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Ohio State Steel Bridge Team

A student team led by its team captain, designs and constructs a modular bridge to cross a twenty foot span that conform to the competition rules set down for the year by ASCE. Once completed, the team heads to a regional site for the regional competition. Teams are scored on stiffness, strength to weight ratio, construction speed, and economy.

Updated 9/2013

Accomplishments: 

<p>2006 - Placed 1st in Regional Competition and advanced to National Competition. Place 27th at Nationals out of 45 teams.</p>
<p>2005 - 2nd in Regional and advanced to national competition, placed 25th at Nationals.</p>
<p>2004 - 2nd in Regional, bridge exceeded loading requirement at nationals.</p>
<p>2003 - 3rd overall Regional with 1st for Aesthetics.</p>
<h3>Annual Events</h3>
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<p>The OSU Steel Bridge Team competes annually in the ASCE/AISC Student Steel Bridge Competition.&nbsp; The team competes against other teams in the Ohio Valley at a regional competition and continue onto the national competition pending sufficient performance at the regional competition.</p>

Last modified: 
May 15, 2014