June 10, 2002
APPA: The Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers’s (Alexandria, VA) Benner Award Committee presented the fourth annual Benner Award toRichard Casault, president of Casault Engineering(Seattle), at the 10th National Conference on Building Commissioning in Chicago last month. In memory and honor of Nancy Benner (founder of the National Conference on Building Commissioning), the Benner Award recognizes individuals, organizations, or firms for outstanding achievement in making building commissioning "business as usual." Casault was selected as the fourth recipient of the Benner Award by a committee of experts in the commissioning industry. The committee cited Casault's pioneering work in commissioning at the University of Washington, which he continues in his current business, among other contributions.