3802 Ehrlich Road
Suite 110
Tampa, FL 33624

Tampa is a large city located in Hillsborough County, Florida. Located on the west coast of the state, Tampa currently has a population of just under 400,000 residents. The entire metro area contains over three million people who call the area home. The city was incorporated in 1855 and is today a major tourist destination for people both domestically and across the globe. Tampa has a rich architectural history, with notable buildings such as Le Meridian Tampa, a former courthouse turned luxurious hotel, the Tampa Theatre, Glazer Children’s Museum, the Tampa Museum of Art and the Henry Plant Museum. No matter what a person’s architectural tastes happen to be, Tampa has something for everyone.

Elevator and Escalator Design & Facade Access Consulting Services In Tampa, FL.

Elevator and escalator systems are an extremely important part of any commercial building. They not only serve as machines to move people to their destinations, but they also help to form positive impressions of structures in the minds of employees who work in them every day. For more than seven decades, the highly knowledgeable professionals at Lerch Bates have been providing the highest quality elevator and escalator consultation services in the industry. We have worked closely with the owners and management teams of some of Tampa’s most well known and important buildings. Our team has a vast amount of experience in many different types of buildings, including education, retail, healthcare, residential, government, transportation, commercial, sports stadiums and entertainment venues. We are proud to offer the following elevator/escalator consultation services in the Tampa metro area.


No two buildings are alike, so neither should their vertical transportation systems be. Our expert team takes into account the unique design of every building and focuses on maximizing space efficiency, durability and performance in each one. We are pleased to offer the following professional consultation services in these critical areas of escalator and elevator design.

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

Operations Management

Proactive maintenance is essential for vertical transportation systems to operate at top performance. It is crucial that building management teams secure reliable business relationships with best in class maintenance contractors. We can put our many years of industry experience to work for you in the area of contractor agreements.

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

Modernization Services

In time, all escalator and elevator systems in a commercial building will need to be replaced due to wear, age or obsolescence. In addition, as machines get older, they become increasingly more difficult to maintain on a cost effective basis. When you are faced with an upcoming vertical transportation system replacement or upgrade project, you can count on Lerch Bates to help you make the process go smoothly.

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

For more information on our services in Tampa, FL, 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