be on-site in Las Vegas at World of Concrete:
Step 1 : Use your cell phone and text CIM2020 to 76278 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 11 a.m. 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. To participate in electronic auction bidding, bidders must register a week in advance.

Step 2: On your cell phone, text CIM2020 to 76278 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 12:45 p.m. PST, and log in to the Ritchie Bros. website to bid on items in the live auction beginning at 1 p.m. 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 nmaher@nrmca.org or 703-706-4858 for assistance.
About The Concrete Industry Management (CIM) Program
Designed to provide graduates with a broad array of initial opportunities within the concrete industry, the Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program supplies the industry with future managers and leaders. CIM is a business intensive program providing solid management skills that are applicable in any industry, but developed specifically for the concrete industry. Visit our website at www.concretedegree.com .