Orchards at Orenco has been chosen as a Green Winner!

Orchards at Orenco has been chosen as Affordable Housing Finance Reader’s Choice Award winner in the Green Category! A huge congratulations to our partners on this project Ankrom Moisan Architects, Inc., REACH Community Development, Green Hammer, and Housing Development Center. Orchards received Passive building certification and is expected to achieve a nearly 90% energy reduction for heating and 60%-70% reduction of overall energy use compared with a typical building in this region. Residents are already seeing lower utility costs.

 

WALSH Mariners Family Night!

Friday, August 5, 2016, WALSH employees along with their family and friends totaling 114, were fortunate enough attend one of the games on Griffey Weekend at Safeco Field. Some stood in line early to get their commemorative Ken Griffey Jr. Hall of Fame bobble head. It was a winning night all around, perfect weather, great group of people and the Mariners beating the Los Angeles Angels 6-4.

Video and PowerPoint for the 2016 WALSH Building Science Seminar

Walsh Construction hosted our 2016 Building Science Seminar in both Seattle and Portland this summer with a focus on energy consumption reduction and the design and construction of wood structures.

During the morning, presenters focused on low-energy/net-zero energy buildings, embodied energy and life cycle considerations in building structures, while in the afternoon presentations included important considerations such as movement, durability and energy efficiency. The day closed with case studies in mass timber architecture, technology and design. …Read More

Team WALSH supports Susan G. Komen Puget Sound Race for the Cure

This is the fourth year Team WALSH has participated in the Susan G. Komen Puget Sound Race for the Cure and WALSH was the number one team fundraiser under the Company/Corporate division!! Thanks to the generous donations of friends, families, employees, suppliers and subcontractors, we raised a total of $6,175, blowing away the total we raised last year of $4,080. Represented by a team of 15 WALSH employees, family and friends, we walked in support of survivors and in memory… of those we lost to breast cancer. This year we had two survivors on our team and three teammates in the top 100 fundraisers! …Read More