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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|

Viktoria’s VRF System

Construction of Viktoria at 1915 2nd Avenue is nearing completion. During a site visit last week, Haley Krommenhoek snapped some great shots of the air-cooled VRF components installed on the roof (top photo) and in the garage (bottom photo).The rooftop photo [...]

2016-02-11T10:51:29-08:00January 14, 2014|

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|