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Independent Equipment Company is the nation's oldest full service one-stop equipment management company. Independent's staff is comprised of industry experts who possess hands-on experience in all aspects of equipment management services, tailored to meet the specific needs of our clients.

What Is A One-Stop Equipment Management Company?
Independent Equipment Company is headquartered in Clearwater, Florida with a satellite office in Mims and has representative offices located in San Francisco, Houston, New York/New Jersey, Baltimore, and Chicago.  These offices are staffed by equipment experts who have a combined knowledge of virtually every type of equipment normally financed. 


What Areas of Expertise Does Independent's Equipment Sales Staff Possess?

 Independent's staff has successfully remarketed the following types of equipment: aircraft, automobiles, barges, buses, chassis, containers, construction, food & beverage, laboratory equipment, locomotives, machine tools, maintenance of way equipment, marine vessels, medical equipment, office and retail store furniture & fixtures, oil/gas/energy, printing equipment, processing & fabrication, railcars, semi conductor/hi-tech/computers, trailers, trucks, as well as other types too numerous to list.

How Does Independent Sell Equipment?
Independent is a licensed and bonded auction company and is a registered equipment remarketing contractor with the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).  As an equipment dealer/remarketer, Independent routinely sells many types of equipment.  We have access to an electronic database containing a total of over 1,000,000 potential buyers nationwide for use in direct mailing.  In addition, the company performs telemarketing campaigns plus provides advertisement services in local area newspapers, trade journals and magazines.  The company can also provide complete sales brochure layout and production for sealed bid sales or auctions.  Independent can advertise your equipment for sale worldwide, including the United States, as well as Canada, Central and South America, Europe, the Pacific Rim and Australia.
What Is Independent Equipment Company's Reputation?
Independent Equipment Company is highly regarded by the leasing and finance industries through its relationships with the Equipment Leasing Association of America (ELA), the Commercial Finance Association (CFA), and the American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI).  Additionally, the company is a registered government contractor and a licensed and bonded auction company.  The company also employs tested and certified appraisers and inspectors who are knowledgeable and pledged to uphold the highest ethical standards found anywhere in the industry.

Carl Chrappa, the Company's President, has co-authored the book "A Leasing Company's Guide to Equipment Management" published by the Equipment Leasing Association of America [phone (703) 527-8655].  This book is a resource guide to all areas of equipment management, including appraisals, inspections, documentation, negotiating and remarketing skills related to the financial services industry. He also writes a regular column devoted to asset management that appears in "The Equipment Financing Journal" [phone (716) 805-0444].

Please feel free to contact Mr. Carl Chrappa, President, at our headquarters in Clearwater, Florida at  (727) 796-7733. We look forward to hearing from you soon and we welcome your business!

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Independent Equipment Company
2471 McMullen Booth Road
Suite 309
Clearwater, FL  33759
(727) 796-7733  Phone
(727) 725-3757  Fax



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