Years in Industry: 40
Education: Qualified Lift Engineer United Kingdom
Certifications: TSSA EDM-F LICENSE Technical Standards & Safety Authority ; NAESI Certified Elevator Inspector
Thomas McCorkell joined the firm in 2013, with over 40 years of elevator consulting and installation experience. He provides equipment and maintenance quality control evaluations, writes equipment and maintenance specifications for new and existing vertical transportation equipment, and provides services during the construction administration phase. In addition, he also serves as project manager on select contracts in the Middle East. He has worked on such notable projects as The Burj Khalifa, Dubai; the Palm Atlantis Hotel, Dubai, and ITCC Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Prior to joining VDA, Mr. McCorkell served as Principal for an elevator-consulting firm based in Toronto, ON. He also progressed through several positions of increasing responsibility ranging from Project Manager to Project Director at a national elevator company as well as an independent elevator company.