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----We won the Best Creative Award and Outstanding Organization Award


From October 19 to 22, the 11th National College Students Structure Design Contest was held in our university. There were 108 teams from 107 colleges and universities such as Tsinghua University, Harbin Institute of Technology and Zhejiang University compete for the competition. 11 teams including Changsha University of Science and Technology, and Shanghai Jiao Tong University won the first prize. We won the Best Creative Award and Outstanding Organization Award.

 

The contest was organized by China Institute of Higher Education Engineering Education Committee, Colleges and Universities of Civil Engineering Discipline Professional Guide Committee, China Civil Engineering Society Education Committee, Science and Technology Commission of Environment and Civil Engineering of Ministry of Education. It was hosted by Wuhan University.

 

This structural design competition, combined with the reality of water resources, took the aqueduct system architecture as the background and conduct the water loading experiment, to explore mechanic characteristics, design optimization and construction technology and other issues of the aqueduct supporting system when loading water.


 


Zhou Yezhong, vice president of Wuhan University, and Mao Yiping, deputy secretary of the contest committee attended the opening ceremony and delivered speeches. Zhao Xuemei, deputy Party secretary of Wuhan University, attended the closing ceremony and delivered a speech. Ding Yang, deputy dean of School of Architecture and Engineering at Tianjin University made comments, fully affirmed the teams’ hard work and perseverance, and gave professional analysis from structural design, research methods, production spirit and other aspects. Zhao Xuemei, Lu Guodong, and Wu Bo, representative of South China University of Technology, the organizer of the next contest, delivered the ceremony handover.

 

It was reported that the National College Students Structure Design Contest was listed as one of the nine major disciplinary contests by the Ministry of Education, aimed at improving students’ creative design ability, practical ability and overall quality, meanwhile strengthening exchanges and cooperation between universities and colleges.

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