Truss-a-thon Truss-a-thon, a 48 hour Trusss building competition, March 2017, VIT University, Chennai Campus, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India

College/University/Organization Name: VIT University, Chennai Campus
Organizing Department: Civil Engineering
Event Date: 03/25/2017 -- 03/27/2017    (MM/DD/YYYY)
Last Date: 03/23/2017    (MM/DD/YYYY)
Address: Chennai, Tamilnadu, India
Registration Fee:

Rs. 2500 per team. Team size is 3. The registration includes food and stay.

College/University/Organization Website:

Event Website / Brochure link:​

Email Address:

About Event:

The Structural and Geotechnical engineering division is hosting a technical competition on truss design, drafting, modeling and testing called as Truss-a-thon during 25-27, March 2017. The event will give a platform for the young budding Civil Engineers and Structural Engineers to showcase their talent in steel design. The competition is a 48 hour event which includes design, drafting, physical model development and testing of a plane truss. The event will enable participants to understand the process of design, drafting, execution and testing of a truss structure.

Who Can Participate?

The size of the team is restricted to 3, out of which at least one of them must be from Civil or Structural Engineering background.

Accommodation Details:

Accommodation is provided for free.

Other Details:

We request the interested students to send a mail to The registration link will be provided through email.

Contact Details:
Karthikeyan K
Assistant Professor (Sr.)
4th floor, SMBS Office,
Academic Block I,
VIT University, Chennai Campus

For any clarification about this event, please contact the above mentioned address.

Truss-a-thon, a 48 hour trusss building competition-2017-VIT University, Chennai Campus-Chennai-Tamilnadu-India

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