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Rushing partnered with General Investment Development Co. (GID) and Weber Thompson Architects on the Stratus luxury residential high-rise building. The 43-story skyscraper, located at 9th & Lenora in the Denny Triangle neighborhood, was completed in 2017, with 396 apartments and ground-floor retail space.

The project achieved LEED-NC Silver certification under the expertise of Rushing’s Sustainability Studio. Like many new projects recognizing the importance of green building in Seattle, Stratus features high-efficiency appliances and LED lighting, but it stands out for its community connectedness and commitment to practicing sustainability through ongoing, future-focused building education and operations and maintenance.

Rushing provided the following services:

  • Mechanical and Plumbing Engineering design build criteria
  • Electrical Engineering full design
  • Lighting design
  • LEED-NC Silver Management and Administration
  • Fundamental Commissioning for LEED Compliance
  • Energy Modeling for LEED and Seattle Energy Code Compliance