2003 NATIONAL TIMBER BRIDGE DESIGN COMPETITION
Summary of Results
For rules of completed 2003 competition click here.

BRIDGE PERFORMANCE AWARDS - TOP 3 RECEIVE PRIZE MONEY
School Team Net Bridge Deflection1 mm Net Deck Deflection2 mm Total Bridge Weight kg Percent Non- Wood3 Weyerhaeuser Best Overall Design Best Support Structure Best Deck Most Practical Design Most Aesthetic Design Most Innovative Design Total Awards $
Oregon State ASCE 4.74 1.00 401 6.37 2nd 3rd 4 2nd 1st 3rd $2,550
Washington U @ St. Louis ASCE 2.66 2.96 250 1.84 3rd 1st 5 3rd 5 4 $1,700
Virginia Tech FPS 6.05 -- 449 3.85 5 5 2nd 5 3rd 1st $1,200
Ohio State ASCE 5.13 2.47 513 2.83 4 4 3rd 4 2nd 5 $600
US Military Acad. ASCE 3.06 .011 448 3.84 1st 2nd 1st 1st 4 2nd $3,850
To view individual entries, including drawings and photos, click on School/Team Name above.
1 Maximum allowed = 9.5 mm
2 Maximum allowable = deck span divided by 100.  Net deck deflection achieved divided by maximum allowable deflection. Greater than 100% disqualifies for Deck Award.
3 Max. allowed = 25%
ASCE - American Society of Civil Engineers
FPS - Forest Products Society
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