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VDA has been specializing in Consulting Services encompassing all phases of vertical transportation systems in both new and existing buildings. Since its inception in late 1980, our mission has been to bring together industry professionals with in-depth experience providing New Construction, Modernization and Maintenance Evaluations for all types of elevators, escalators and other systems under one roof.

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June 3, 2020

Elevator Contingency Plan Essentials

Is your Building Shut Down or Limiting Occupants? This message contains important information that could help limit expensive equipment repair or replacement… Mandated building shutdowns and social distancing guidelines mean that elevators and escalators are likely sitting.

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April 30, 2020

Improving Your Elevators Hygiene

From the Desk of: Brian Pacheco – Area Manager- Northeast Improving your Elevators Hygiene VDA would like to pass along some thoughts concerning “Improving your Elevator Hygiene” with regards to Elevators in an Existing Building. These suggestion

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April 27, 2020

Elevators and Social Distancing

VDA Elevator Knowledge Center From the desk of: Rick Sayah – Senior Vice President New Construction Design We are in a new world now and we need to consider new alternatives in how we will design our buildings

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April 17, 2020

Before Shutting Down Your Elevator

VDA Elevator Knowledge Center From the desk of: James Peterlin – Midwest Region Do you know that… Removing Elevators from building power and shutting them down entirely may not be prudent. • Units may not restart once brought back

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April 16, 2020

VDA COVID-19 Recommendations:

VDA understands that these can be confusing and difficult times to navigate through. We want to make sure that you know that VDA is here to help you and your team get through this. Here are

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April 15, 2020

New Salt Lake City Office Location

VDA is pleased to announce our Salt Lake City office has relocated, better serving the State of Utah and surrounding areas. Below is our new address, so you may update your records. 50 West Broadway

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March 17, 2020

VDA Operations during COVID-19 Crisis

VDA is monitoring the rapidly evolving situation surrounding the current 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak. Our first priority is to ensure that we are continuing to promote a safe and healthy work environment, both within

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December 31, 2019

Tanyeri Departs VDA

After more than 25 years at VDA, I’ve left VDA and am charting a new career path that I’m sure will bring me the same level of enjoyment, challenges and fulfillment. While at VDA, I had the privilege of working on all types of challenging, iconic projects throughout the world and have enjoyed jointly working … Continue reading “Tanyeri Departs VDA”

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August 5, 2016

VIA 57 WEST- Best Tall Building Winner!

As the Americas winner, VIA 57 WEST will now be judged (as one of the four regional winners) for the overall “2016 Best Tall Building Worldwide” award. This judging will take place immediately following presentations

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March 18, 2016

Updates on Empire Outlets NYC

VDA has just entered the Shop Drawing Phase with this exciting new project!
The firm will be providing shop drawing review for the new 350,000 gsf retail space, 500,000 gsf parking structure, 130,000 gsf hotel,…

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