ASCE New England Regional Steel Bridge Competition

Competition Results

First Place: MIT
Second Place: Universite Laval

Third Place: University of Massachusetts, Lowell

MIT is hosting the ASCE New England Student Conference and Steel Bridge Competition this year on April 19-20, 2013.

Please contact the conference co-chairs, Leoni Garbis and Matt Pires, with any questions or concerns at If you are interested in becoming a sponsor for the conference please contact us as well. We will update this page as more information becomes available!

Due to events in the Boston area related to the Boston marathon bombings, the conference and paper competition will not be held.

The steel bridge competition will be held beginning Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. with a captain's meeting at 1 p.m. The competition will go into Sunday morning if necessary. Please check this page later for information about Saturday's scheduled events.

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Schedule of Events for Competitors

Friday, April 19

4 p.m.

CANCELLED — Check-in
(only one person per school

Outside Bartos Theater (E15)
5 p.m. CANCELLED — MEAD Paper Competition
Bartos Theater (E15)
Outside Bartos Theater (E15)
8 p.m. CANCELLED — ASCE Student Business Meeting Bartos Theater (E15)
9 p.m. CANCELLED — Captain’s Meeting Bartos Theater (E15)

Saturday, April 20


12:30 p.m.

1 p.m.


Captain's Meeting

Room 1-131

Room 1-131

2 p.m. Unloading of Bridges &
Set Up
Johnson Athletic Center (W34)
2:30 - 9 p.m. Construction and Loading of
Johnson Athletic Center (W34)
Build Order of Teams

 1. Universite Laval
 2. University of Hartford
 3. U. Massachusetts, Amherst
 4. University of Connecticut
 5. U. Massachusetts, Lowell
 6. Merrimack College
 7. Tufts University
 8. Wentworth Inst. of Tech.
 9. Northeastern University
10. MIT

Spectators Welcome

2:30 - 9 p.m.: Construction and Loading of Bridges - Johnson Athletic Center (W34)

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