National Steel Bridge Competition Results

This year marked the 25th National Student Steel Bridge Competition and the 30th year of the conference-level Student Steel Bridge Competitions. This prestigious competition offered future structural engineers the opportunity to display their skills in steel design, steel fabrication, and teamwork. Forty-eight student teams from across the United States, Canada, Mexico and China participated in the 2016 NSSBC.


Overall Winners

  1. École de technologie supérieure
  2. California Polytechnic State University, SLO
  3. University of Florida


Construction Speed

  1. University of Wisconsin - Platteville
  2. Youngstown State University
  3. Illinois Institute of Technology


Lightness

  1. University of Florida
  2. University of Wisconsin-Madison
  3. University at Buffalo


Display

  1. Western Kentucky University
  2. Youngstown State University
  3. University of Michigan

Stiffness

  1. George Mason University
  2. Tongji
  3. University of Florida


Economy

  1. University of Wisconsin - Platteville
  2. Youngstown State University
  3. Lafayette College


Efficiency

  1. University of Florida
  2. École de technologie supérieure
  3. California Polytechnic State University, SLO

Click here to view a listing of all teams who qualified for the 2016 NSSBC.


For complete competition rankings, visit http://www.nssbc.info/

For pictures of the event, visit https://2016nssbc.shutterfly.com/pictures