IDA Fleet Appraisal Services

Accurate Fleet Appraisals by Qualified Heavy Equipment Appraisers

Heavy Equipment Fleet Appraisals & Valuation Services

At IDA-Claims, Inc, our Fleet Appraisers offer on-site inspection appraisals and valuations of heavy equipment, cranes and specialty equipment, marine equipment, and commercial vehicle fleets.

heavy equipment fleet Inspection & Appraisal

IDA specializes in on-site heavy equipment fleet inspection and appraisals. Fleet inspections enable the appraiser to evaluate the true condition of fleet inventory rather than base an evaluation solely on client documents, or assumed condtion.

While on-site inspection appraisals are preferred for their accuracy, IDA also offers an economical desktop review and fleet valuation option based on information provided by the client.

Commercial Truck Fleets

  • Commercial Truck tractor-trailers (big-rigs)
  • Commercial Cargo Carriers
  • Enclosed Trailers, Flatbed Trailers, Refrigerated Trailers

Heavy Equipment Fleets

  • Agriculture equipment fleets
  • Construction heavy equipment
  • Scissor lifts, boom lifts and other lift/access equipment
  • Cranes and Specialty equipment

Marine Equipment

  • Derrick barges, deck barges, spud barges, sectional barges and hopper barges
  • Tug boats and push boats
  • Vibratory hammer, diesel hammers

IDA Fleet Appraisal Services

· Physical fleet inspections

· Accurate appraisals & valuations

· Fleet identification & analysis

· Determine value basis requested by the client (FMV, OLV, FLV)

· Updates on prior fleet valuations

· Option for desktop valuations using information provided by client

IDA Fleet Appraisals are Ideal For:

  • Large heavy equipment fleets
  • Commercial truck fleets
  • Insurance underwriting valuations
  • Insurance claim valuations
  • Asset acquisition & disposition planning
  • Financial lending requirements
  • General accounting needs
  • Independent audit requirements
  • Joint venture capital or private equity financing evaluations
  • Orderly or forced liquidation evaluations
  • Tax filing requirements

Fleet Inspection & Equipment Evaluation

Our heavy equipment fleet appraiser performs timely inspections and provides accurate appraisals and valuations.

Our fleet appraiser is qualified to evaluate fleet composition & condition and perform research to support (when applicable):

· Fair Market Value (FMV)

· Orderly Liquidation Value (OLV)

· Forced Liquidation Value (FLV)

Fleet Appraisal Reports

IDA delivers fleet appraisal reports which are accurate and comply with USPAP. Reports include condition summaries, digital color photos, supported valuations, and damage description (if applicable).

Qualified, Accredited Appraiser

Our fleet appraiser is a highly qualified, Accredited Machinery & Equipment Appraiser with extensive construction industry experience including heavy equipment management and evaluation. He has proven expertise in the inspection and appraisal of fleet equipment including construction heavy equipment, agriculture equipment, cranes, marine equipment, specialty equipment, and commercial vehicle fleets.

Charles B. Scarrott, ISA-AM
Accredited Member of the International Society of Appraisers, Machinery & Equipment Appraiser
Member #6005386
California Crane Certifier CA-332, SC&RA Member
40+ years in Construction Industry


Heavy Equipment Fleet Appraisals