ABOUT COMPETITION

ORGANIZER

Student Council of the Faculty of Civil Engineering, Transportation Engineering and Architecture | University of Maribor

DESCRIPTION

In 3 days teams should design and build optimal spaghetti bridge, which can bair greatest load possible.

8 April 2021
Deadline for registration / or until the places are filled

3. – 5. May 2021
How strong is the bridge contest

MATERIALS FOR THE CONTEST

  • Primary material is Barilla n.7 spaghetti
  • Hot glue for joints
  • Knifes, rubber bands and other hand tools
  • It is allowed to use computer software for structural analasys and defining bridge construction
  • Electric tools are not allowed

BASIC RULES

Teams must build their bridges in accordance with the rules. After registriation teams will receive exact schedule of the contest. With this instructions teams should make their design for the bridge before the contest itself. Team must consist of 3 participants.

This year you must be seen through camera at all times during competition.

The rules are published in the tab rules.

ORGANIZER PROVIDES

Material for contest:

  • Barilla n.7 spaghetti
  • Hot glue and hot guns
  • Knifes and rubber bands

Good will and entertainment

New practical skills

REWARDS

Design:

  • 1st place – 600 EUR

 

Participation fee:

30 EUR per team

SPONSORS