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Vertical Transportation eXcellence

Elevator and Escalator Consultants



Our experience in the vertical transportation industry and knowledge of national, state, and local codes as well as our understanding of new emerging technology has made us adept at designing for the healthcare industry. Since healthcare changes faster then any other market, our integrated service offerings from consulting through construction and operations add value and save time to healthcare clients in both the private and public sector. Elevators are critical to healthcare facilities' security and operation. They need to be reliable, safe, smooth, and responsive.

Aging buildings, technology, utility infrastructure, regulatory compliance, parking, managing people, and budgets are all part of the planning and design of new or existing projects. We are here to assist you find, design, and construct the most economical and efficient ways of operating your facility. We can assist you in designing your vertical transportation systems to reduce down-time, entrapments, and support the mission of your facility to service its clients.


Representative Healthcare Projects

New York-Presbyterian Hospital

New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Children’s Hospital of New YorkLocation: New York, N.Y.

VTX provided elevator consulting services for the eight elevators at The Allen Pavilion as well as a commissioning program for seven new overhead gearless elevators for a 250,000-square-foot addition to the Children’s Hospital of New York.

Dignity Health

Dignity HealthLocation: Northridge, Calif., and various locations in Arizona

VTX is providing a maintenance audit on existing vertical transportation equipment at the Northridge Medical Center as well as maintenance and safety audit services for various locations in Arizona.

Department of Veterans Affairs

Department of Veterans Affairs sealLocation: Various locations in New York and New Jersey

VTX is performing elevator facility condition assessments for eight facilities.

Pinnacle Health Hospital

Harrisburg Hospital helipadLocation: Harrisburg, Pa.

VTX performed a traffic performance analysis for six elevators as well as designed modifications to incorporate the new loads associated with adding a helipad to the roof. The design included extending the elevator tower and adding a glass-enclosed vestibule to provide access to the roof.

Western Maryland Hospital Center

Western Maryland Hospital CenterLocation: Hagerstown, Md.

Provided design and construction administration services for modernization program. The improvements required a new microprocessor control system, new signal and operating devices, and new door-operating equipment.