About Us

CD Valuation Services, Inc., located in suburban Philadelphia, is an appraisal company specializing in machinery and equipment valuation and consultation, providing services for commercial and private clients in the major markets and industries. Incorporated in 1994, CD Valuation Services is owned and managed by Charles C. Dixon, ASA, CSA who has over 25 years of in-depth, real world knowledge and experience in the markets he serves (View Mr. Dixon's CV).

When faced with a valuation situation, you want a competent professional to provide an opinion of the true value of the subject assets. In many cases you need to make an informed decision quickly and you want someone who has the expertise to determine the real value of your assets AND whose expert opinion can withstand the harshest scrutiny.

The needs of each client are different. We partner with you to provide an appraisal that is tailored to your needs. We begin with a discussion to determine the intended use, purpose and scope of work to be performed and will advise on which definition of value and report format are applicable to your appraisal situation. With this information and our in-depth knowledge, combined with time-tested procedures and exacting standards, we produce an appraisal that is credible, reliable, defensible and meets your specific needs.


Customer driven, we operate under the strictest industry guidelines and professional standards to serve your interests with speed and integrity. To benefit you and arrive at a fair, unbiased and accurate opinion of value, we draw on many years of experience and the latest technologies in industry and market data research. We see every assignment as an opportunity to serve with trust and discretion.

Our reputation depends on it.    You can depend on us.

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