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Vertical Access LLC

Architecture and Engineering Services

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Vertical Access LLC collaborates with architects, engineers, and real estate professionals to investigate and document existing conditions of buildings, civil structures, monuments, and sculptures. Founded in 1992, Vertical Access has worked on hundreds of historically significant buildings, including Independence Hall in Philadelphia, the U.S. Capitol Dome in Washington D.C., and the Chrysler Building in New York City. The company offers a suite of specialized inspection and nondestructive testing services and is a pioneer in the use of industrial rope access in the United States. The company has also been a contributing member of One Percent for the Planet since 2006.

Cornell Connection

A Cornell graduate founded the company. Company employees often guest lecture at the College of Architecture, Art and Planning.