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Equipment & Transportation Finance

Your equipment financing and transportation project transactions – including those involving aircraft, rail cars, locomotives, vessels, power plant facilities, and more – require the attention of experienced professionals. Learn how Wilmington Trust can help advance your projects – in the jurisdiction of your choice.

Equipment and project finance expertise around the globe

Our objective is to offer the right solution, for the right project, and in the right location. That's why equipment and transportation finance project managers consistently rely on us.

Commercial aviation
  • EETCs
  • Export credit financing
  • Sale/leaseback arrangements
  • Pooled asset collateralizations
Business aviation
  • Non-citizen trusts
  • Export credit financing
  • PDP financing
  • Registered agent
  • Registered office
Shipping and maritime
  • Loan facilities
  • Securitizations
  • Mortgage trusts
  • Sale/leaseback arrangements
  • Leveraged leases
  • Pooled securitizations
  • Passenger train financings
  • Asset sales
Facilities and real estate
  • Sale/leaseback arrangements
  • Construction finance
  • Leveraged leases
  • Cross-border leases
Special Purpose Vehicles (SPVs)
  • Delaware statutory trusts (DST)
  • Limited liability corporations (LLCs)
  • Irish SPVs
  • Accounting/reporting services
  • Director services


Wilmington Trust is long established as a leading service provider for equipment and transportation finance around the globe. We'll help you succeed through our knowledge of applicable law and long-standing ties to the legal and accounting communities in these locations.

We assist with equipment finance and transportation finance in all jurisdictions. We are registered in:
  • Delaware
  • Dublin
  • Frankfurt
  • London
  • Milan (through affiliate)
  • New York
  • Nevada

Meet with one of our equipment or transportation finance specialists to explore the services and jurisdictions that are best suited for your transaction.

These services are provided by Wilmington Trust, N.A.

W. Chris Sponenberg
W. Chris Sponenberg
Vice President
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Rob Perkins
Caroline Magee
Vice President
+ 353-1-792-0711
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Roseline Maney
Roseline Maney
Administrative Vice President
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