VDA established the Boston office in 2004 to provide a local staff to assist the firm’s growing client base in the New England area including Massachusetts, Maine, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Connecticut, and Vermont.

The office provides full design and engineering services for new and modernized vertical transportation equipment, Maintenance Equipment Evaluations/Maintenance Management of existing equipment, Equipment Evaluations and Due Diligence for acquisitions, Maintenance Specifications, RFP’s, and general consulting to assist clients with all areas of vertical transportation.

The office is led by Brian Pacheco. He joined VDA in 2013 as a Senior Associate with over 15 years of prior experience in the elevator industry with a diverse background in engineering, design, project management, sales, and general management.

His responsibilities at VDA include local area management and all phases of vertical transportation consulting including system analysis, project management, new installation, modernization, evaluations, maintenance specifications, equipment evaluations, and due diligence.


100 Summer Street, Suite 1600
Boston, MA 02110
Phone: 617-574-5099

Brian Pacheco

Area Manager - Boston

Noel R. Herchell

Vice President – New Construction East Coast

Shawn Levins