Transport & Infrastructure

Improve asset performance, reduce risk and increase return on investment

For the transportation sector that needs to manage:

  • A growing population and increases in demand for services
  • Technological change and increased regulation
  • Tougher scrutiny as regulators and investors seek to review and renegotiate performance and value

A comprehensive range of sector specific services including:

Take into account the fact that transportation assets are:

  • Generally extremely liquid with mature global markets and predictable residual market values
  • Long life infrastructure assets and shorter life mobile assets, witnessing change that has created higher levels of technical and economic obsolescence, adversely impacting upon asset values
  • Material balance sheet assets

So that owners and operators in the transportation sector can:

  • Maximise asset performance
  • Reduce risk
  • Increase return on investment

Why sector expertise matters in the transportation sector

Hickman Shearer’s experts understand the capital asset challenges associated with:

  • Attracting significant private and public sector investment in new technologies that will impact upon operations and values
  • Operating regulated infrastructure assets
  • Operating regulated and non-regulated mobile assets
  • Material energy and fuel, cost and environmental issues
  • Retaining accurate fixed asset records and information
  • Using book values to benchmark transactions

Asset valuation reports provide

  • Sector relevant expert advice
  • RICS regulated valuations
  • Evidence based market analysis
  • Relevant and robust recommendations and advice

Asset management services provide

  • Physical verification and electronic reconciliation of assets and systems
  • Asset tagging
  • Financial and operational asset integration systems
  • End-of-life asset strategies

Equipment sales services provide

  • Pre-sale valuation
  • Global marketing and advertising
  • On-line auctions and negotiated sales
  • RICS compliant accounting and reporting

So that those in the transportation sector can:

  • Utilise valuations to respond to and resolve M&A, debt, financial, regulatory, tax, insurance and compulsory purchase issues
  • Improve asset performance and return on asset investment through improved asset management
  • Maximise the realisation of surplus or end-of-life assets

Your quality guarantee

Whatever your transportation sector asset valuation or asset management requirement, you can be assured that Hickman Shearer’s work is clear, unambiguous and is conducted under RICS and other asset management industry standard bases of value.

James Fox

[email protected]

+44 (0) 7929 669401

+44 (0)1844 215755

Who we work with

  • Luton Airport
  • Arriva
  • Northern Rail

What we do


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