Nashville, TN

Cowboy boots tapping to the music of guitars and fiddles is a daily occurrence in Nashville, TN. “Music City” is the country music mecca of the world and a major hub for the music industry. A thriving nightlife surrounds the arts scene and tourism is formatted around Nashville’s country roots. Nestled along the banks of the Cumberland River, over 1.9 million people call the greater metropolitan area home. In addition to being the most populous metro area in the state of Tennessee, Nashville has numerous educational institutions, including Vanderbilt University, Belmont University and Tennessee State University. Several corporate headquarters are also located in the city, including some of the biggest names in transportation, healthcare, retail and more.

Elevator and Escalator Design & Facade Access Consulting Services In Nashville,TN.

Façade Access Consulting

Both tenants and visitors rely daily on the vertical transportation systems found in large buildings. Lerch Bates are experienced elevator and escalator consultants in Nashville, TN that have worked with large and small businesses for many years, helping them accomplish their goals. We are also knowledgeable façade access consultants and have provided design, engineering, maintenance and inspection services to our valued customers. Lerch Bates has over seven decades of experience in the industry. We have developed vertical transportation solutions for numerous professional facilities including government, hotel, commercial, transportation, retail, residential, healthcare, casinos and athletics. Find out more about all of the consulting services we offer, below.


Every project undertaken by Lerch Bates incorporates design solutions that provide durability, space efficiency, visual appeal and most importantly, maximum performance. As expert elevator, escalator and façade access consultants, we provide our knowledge in the following areas of the design process:

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

Operations Management

In order for heavily used vertical transportation systems to remain sustainable, proactive maintenance is imperative to maintaining top performance. Operations management staff must maintain relationships with dependable contractors so that prompt assistance will be available when needed. Lerch Bates has the experience to assist our clients when it comes to obtaining numerous types of repair contracts:

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

Modernization Services

Elevator and escalator systems that age will eventually require replacement, due to wear or obsolescence. As vertical transportation equipment grows older, it becomes more difficult to maintain and find replacement implements. Lerch Bates uses over 70 years of industry experience to advise you during the equipment modernization process. We provide numerous process management solutions for our clients:

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

Premier Nashville Elevator Company

Lerch Bates elevator and escalator consultants have provided service to a wide variety of Nashville businesses, organizations and entities. We look forward to helping you accomplish your needs in an efficient manner. Learn more about our services by requesting a consultation or contact us for more information.

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