The Ralph Salvucci Online Bridge Competition will provide you with an opportunity to:
We also hope you will have some fun pitting your problem-solving skills against those of other virtual bridge designers throughout the Commonwealth.
The 2018 Ralph Salvucci Online Competition has ended. Congratulations to the winning team This Is A Bridge. The winning cost was $167,927.07.
The winning design:
The competition will return in January 2019. Many thanks to Brian O'Connell for developing the online registration and leaderboard for this year's competition.
Official rankings are shown below. The awards dinner details will be announced soon.
The purpose of the Ralph Salvucci Online Bridge Competition is to provide middle school and high school students with a realistic, engaging introduction to engineering. The contest is open to all students in grades 6-12. Students use free software put together by The Army Educational Outreach Program to design the cheapest bridge that can carry the truck. When you click on the truck button, your design comes to life and if it can’t make it – CRASH!
Please email Alex Bonnar for more information.
Important: To be recognized as a BSCES member you must login using your BSCES assigned username and password.
Please note: BSCES membership is handled through ASCE. To update your contact information, please visit their Manage Your Account page.
If you have additional questions regarding registration, please contact us at 617/227-5551 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Supported by the staff of The Engineering Center Education Trust