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- Commencing date: 2020 – 2021 Academic Year
- Eligibility: All UTB Students (ASEAN Citizenship only)
- Deadline: 5 March 2020
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Nanyang Technological University | Bridge Design Competition 2020
Nanyang Technological University are pleased to invite Civil Engineering Students to participate in NTU Bridge Design Competition 2020. Bridge Design Competition, or in short: BDC, is an annual international competition organized by Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) Club, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. BDC emphasizes on challenging students in structural design and engineering sense, especially on designing a bridge. For the past few years, BDC has been attracting many participants, not only from Singapore, but also from Southeast Asian countries like Malaysia and Indonesia.
NTU Bridge Design Competition 2020 will be held on March 7-8, 2020. Each university may send up to 5 teams with a first come first serve basis. There will be two (2) categories in this competition, namely Polytechnic and University. Participants are required to form a team of two with one of them being the team leader. Each team is expected to design a bridge structure based on their own creativity following certain guidelines/requirements provided. Every team would have to construct a 3D-model of the bridge based on their design, using provided materials (balsa wood, bass wood, and hot glue). The bridge model will then go through a series of assessment, namely: load testing, presentation, aesthetic assessment, time consumption, and economical & sustainability assessment. The top 5 teams of each category with the highest overall score will be taken as the winners.
Event Date & Venue:
Date: 7th and 8th March, 2020 (Saturday and Sunday)
Venue: NTU Main Campus
Prize (for each category):
- 1st Prize: SGD 600 + certificates
- 2nd Prize: SGD 400 + certificates
- 3rd Prize: SGD 200 + certificates
- 4th Prize: SGD 150 + certificates
- 5th Prize: SGD 100 + certificates
- Most Popular Design: SGD 50 + certificates
- Best Presentation: SGD 50 + certificates
- Most Efficient: SGD 50 + certificates
Registration Fees and Deadline
Registration Link: For local participants; https://tinyurl.com/BDC2020-Local.
For overseas participants; https://tinyurl.com/BDC2020-Overseas
Registration Fee: SGD 35/team [inclusive of T-shirts and meals (lunch for 7 March, lunch and dinner for 8 March)]
Registration Period:13th January 2020 (Monday), 10:00 SGT to 9th February, 2020 (Sunday), 23:59 SGT
Accommodation in Singapore (for overseas participants)
The organizer does not provide any accommodation for participants, which means that accommodation will be at your own cost. One option is the hotel inside NTU, Nanyang Executive Centre. Regular rates are available at: http://www.ntu.edu.sg/nec/guestrooms/Pages/Rates.aspx.