Sanderson Weatherall offer professional fleet valuation and advisory services with global sales reach for the disposal of surplus assets. Valuations provided by us over the years, engaged directly by the plant hire operators and the asset-based lenders, has afforded growth and acquisitions of many businesses, supported investment in new machines, modifications and upgrades.
Sanderson Weatherall is a specialist asset advisor to the rail industry
Sanderson Weatherall advise financial institutions in the asset-based lending sector, along with supporting the M&A market and corporate finance sector. We conduct annual valuations on rail-related hire fleets totalling in excess of £140 million, supporting lenders and plant hire operators with fleet management and portfolio analysis for secured lending purposes, acquisitions and disposals of surplus plant and equipment when appropriate in order to free up further working capital.
Asset-based lending for plant hire operators
During 2020, our market leading machinery and business assets team conducted three dedicated online auctions of road rail vehicles, rail infrastructure and maintenance contractors’ plant and equipment.
Assisting with the disposal of surplus equipment, the auctions collectively realised over £3,000,000 for our clients. Using our extensive network of contacts, the auctions attracted over 300 registered bidders in the form of dedicated rail buyers from all over Europe.