2012 NATIONAL TIMBER BRIDGE DESIGN COMPETITION
Summary of Results
For 2012 competition rules click here. To view individual entries, click on the team name below.
School/ Team Net Bridge Deflection1 -% of allowable Net Deck Deflection2 - % of allowable Total Bridge Weight (kg) Percent Non-Wood (%)3 Best Overall Design Best Support Structure Best Deck Most Practical Design Most Aesthetic Design Most Innovative Design
Oregon State University ASCE 93.6 34.8 391 8.53 1 1 1 1 1 1
This competition is open to all ASCE and FPS Student Chapters at univerities and college across the U.S. and Canada. 2012 was the 20th year of this event.
1Maximum Allowed = 9.5mm;         2Maximum Allowed = deck span 100                         3 Maximum allowed = 25%
ASCE - American Society of Civil Engineers      FPS - Forest Products Society
*Only one eligible entry was received. Normally have around a dozen entries. Apparently the switch to electronic notifications in 2012 did not adequately get the information out to the Chapters.
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