San Francisco

4460 Redwood Hwy
Suite 16-510
San Rafael, CA 94903

San Francisco is a world-class city that draws millions of visitors from across the globe each year. The city’s architecture is not famous for any particular style, but rather for being an eclectic collection of many types of designs and themes. The most famous examples of San Francisco architecture include Alcatraz Island, the Golden Gate Bridge, the Palace of Fine Arts and Chinatown. The Golden Gate Bridge is an icon in the city and people from all over the world travel to see it. Construction of the bridge started in 1933 and was completed by 1937. Its total length is nearly two miles long.

Elevator and Escalator Design & Facade Access Consulting Services In San Francisco, CA.

Vertical transportation systems are a vital part of the structures in which people live and work. Every successful building operation must have reliable elevator/escalator equipment in order to serve its tenants and visitors. For over seven decades, the highly experienced professionals at Lerch Bates have partnered with building management teams and owners to provide unmatched elevator/escalator and façade access consulting services. We have worked with the leadership teams of some of San Francisco’s most well known structures. The team at Lerch Bates has extensive experience in every type of building and industry, including hotel, residential, education, retail, healthcare, government, casinos, sports stadiums, entertainment and transportation. We are pleased to provide the following escalator/elevator consultation services in the San Francisco area:


All of the design work done by Lerch Bates focuses on maximizing performance, efficiency, durability and pleasing aesthetics.

  • Conceptual & Schematic Design
  • Design Change Evolution
  • Construction Documents
  • Bidding & Negotiation Consulting
  • Start To Finish Project Management

Operations Management

Vertical transportation systems that experience heavy use need proactive maintenance programs in order to operate at top performance. In addition, it is critical that building management staff have dependable access to high quality repair and maintenance contractors. Let Lerch Bates put our more than 70 years of experience to work in helping you secure reliable contractor agreements.

  • Maintenance Agreement Services
  • Contractor Oversight Services
  • Asset Management Services

Modernization Services

Eventually all vertical transportation systems will need to be replaced, due to age or obsolescence. In addition, as more modern equipment becomes available in the marketplace, the cost to maintain older units will only continue to increase. When the need arises to replace your elevator or escalator systems, you can count on the team at Lerch Bates to efficiently streamline and manage the process. We are proud to offer these elevator/escalator modernization services.

  • Requirements Capture & Design Services
  • Bid, Negotiation & Award Services
  • Construction Administration Services

For more information on our services in San Francisco, CA, please do not hesitate to request a consultation or get in contact with one of our consultants below!

Since 1947, many clients have become our valued friends. Lerch Bates consultants are employee owners who share their expertise and innovation. Our Senior Consultants average 25 years of experience