2007 NATIONAL TIMBER BRIDGE DESIGN COMPETITION
Summary of Results
For 2007 competition rules click here. To view individual entries, click on the team name below.
School Team Net Bridge Deflection1 mm Net Deck Deflection2 (percent of allowable) 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 $
Team B - OR State U  ASCE/FPS 3.95 71.2 384 7.13 6 5 11 9 2 6 $200
Team 506 - OR State U ASCE/FPS 3.31 49.8 419 2.11 2 2 5 2 7 10 $900
Clarkson Univ ASCE 15.93 68.7 635 10.7 DQ DQ 12 12 5 3 $100
Ohio State Univ ASCE 1.78 0.30 593 1.15 7 4 2 10 8 9 $300
Swarthmore College ASCE 8.67 28.1 447 16.2 3 9 8 7 9 2 $450
U of TN @ Martin ASCE 11.08 30.0 358 9.7 DQ DQ 6 6 3 5 $100
U of AR @ LR FPS 4.42 11.9 611 3.7 5 6 3 4 4 8 $200
Team A - San Fran State ASCE 8.64 66.0 320 13.4 9 8 10 8 1 7 $300
Team B - San Fran State ASCE 80.3 47.8 378 8.27 DQ DQ 7 5 9 7 0
US Military Academy  ASCE 2.92 10.8 425 1.4 4 1 1 1 9 4 $1,300
U of MO @ Columbia ASCE 5.42 71.6 297 7.34 8 7 9 3 6 10 $100
OK State Univ ASCE 3.2 0.81 498 4.60 1 3 4 11 9 1 $1,050
This competition is open to all ASCE and FPS Student Chapters at universities and college across the U.S. and Canada. 2009 was the 15th year of this event.
1Maximum allowed = 10.0 mm                                 2 Maximum allowable = 100% of (deck span 100).                                       3 Max. allowed = 25%
DQ = Not eligible for performance award or Best Overall Design. Bridge did not meet all rules and performance criteria.
ASCE - American Society of Civil Engineers      FPS - Forest Products Society
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