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The Rushing Blog

Mindshare is a forum for ideas—a chance to share the latest breakthroughs in our business, from “aha” moments to the latest sustainable strategies or most current code revisions. It’s also a chance for Rushing to share our community connections and global concerns as we work to create a more sustainable culture.

Please join us in the dialog—we believe the most interesting conversations thrive on collaboration.

Save the date: Engineers Doing Art at Rushing

Rushing is hosting its Engineers Doing Art at Rushing art reception on Thursday, May 28, 2020 from 4-8 p.m. The reception will showcase art submitted by employees and guests, such as paintings, sculptures, photographs, creative writing pieces, films and [...]

2020-02-21T10:22:17-08:00February 21, 2020|

Leadership promotions at Rushing

Rushing has promoted eight staff members to leadership roles: Todd Thayer has been promoted to principal; Emily Carrasco, Amanda Harris, Chris Little, Ben Omura and Reed Rushing have been promoted to associate principals; Andi Burnham has been promoted to [...]

2020-02-18T07:33:54-08:00February 17, 2020|

2018 Washington State Energy Code published

The new 2018 Washington State Energy Code for commercial and residential projects are now available online from the Washington State Building Code Council. Rushing provided feedback during the development of these codes, which take effect July 1, 2020. Our [...]

2020-02-12T14:30:04-08:00February 12, 2020|

Employee spotlight: Ben Omura

Ben Omura is an associate principal and mechanical engineer at Rushing. Q. How did you become interested in mechanical engineering? A. Engineering always felt like a natural fit for me. I loved playing with Legos (still do), anything to [...]

2020-01-31T07:58:43-08:00January 31, 2020|

Employee spotlight: Emily Carrasco

Emily Carrasco is an associate principal at Rushing and manages the lighting design team. Q. How did you become interested in lighting design? A. While my degree is in interior design, I was working as an intern at an [...]

2020-01-09T08:54:08-08:00January 9, 2020|

Employee spotlight: Chris Little

Chris Little is an associate principal at Rushing and manages the plumbing engineering team. Q. How did you become interested in plumbing? A. To be truly honest, right out of college I was just chasing a dollar. It wasn't [...]

2020-02-11T12:06:34-08:00December 12, 2019|

Mass timber office project underway in Kirkland

Rendering by LMN Mass timber office project underway in Kirkland A new office project is underway in Kirkland, Washington, utilizing mass timber construction, a more environmentally friendly alternative to conventional steel and concrete materials. Rushing is providing [...]

2019-12-06T13:13:16-08:00December 6, 2019|