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.

Our Goal
Respond to the client’s vertical transportation needs in a timely and professional manner and provide our consulting services for the vertical transportation systems with the appropriate recommendations for short and long-term safety and efficient operation. Our consultants are continually up to date on new technology, manufacturers, regulations and design trends.  We ensure your project planning will go smoothly and our involvement will guarantee a building that meets everyone’s diverse standards, regardless of the scope or work and the services being provided.  vda® is confident that given our experience, resources, and personnel who are willing and able to fulfill the needs of our clients, will result in a successful solution on any project.

With a current professional workforce of 183, vda® is led by 2 working Principals, 3 Senior VP’s, 4 Regional Vice Presidents, 11 Vice Presidents, 11 Area Managers and a team consisting of 89 consultants and 15 field/design engineers.  They are supported by 48 Administrative, Accounting and Marketing personnel. The strength of our firm is in each individual bringing a necessary and relevant set of skills, knowledge and experience to the table; ultimately adding to the success of your project and our clients. Together our team earns vda® the recognition as the leader in Elevator Consulting Services.