2019 AISC Student Steel Bridge Competition

March 30, 2019 - 7:00am
Fairfax, VA

SK&A Structural Engineers, Maurice O’Connor and Ammar Motorwala participated as judges for the Virginias Regional edition of the American Institute of Steel Construction’s (AISC) Student Steel Bridge Competition, held at George Mason University.  The annual competition challenges student teams to develop a scale-model steel bridge from conception and design through fabrication and testing.  The bridges are required to span about 20 feet and carry 2,500 pounds.  The West Virginia University team won the Virginias Regional Competition and will join other regional top finishers to compete at the National Finals to be held at Southern Illinois University Carbondale May 31 - June 1.