Experience

Mr. Fagan’s experience in conveyance engineering spans more than 50 years, specializing in the design, construction, modernization, maintenance, and repair of elevators and escalators. He has provided consulting and engineering services for many of the industry’s leading elevator manufacturers and contractors. As Principal Consultant of JSG Elevator Consultants, LLC, Mr. Fagan has managed vertical transportation projects of all sizes, from large-scale university complexes to small residential mixed-use properties. He is experienced as a mechanic, licensed elevator contractor, inspector and consultant for quality control, as well as with building codes compliance and safety standards. Mr. Fagan’s has provided litigation support for 22 years, managing more than 400 cases for defendants and plaintiffs.  He has testified in federal, state and municipal courts as well as in mediations.

Credentials

  • Qualified Elevator Consultant (QEC) (NAVTP) (IAEC)
  • California State Licensed Contractor (Retired)
  • New York City Licensed Elevator Inspector (Retired)
  • BS, Business Administration and Management, Philadelphia University, 1971
  • Computer Science courses, Stanford University, School of Electrical Engineering, 1984
  • U.S. Army Engineer School, Fort Belvoir, Virginia, 1967
  • Contributing writer to Building Operating Management Magazine
  • Contributing Elevator Expert to New York Times

Affiliations/Awards

  • Qualified Elevator Consultant – QEC  (NAVTP) (IAEC)
  • California State Licensed Contractor, Retired
  • New York City Licensed Elevator Inspector, Retired
  • BS, Business Administration & Management, Philadelphia University, 1971
  • Computer Science courses, Stanford University, School of Electrical Engineering, 1984
  • U.S. Army Engineer School, Fort Belvoir, VA, 1967
  • Contributing writer to Building Operating Management Magazine & Elevator World Magazine
  • Contributing Elevator Expert to New York Times

Publications/Training

  • National Association for Vertical Transportation Professionals (NAVTP)
  • International Association of Elevator Consultants (IAEC)
  • National Association of Elevator Contractors (NAEC)
  • National Association Elevator Safety Authorities International (NAESAI)
  • Northern California Elevator Industry Group (NCEIG)
  • San Diego Elevator Industry Group (SDEIG)
  • International Facilities Management Association (IFMA) Silicon Valley
  • Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA), New York City, San Francisco, San Diego
  • International Union of Elevator Constructors (IUEC)
    • Local 5   — Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    • Local 8   — San Francisco, California
    • Local 18 — San Diego, California
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 952, Ventura, California

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