Fixed Asset Appraisals

Establishing Fair Market Value

Purpose to attain Asset Valuations

  • Determining the value of machinery and equipment
  • Estimating the ‘cost of replacement’ of an existing asset either by purchase or making of an equivalent asset, or identical asset
  • Determinating the non-monetary benefits or characteristics that contribute to value. The rendering of judgements as to age, remaining life, condition, quality or authenticity of physical asset
  • Forecasting the earning power of asset

The Valuation Process


Define the Problem & Scope of Work

Collect Relevant

Apply Appropriate Valuation Methodology & Analytical Techniques

Formulate Value Conclusions

Prepare Valuation

The Benefits

The scope of assignments will provide a different type of premise of values as follows:

  • Sale or Purchase of Assets
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Financing/ Leasing
  • Management Considerations
  • Taxation Planning: Donation Tax Credit, Estate, Corporate Structuring – Matrimonial dispute
  • Shareholder and Partnership disputes
  • Financial Reporting (Fair Value Measurement for ASPE or IFRS)
  • Impairment Testing of Assets
  • Purchase Price Allocations
  • Collateral Loan and Support
  • Leasing
  • Financial Reporting
  • Bankruptcy
  • Insurance Placement
  • Insurance Claim
  • Fixed Asset Inventory & Reconciliation
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CM Valuations Inc.

We provide you with accurate and professional values for your plant, machinery, equipment and business assets.

Over 25 Years of Experience

The partners of CM Valuations have been working in the appraisal industry for over 25 years in the plant, machinery and equipment sector. They have completed valuation and appraisal services on a broad range of tangible assets throughout North America, the Caribbean, Peru, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. These accredited appraisers have experience in plant, machinery and equipment appraisal for mid-to-large scale industrial plants, facilities and many industries sorted by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS):

  • Agriculture and Forestry

  • Mining and Quarrying, Oil and Gas Extraction

  • Utilities

  • Construction

  • Manufacturing

  • Transportation and Warehousing

  • Accommodation and Food Services

There are two well-known international organizations for professional appraisers within the discipline of Machinery & Technical Specialties and Chartered Machinery Valuation Surveyor:

American Society of Appraisers is a multi-discipline, non-profit, international organization of professional appraisers representing all appraisal disciplines. The mission is to foster the public trust of our members and the appraisal profession through compliance with the highest levels of ethical and professional standards.(source:

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors is the global professional body promoting and enforcing the highest international standards in the valuation, management and development of land, real estate, construction and infrastructure. We’re proud of our reputation, and we guard it fiercely, so clients who work with our registered professionals can have confidence in the quality and ethics of the services they receive. (source: