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Selaso Jatuh Kembar Won 6 Awards in Thailand

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Submit by prasetyaFT on June 08, 2018 | Comment(s) : 0 | View : 591

Students of Civil Engineering Student (FT-UB) once again alma mater in Asia Steel Bridge Competition 2018 competition. This competition was held at Srinakharinwirot University, Nakhon Nayok, Thailand on 29-31 May 2018. The competition was participated by 15 teams from various countries in Asia such as Thailand, Taiwan, Mongolia, and Japan.

In the second year of this competition, Civil Engineering is represented by Danadyaksa team, led by Dodi Rajendra P., Kushariyanto, Christoper Houston Giovanni, and Prima Adikasih with lecturers to guide them; Ir. sugeng P. Budio, MS., IPM., Roland Martin Simatupang ST., MT., M.Sc., Dr.Eng. Indradi Wijatmiko, ST., M. Eng (Prac), and Bhondana Bayu B.K., ST., MT.

Carrying the theme of Traditional House of Riau Islands, they called their design "Selaso Jatuh Kembar" bridge. This bridge main material is steel is assembled by using a connection bolt with a design that resembles the roof of the custom house "Selaso Jatuh Kembar" with red and gold.

The "Twins Falls" bridge is designed with a load of 300 kg with a deflection of + - 6 mm. Danadyaksa's team successfully completed "Selaso Jatuh Kembar Bridge" within 4 minutes 50 seconds, with a bridge weight of about 10 kg.

Compete with teams from various countries, Tim Danadyaksa managed to show off as the only team from Indonesia who managed to penetrate the top 5 and reach the categories that are competed. The categories achieved by this Team include Aesthetics, Presentation, Structural Cost, Construction Cost, Total Cost, and Overall Performance.

This competition is held once a year with different host different every year. In 2019, UB won the trust to host Asia Steel Bridge Competition 2019.

"Alhamdulillah a pride can be a host, certainly the team from Civil Engineering Department FTUB will continue to improve the achievements ahead and prepare ourselves to welcome Asia Steel Bridge Competition 2019 with mature," said one team member, Kushariyanto. (mic)


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