Director of Sustainability Alexandra Ramsden and her Biomimicry Puget Sound co-founder, Jennifer Barnes, introduce a less explored strategy with great potential in stormwater mitigation: Evaporation. Their article focuses on how to learn from our local ecology to reduce polluted stormwater runoff [...]
We've been busy getting creative during the last month as Engineers Doing Art at Rushing, and we're excited to see the end results of everyone's hard work!
Kickball season got under way last week for the Rushing team. The double-header resulted in a split 1-1. We're looking forward to another win this Thursday!
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 [...]
Built Green has invited Director of Sustainability Alexandra Ramsden to speak at their 2014 conference! She and fellow Biomimicry Puget Sound co-founder Jennifer Barnes will lead an interactive, educational session introducing the Life’s Principles sustainability framework. Utilizing lessons from the [...]
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 [...]
For the second year in a row, Alexandra Ramsden will be presenting at the Living Future unConference which will be held in Portland this year from May 21-23. Alexandra, in collaboration with Ilana Judah of FXFOWLE and Jennifer Preston of [...]
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. [...]