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MIT Steel Bridge team won 2nd place at nationals

June 4, 2013

2013 MIT Steel bridge team at the national competitionThe MIT Steel Bridge team won first place in economy and second place overall at the national competition held May 31-June 1 at the University of Washington in Seattle. Each team was required to develop an original design for an approximately 20-foot bridge created for a hypothetical site. Teams are judged on a combination of elements, including bridge design and weight, its ability to with