At Michael Blades & Associates, we provide tailored solutions to help our clients undertake and successfully complete elevator and escalator projects on time and within budget. We have the size, scale and scope of services to handle all needs locally, nationally and internationally.

Working with team synergy, Michael Blades & Associates offers you the advantage of having a world-class elevator and escalator consulting firm as your partner.

Review now some of the core and specialty services MBA offers. We can also interpret your specific needs and devise efficient and value-added elevator and escalator system strategies to meet your goals on time and within budget.


Core Services

New Building Design Services

Existing Building Modernization / Renovation Design Services

Design Build Services

Construction Administration

Elevatoring Analyses

Elevator Condition Assessments

Due Diligence Reviews

Maintenance Monitoring and Management Programs


Specialty Services

Equipment Surveys

Structural, Mechanical and Electrical Coordination

Bid Reviews and Negotiations

Contract Preparation

Shop Drawings

Progress Inspections

Final Acceptance Reviews

Maintenance Contract Preparation and Procurement Assistance

Peer Reviews

Code Certification Tests and Inspections

Expert Insurance Claim Analysis

Handicapped Accessibility Product Assistance

Code & ADA Compliance Reviews

Capital Reserve Studies and Property Condition Assessments

Asset and Risk Management

Construction Monitoring and Compliance Services

Energy Efficiency Analysis & Sustainable (LEED) Design Support

Cab Interior Design Assistance