Our Company

For over a quarter-century Thompson Auction Company, Inc. has established itself as one of the leading industrial auction companies in the Midwest. We have successfully performed hundreds of industrial auctions utilizing live onsite and internet bidding. Thompson Auctioneers is dedicated to providing professional, stream-lined auction services to the industrial and commercial equipment market and we service virtually every industry including:

• Manufacturing

• Tool & Die, Machine Shops

• Fabrication

• Woodworking

• Material Handling

• Plastics

• Power Equipment

• Excavation

• Trucking & Rigging

• Rolling Stock

• Warehouse

• Computer Equipment

• Office Furnishings

• Government Surplus

• Food Service & Restaurant

Our professional services also include…

Appraisals:

Our AMEA certified appraisers bring first-hand knowledge of the market when developing accurate machinery, equipment and inventory valuations. We review current sales for comparison, as well as replacement costs to determine the most accurate price possible.

Our clients include banks, finance companies, accounting firms, tax and estate planning professionals, turn-around firms, private businesses, and corporations.

Machinery Purchases & Sales:

In addition to on-site auctions, we also provide equipment sales from our location. Our recently expanded facility allows us to warehouse and market machinery from any size project. Our warehouse auctions throughout the year offer a convenient and easy way for you to turn your idle assets into cash.

Looking for a particular piece of equipment or machinery? If we don’t have it readily available ourselves, we will find it for you at the most reasonable price possible.