The following overview is here to help you familiarize yourself with the auction process. If you are a first time auction participant, or relatively new to the process, we would recommend that you spent some time reviewing the auction Terms & Conditions and the Buying Guide.
This current website is Vs III for Osman Auction Inc. The website as you now view it will be undergoing some very dynamic changes over the next six months.
We will soon be rolling out listings for all three divisions complete with photos. This includes six to eight photos for all vehicles (eight model years from current model year) complete with full descriptions and V.I.N. interpretations. Internet bidding for all divisions is in mid development with availability anticipated early 2011.
Customer profile management will be available shortly that will allow users the ability to manage how, when and what type of content they want to receive. A social media engine will be used to interact with our customers and advise subscribers in real time when items of interest arrive at the auction. Osman Auction Inc. will also be launching its OZone Members Zone in 2011.
The information below provides a brief overview of the company. Our hours of operation are located at the bottom of the page.
The automotive segment of Osman Auction Inc. includes weekly public vehicle auctions scheduled every Wednesday evening at 6:00 p.m. and Saturday mornings at 10:00 a.m. We also offer ten regularly scheduled automotive and recreational based Super Sales. This continuous format allows the Corporation to provide auction services to a broad range of customers that are buying or selling merchandise.
On average, Osman Auction Inc. re-markets 400 vehicles per week with their regular weekly sales and an additional 800 to 1,200 vehicles in the monthly super sales.
If you proceed to the automotive tab on the website you will find numerous options, including viewing our latest Automotive Feature auction brochure and the current listing for the upcoming weekly automotive auction.
UNRESERVED INDUSTRIAL DIVISION
The Industrial Division offers up to ten unreserved Industrial auctions per year. Since this division was added to Osman’s operations in January 1999, auction sales have grown from an average of $400,000 per auction in 1999 to over $1.5 million per auction consistently to 2010.
The industrial component of Osman Auction Inc. has made us the auctioneer of choice for many large companies wanting to dispose of fleet vehicles, industrial equipment and commercial commodities at one convenient location. The addition of interactive Internet bidding in August 2009 has been well received by both our consignors and buyers.
If you proceed to the Industrial tab on the website you will find numerous options, including viewing our latest industrial auction brochure and the current consignment listing. There are hyper links that will direct you to Bidspotter.com where you may register as an Internet bidder for the upcoming industrial auction.
UNRESERVED LIQUIDATION DIVISION
As of January 1, 2004 Osman Auction Inc., Liquidation Division has consolidated operations and will strictly focus on our Unreserved Commercial & Industrial Commodity Auctions.
The Liquidation Division provides a consistent venue for the liquidation of large quantities of shop tools & related Industrial items. This offers our consignors a heavily promoted auction venue where their assets are professionally cataloged and merchandised in a large clean indoor environment.
The Liquidation Division provides purchasers a separate auction day dedicated to an uninterrupted Unreserved Auction where individuals can focus on pursuing merchandise without the worry of missing items of Industrial rolling stock they may be also interested in. The addition of interactive Internet bidding in February 2010 has been well received by both our consignors and buyers.
If you proceed to the Liquidation tab on the website you will find numerous options such as, viewing our latest unreserved commercial liquidation auction brochure, and current consignment listing. There are hyper links that will direct you to Bidspotter.com where you may register as an Internet bidder for our upcoming industrial auction.
Hours of Operation
Hours of Operation and Customer pre-viewing times at the auction site are as follows:
|Monday Tuesday and Thursday||9:00 am to 5:30 pm.|
|Wednesday and Friday||9:00 am to 5:30 pm.|
|Saturday||8:00 am to 10:00am (Sale start Time)|
Please inquire with the office for extended viewing time during our monthly feature auctions.