The Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program—a business intensive program that awards students with a 4-year Bachelor of Science degree in Concrete Industry Management—announces that the signature item for their annual auction at World of Concrete is a Mack Granite® Bridge Formula mixer donated by Mack Trucks, Inc. and equipped with a Beck Industrial mixer. 

“Mack Trucks and Beck Industrial have stepped up by making a significant donation to support the CIM Auction,” says Mike Philipps, CIM Auction committee chairman. “This mixer truck will help ensure a successful CIM Auction at the 2019 World of Concrete. We are very appreciative of the support from Mack Trucks and Beck Industrial. It speaks volumes to their commitment to the concrete industry and the importance these leading companies place on the CIM program.”

The annual auction will be held Wednesday, January 23 in the North Hall Room N262 of the Las Vegas Convention Center. The silent auction will be held from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. and the live auction begins at 1 p.m. Once again this year, Internet bidding will be available on the Ritchie Bros. website, To participate in electronic auction bidding, bidders must register a week in advance. Those participating in the auction at World of Concrete can register on-site. For a full list of items, visit

Those interested in making a donation should contact CIM Auction Committee Chairman Mike Philipps at or 832.472.2314.