This year we decided to do something a little different for our holiday party. We went go kart racing at K1 Speed in Redmond! After a number of highly competitive qualifying rounds, first place went to Ryan Wall, second to Mitch [...]
The Plumbing Efficiency Research Coalition (PERC) recently released a study on the effects of low-flow toilets on drainage systems. The main takeaways from this study are that 1.6 and 1.28 gpf toilets have no significant detrimental effect on drain line [...]
Northwest School is expanding their campus with a new building that includes a Gymnasium, Auditorium, and Cafeteria. Rushing is the Mechanical Engineer of record.This photo was taken at Mithun’s office after a very early brainstorm session and is an example of integrated [...]
In November, Alexandra Ramsden and I attended the 2012 International Greenbuild Conference in San Francisco. Among the presentations was BuildingGreen founder Alex Wilson's list of Top 10 Products for 2013.
Recently I had the opportunity to sit down with students Sundy Preston, Nezar Ibrahim, Taylor Danielson, and Emre Surmeli from Grace Robbings' Economics 250: Economics and Sustainability class at Bellevue College. The students selected members from the sustainability community in the Seattle [...]
Rushing’s 2012 Regional Tech Award submission for Lake City Court was awarded a 2nd place standing in the New Residential category at the Region XI CRC in Winnipeg, May 2012.Rushing was the mechanical engineer for the solar hot water heating [...]