Geo-Challenge

Geo-Challenge

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The official site for the joint Geo-Institute's student Geo-Challenge competition.  Teams wishing to compete should have a team representative create a GeoWorld and join the group.  All official information for the annual competition will be delivered through this site.  The Geo-Challenge competitions include Geo-Wall--A challenge to build a model mechancially stabilized earth wall Geo-Prediction--A challenge to accurately predict a geotechnical case history Geo-Video--A challenge to convey a geotechnical topic in a short video Geo-Poster--A challenge to showcase student research in geotechnical engineering topics through invited poster presentation

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Geo-challenge finalists announced 07/02/2018 23:03 The Geo-challenge finalists have been announced. Due to conference logistic issues, we had to reduce the number of teams… 0 N/A
2018 GeoWall Question 07/02/2018 05:05 We understand that tape is not allowed to be used on the wall, but are we allowed to use tape to hold our templates in p… 1 2018-02-07 22:50:09
Report Submission Date 19/01/2018 20:09 Why is the final design report due over the holiday break? Why are teams asking what a wrapped face wall is after the da… 1 2018-01-19 21:06:26
Quetion about competetion 13/01/2018 15:58 What is the specific size of loading bucket? Base diameter and the height of the bucket? 1 2018-01-14 18:37:40
Quetions about competetion 13/01/2018 16:07 Can we use loading frame made by oueselves? And, is there any requirements of pvc pipes?For example,the colour of pipes?… 1 2018-01-14 18:36:02
GeoWall 2018 Clarification 04/01/2018 19:10 Can a explicit definition of a wrapped face segmental MSE wall be provided? 1 2018-01-05 02:13:14
Geo-Prediction 2018 EOD Clarification 31/12/2017 01:28 How was the EOD capacity determined? From the project description it is unclear if a static load test was performed at E… 1 2017-12-31 18:59:42
Geo-Prediction 2018 Clarification 20/12/2017 00:24 Elevation at ground surface of piles as listed in the pile data tables are above and below the ground surface of borings… 1 2017-12-20 19:04:41
Geowall Competition Clarification 2018 13/12/2017 20:13 Hello everyone, Does anyone know whether or not the load frame will be provided or if we have to bring our own to the… 1 2017-12-13 20:23:56
Geo-Challenge 2018 Rules Clarifications 02/11/2017 00:33 Hello Dr. Tiwari, Will the steel loading frame be in place during construction or after the construction phase? … 1 2017-12-13 20:15:33
2018 Geowall Rules Clarification 12/12/2017 16:57 Dr. Tiwari, Are the wooden pile guides supposed to be attached to the base of the box in a certain way? ie. Are they … 1 2017-12-13 20:00:24
GeoPredictions 27/11/2017 14:28 what is type of hammer used for spt? 3 2017-11-27 20:30:46
2018 GeoWall Rules 21/08/2017 19:08 Hello everyone, I had a quick question. When will the 2018 Competetion rules be Available? Thanks. 2 2017-09-19 04:47:49
Geo-challenge 2017 competition invitee institutions announced 07/02/2017 19:08 Dear all: Please find below the preliminary ranking for the national Geo-challenge 2017 competitions. This year?s Geo… 4 2017-03-10 23:57:12
Geo-challenge Student Activities Program Details 07/03/2017 00:41 Dear all: We are looking forward to seeing you all in Orlando next week. Please note the following last minute items … 0 N/A
GeoWall 2017 Rules Claifications 17/09/2016 20:28 Dr. Tiwari, On our initial read we have some preliminary claifications that we would like. We have found no clarifica… 34 2017-02-27 21:57:04
2017 Geowall Rules 18/08/2016 00:45 Greetings everyone, I had a quick question. When will the 2017 Competetion rules be Available? Thanks. 13 2017-02-04 19:55:45
Geo-video 2017 Rules 22/09/2016 22:37 Dear all: Geo-video 2017 Rules are now posted. I wish you all a good luck! 1 2017-01-14 01:02:08
GeoVideo Submission Confirmation 14/01/2017 00:58 Hello, Will we receive a confirmation once our GeoVideo uploads have been received? The ftp site did not seem to conf… 0 N/A
Sponsor 22/11/2016 19:45 Do you have a sponsorship program for 2017? 0 N/A

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