The competition offers a stimulating and fun challenge to students, while supporting the curricula of civil and structural engineering departments of UK universities.
Benefits for students
- Opportunity to present your work to prospective employers, some of whom are involved in setting and judging the competition.
- A chance to win up to £1250 for your team.
The 2023 project is a new office building with basement car parking in a city centre in the North West of England.
Download competition brief
The competition will operate at two levels. All submissions made at each university will first be judged locally by the academic tutor(s) involved with the project. The winning submission from each university should be entered for the national level of the competition by the tutor.
Only one entry from each university can go forward for final judging at a national level.
- Compliance with the project brief
- 物质效率and sustainability
- Buildability, constructability and maintainability
- Speed of construction and cost effectiveness
The winning entry from each university will receive a prize of£250。获胜的入场力将继续参加国家一级。
Key dates 2023
Please register your interest (see below) in the competition at any time. This will enable The Concrete Centre to keep in touch with you regarding key future dates and any supplementary information that may help you with your submission.
Entry forms must be submitted (viaonline formor firstname.lastname@example.org） 经过4pm on Friday 9th June 2023- 在此阶段，您将获得最终条目中使用的唯一参考号，这将确保条目在判断阶段是匿名的。
"Again, thank you for organising such an event and competition. Our students thoroughly enjoyed it! There was a high level of interest from our MSc and MEng students to take part on this since it gives them the opportunity to apply their theoretical and design knowledge acquired in the course to a practical and challenging problem. It also gives students an appreciation of structural concrete new challenges on sustainability, new technologies and client needs.”- Tutor, 2021 competition
"Thanks alot, although we didn't win I gained a lot of good experience from taking part in this competition."- 学生，2021年竞赛
"Thank you for considering my entry in the competition. The challenge has greatly expanded my appreciation for structural design and I thoroughly enjoyed taking part".- 学生，2021年竞赛
“另外，我要对自己举办竞争的非常感谢。这是一次很棒的经历，我已经获得了许多方面的知识。您的努力非常感谢。”-Student, 2020 competition