The UC Davis CEE Steel Bridge Team, named “Chrome Ollie,” finished first overall in the 2014 ASCE Steel Bridge National Competition, held at the University of Akron on May 23-24. This event gave Team Chrome Ollie the chance to compete against 49 teams from all over the U.S., Canada, Mexico, and Puerto Rico. Team Chrome Ollie’s overall ranking of first place was followed by a team from MIT (second place) and a team from UC Berkeley (third place).
Complete results from the competition can be found here.
UC Davis’ Steel Bridge Team is a student-run organization that gives undergraduates the opportunity to design, fabricate and construct an approximately 20-foot long steel bridge. All students are welcome to join; for additional information, visit https://orgsync.com/52848/chapter.