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.

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).

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

-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.