Seattle Municipal Tower Elevator Rehab

Project Overview

This project will improve the functionality and reliability of the 32 original elevators to the Seattle Municipal Tower. The modernization project will address moto degradation, upgrade the control system, address code compliance, and update the cab finishes and wayfinding for the vertical transportation system. The elevators service the 63 story high rise tower and transport thousands of staff and visitors daily. The Seattle Municipal Tower houses the majority of the City of Seattle's departments.

Estimated Project Costs:         Estimated Bid Value $16M-$22M
Other Construction Costs TBD
Soft and Other Project Costs         $6M-$8M

Project Manager

Miguel Beltran

Subcontracting Opportunities

Opportunities for WMBE, small business and veteran-owned businesses include:

  • Cabinet design and construction, that include glass, metal and finish
  • Signage - wayfinding
  • Electrical
  • HVAC
  • Painting
  • Structural concrete repair
  • Structural engineering
  • Steel ladders
  • Trucking for demo material


Start End
Design Q1 2021 Q4 2025
Construction Q1 2021 Q4 2025