About LB Transit™


MBTA | Boston, MA, USA

LB Transit™, a business unit of Lerch Bates, Inc. specializes in vertical transportation consulting for public transportation applications. No two projects are alike, but safer and more durable vertical transportation solutions are based on decades of experience in transit projects around the world. In addition to New Design, LB Transit™ helps clients manage their elevator and escalator operations through these additional services:


  • • Master Plan Development for new and renovated stations
    • Evaluation of existing equipment to determine if repairs, modernization or replacement is appropriate
    • Performance audits of preventive maintenance programs.
    • Feasibility studies


Founded in 1947, Lerch Bates is an internationally acclaimed elevator and escalator consulting firm with 35 offices throughout North America, Europe, Asia and India.