International Terminal One, Philadelphia International Airport

The Philadelphia Airport International Terminal One serves as the international gateway to Philadelphia and the existing airport terminals. The 807,293 sq. ft. facility is a large clad truss structure spanning the approach road with an adjacent transparent vertical wall providing views of the airfield.

VDA provided full consulting services through construction administration for twenty-three (23) hydraulic and geared traction elevators, nineteen (19) escalators and eighteen (18) moving walks in this 4-level, fast track project with approximately 800,000 sq. ft.

In late 2014, VDA began providing elevator consulting services for the survey and evaluation and subsequent document preparation for the maintenance agreement of 181 total units (ninety-seven [97] elevators, fifty-eight [58] escalators and twenty-six [26] moving walks) through the airport

Project Info

Service Type

New Construction


807,293 sf

Project Type


Equipment Type

Elevators, Escalators, Moving Walks


Philadelphia, PA

Completion Year


Key Personnel

Richard S. Sayah Senior Vice President

Contact Info

Richard S. Sayah
Senior Vice President
120 Eagle Rock Avenue
Suite 310
East Hanover, NJ 07936

Phone: 973-994-9220
Fax: 973-994-9220