ASHRAE (Atlanta) has presented Rumsey Engineers (Oakland, CA) with one of the its 2002 National Technology Awards. The awards recognize outstanding achievements by members who have successfully applied innovative building design in the areas of occupant comfort, IAQ, and energy conservation. Their designs incorporate ASHRAE standards for effective energy management and IAQ. Performance is proven through one year’s actual, verifiable operating data. Awards are given on a regional level with winners moving on to the national competition.

Rumsey Engineers first won the Bay Area Chapter Awards in the Public Assembly, Exisiting Facility category, qualifying them for the national awards where they received an Honorable Mention for their innovative Oakland Museum of California installation.