ASCE News 03-12-2015

The first round for the 2015 ASCE West Point Bridge Competition has finished and below are the winners from the schools that have competed and will receive $50:

School Student(s)
Dayton High Aaron
Dayton Intermediate Andrew/Madsen
Carson High Ethan
Carson Middle Tristan
Douglas High Carlos
Bethlehem Lutheran Mark
Silver State Charter School Josh/Cody
Pau-Wa-Lu Middle Grace
Jacobsen High Tyler/Christian
George Whittell High Justin/Robert
Fernley High Ian/Gabriel

There is still the final round for a chance to win even more.


West Point Bridge Competition – Final Round

The final round of the West Point Bridge Design Contest is coming up!  A total of eleven teams (the winner from each school) are eligible to attend. The design parameters will remain a mystery until the final round.

Time:
Saturday, March 28th, 2015:09:45 am: Teams arrive.
10:00 am: Contest begins.
11:30 am: Contest ends (contest length: 90 minutes).
12:00 pm: Event ends.

At the end, we will announce the winner, distribute the prize money and take pictures for the newspaper(s).

Location:
Resource Concepts, Inc.
340 N. Minnesota Street
Carson City, Nevada 89703

Notes:
-Teams are allowed (and encouraged) to bring their own laptops (one per team will be used).
-Please try to install the 2015 Bridge Designer Software before the event.

2015 Prize Money:

1st $150
2nd $100
3rd $75 

A big thank you goes out to the ASCE volunteers, Engineering Encounters, and the sponsors (Resource Concepts, Inc. (RCI)RO AndersonLumos Engineering and the ASCE Nevada Section) for making this all possible.