Yearly Archives: 2013

First Hill Streetcar Rail~Volution Presentation

The First Hill Streetcar presentation featured during October’s Rail~Volution conference is now available online.  This year’s conference was Seattle’s inaugural opportunity to act as host city, and with so much current expansion of Seattle’s mass transit systems, the timing was perfect. The [...]

2017-03-22T08:32:14-07:00December 27, 2013|

EngineerGirl Essay Contest and NAE Video Contest

In celebration of its 50th anniversary, the National Academy of Engineering is sponsoring an essay contest which asks young people to imagine what changes the next 50 years of engineering will bring to nutrition, health, communication, education, and transportation. The contest is broken [...]

2016-09-01T13:37:21-07:00November 11, 2013|

First Hill Streetcar and Rail~Volution

Construction is well under way for the First Hill Streetcar Operations and Maintenance Facility. Rushing is providing MEP engineering and sustainability consulting services for this Seattle Department of Transportation LEED-NC Silver-targeted project. As part of this year's Rail~Volution Conference, which [...]

2017-03-22T08:32:14-07:00October 17, 2013|

Sustainable Cities Roundtable with Sim Van der Ryn

On October 10, King County GreenTools will be hosting a Sustainable Cities Roundtable with Sim Van der Ryn. Rushing Director of Sustainability, Alexandra Ramsden, will be on the discussion panel which will offer “a unique blend of theory and practice, reflection [...]

2017-03-22T08:32:14-07:00October 1, 2013|

Upcoming Urban Greenprint Events

Alexandra Ramsden will be speaking about biomimicry in an urban setting at a variety of conferences and events this fall.  Rushing is currently engaged in the Urban Greenprint project, funded by the Bullitt Foundation, which “seeks to solve the environmental [...]

2017-03-22T08:32:14-07:00September 13, 2013|

Fall Party

In celebration of our clients, collaborators, and friends, we will be having a party at the Rushing office on October 10. Please join us in enjoying some appetizers from Portage Bay, live jazz by local musician Rich Cole, and a [...]

2017-03-22T08:32:14-07:00September 11, 2013|

Rushing Team Updates

The Rushing office is brimming with a number of new faces this summer. We’re thrilled to have these talented team members on board.Qasim Saud, CAD/Revit TechnicianJohn Mills, Senior Electrical EngineerPaul Brockmann, Mechanical Project EngineerKari Mueller, Energy ModelerAndy Whitmyre, Mechanical Project [...]

2016-02-11T10:53:33-08:00August 16, 2013|