Machinery and Equipment Appraisers Offer New Electronic Resource

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The American Society of Appraisers recently launched the 3rd edition of its popular reference book, "Valuing Machinery and Equipment: The Fundamentals of Appraising Machinery and Technical Assets." This edition features many updates from the prior version, providing the reader with the most up to date information about machinery and technical specialties appraisals.

The American Society of Appraisers (ASA) is pleased to announce the launch of its latest publication: Valuing Machinery and Equipment: The Fundamentals of Appraising Machinery and Technical Assets. Utilizing the latest technology, this book will be available completely online. This comprehensive ebook, in its 3rd version, contains the latest information on inventory valuation, aviation, marine appraisal techniques, and report writing and ethics. Extensive examples can be found throughout the ebook; enhanced appendices add more information for the reader.

This e-book builds off of, and adds value to, the 2nd edition printed in 2005. The ebook has been rewritten to reflect the new MTS definitions of value adopted July 2010. New chapters in this ebook include:

  •     process plant appraising
  •     appraising assets in groups
  •     valuation for financial reporting
  •     cost segregation studies
  •     international valuations

Production Manager Sharon Desfor states, “The MTS Committee is extremely pleased and proud to present its Third Edition of Valuing Machinery and Equipment. This edition is completely rewritten and contains a number of new chapters. Most exciting, it is the first time this important reference book has ever been offered in an ebook format. Available in both PDF and EPUB formats, it can be carried and read on your iPad, iPhone, B&N Nook, Sony eReader, or other mobile device, and just as easily installed on your laptop or desktop computer.”

About The American Society Of Appraisers
The American Society of Appraisers is an international organization of appraisal professionals and others dedicated to the education, development and growth of the appraisal profession. More than 2,000 of its 5,000 members are business valuation appraisers. ASA is the oldest and only major organization representing ALL disciplines of appraisal specialists, originating in 1936 and incorporating in 1952. ASA’s headquarters is in the metropolitan Washington, DC area. To find an accredited appraiser near you, visit or call (800) 272-8258.


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