Civil Engineering
Estimated Length: 
3 hours

Rules / Specifications

  • Bridge must be 'Truss Style'
  • Must span river shown in Video 1
  • No stacking more than 2 pieces together
  • Calculate structural efficiency


1. Intro Video

The intro video explains some background of the bridge project and how it relates to the real world.

2 min

2. Academic Video

We use fun demonstrations to teach about different topics at play in bridges such as Force, Stress, & more!

3 min

3. "How To" Video

Tune into the how to video to find tips, examples, and even obstacles to avoid when designing and building your bridge.

7 min

4. Testing & Evaluating

In this video, we walk you through just how to go about testing your bridge when you are all finished building!

3 min

5. Bonus Video

Tyler Bell from CVL Engineering shares his story about why he wanted to become a civil engineer and what he does now!

2 min