Tag Archives: Education

New Marysville-Pilchuck High School Cafeteria Opens

Students at Marysville-Pilchuck High School came back from winter break to their new Food Commons, a cafeteria and gathering space opened Wednesday, January 4, 2017. The school’s existing cafeteria had been closed since October 2014, after a deadly shooting occurred in the space. The new Food Commons creates a revitalized environment to help the school […]

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Practical Approaches to Achieving High Performance Buildings

Jeff Yirak presented at the Association for Learning Environments (A4LE) 2016 Annual Washington Chapter Conference, held June 8 through 10, 2016, in Walla Walla, Washington. Jeff presented with Kyle McLeod and  Jeff Tweeten of Bellevue School District and Shane Doig, CCP, CxA, LEED AP, of  Welsh Commissioning Group. In their presentation, “Practical Approaches to Achieving […]

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Seattle DJC: Green River College opens $32M student center on Auburn campus

Green River College cut the ribbon on its new $32.2 million student life center in Auburn on Monday, February 1, 2016, according to an article recently published in the Seattle DJC. Wood Harbinger provided the electrical engineering and LEED documentation for this project. Read the full article below or on the DJC’s website.

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Seattle DJC: Center for Wooden Boats will have more youth programs

The Center for Wooden Boats’ new education center will break ground in January, according to an article recently published in the Seattle DJC. Wood Harbinger is providing LEED Commissioning services for the project. The $6.6 million, 9,200-square-foot education center is intended to expand the services for youth, including space for new after-school programs, more job […]

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Making Sense of Commissioning Certifications

by Shaun May, EIT This article is part of Wood Harbinger’s newsletter series. There are at least 17 commissioning (Cx) certifications out there.  How does a commissioning provider discern which certification he or she should seek?  How does a facility owner differentiate the qualifications of applicants with varied certifications?  In this article we’ll compare and […]

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An Education Affirmation: It All Matters

By Paul Greenwalt, EIT Do you like math and science? Are you fascinated by mechanical and electrical gadgets? If so, I bet when you were young you liked taking things apart to see how they worked. Sometimes you even put those things back together. Sometimes you put those things back together and you didn’t have […]

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