Yearly Archives: 2014

LEED v4 Requirement Postponed

Mandated pursuit of LEED Version 4 has been DELAYED!The USGBC has extended the LEED v4 registration requirement deadline. Project teams may now register under either LEED v3 or v4 until October 31, 2016 – instead of June 2015 – to [...]

2017-03-22T08:32:13-07:00December 2, 2014|

Rushing Selected as King County Small Business Award Finalist!

 Rushing is a finalist for the 2014 King County Small Business Awards! We are one of three finalists in the Workforce Development category.The Workforce Development award recognizes businesses that provide opportunities for skill development, partnerships with community organizations, and innovative practices [...]

2017-03-22T08:32:13-07:00September 26, 2014|

Staff Achievements

We’re celebrating some exciting staff updates at Rushing! Mechanical Project Engineer Steven Huff passed the LEED Building Design and Construction test, earning the LEED AP BD+C designation. Steven's BD+C expertise will contribute most substantially to Indoor Environmental Quality for HVAC systems [...]

2016-05-23T15:26:09-07:00June 27, 2014|

Stack House Wins Major LEED Award!

Photo credit to Michael Walmsley PhotographyStack House has won the distinction of Outstanding Multifamily Project of the Year for the 2013 LEED for Homes Awards from the US Green Building Council!Rushing provided design-build electrical engineering and full lighting design for [...]

2017-03-22T08:32:13-07:00April 23, 2014|

New Requirements for Built Green Certification

Built Green requirements are changing! Starting March 1, 2014, all levels of Built Green certification will require a third party verifier. This is a shift from the previous standard which required that only projects seeking 4- or 5-Star certification receive third-party verification. [...]

2016-03-29T10:25:28-07:00February 4, 2014|