Mind/ Share

The Rushing Blog

Mindshare is a forum for ideas—a chance to share the latest breakthroughs in our business, from “aha” moments to the latest sustainable strategies or most current code revisions. It’s also a chance for Rushing to share our community connections and global concerns as we work to create a more sustainable culture.

Please join us in the dialog—we believe the most interesting conversations thrive on collaboration.

Happy Holidays from our family to yours!

December 19, 2017|

October 2017 Fremont Sustainable Development Breakfast

The October 2017 Sustainable Development Breakfast centered on the lively Seattle neighborhood of Fremont and the various ways local businesses are meeting their sustainability goals.  From the NAIOP: President Kristin Jensen opened the meeting by thanking our sponsors, Rushing, [...]

November 14, 2017|

Eleanor Apartments win NAIOP Multi-Family Development of the Year

The Eleanor Apartments were awarded Multifamily Development of the Year at NAIOP's Night of the Stars 2017 event this past Friday. Rushing provided MEP Engineering for this project, as well as energy modeling and lighting design services. From the [...]

November 6, 2017|

New Study Shows Increased Built Green Homes Energy Efficiency

In cooperation with the City of Seattle and Seattle City Light, Built Green, a residential green building certification program of the Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties, conducted research to determine how much electricity is saved by [...]

November 1, 2017|

October Breakfast: Sustainable Development in Fremont

Join NAIOP Washington's Sustainable Development Committee for breakfast and a discussion of sustainability trends in Fremont! Rushing's Director of Sustainability Alexandra Ramsden will moderate a dialogue on the present and future of sustainable development in Seattle's Fremont neighborhood.   Panel [...]

October 11, 2017|

2018 EngineerGirl Writing Contest

The EngineerGirl Writing Contest on Engineering for Your Community is up and running! This year’s topic has room for a lot of creativity, and it encourages students to take a serious look at their own community’s infrastructure.  We hope [...]

September 26, 2017|

Tough Mudder 2017

Tough Mudder is 10 miles of mud and 20+ obstacles. With the support of our amazing team here at Rushing, we all successfully dominated the course and laid the groundwork for an event that will undoubtedly become an annual [...]

September 22, 2017|

Collaborating on Green Building Standards

  View this email in your browser.     Comment on a Draft Director's Rule about Green Building Standards   We'd like your feedback on Draft Director’s Rule 20-2017, Green Building Standard. It's available for review and comment through [...]

September 14, 2017|

Engineers Doing Art 2017

Rushing is having its annual Engineers Doing Art event on October 27th. Employees will be submitting art pieces for a chance to win $1,500! For family and friends attending the event, various art supplies will be available for use. [...]

September 11, 2017|