of Wisconsin - Madison (Badgers)"
R. John Craig Award for Co-Ed Sprint Race
The Badgers relied on 4 people to deliver their presentation. They used 1 screen and presented their effort from a business standpoint.
After the team introduced themselves, they explained the rationale behind their canoe’s name. They explained why they made the changes they did in their hull design and elaborated on the advantage of using hard chines.
The team explained how they tested the hydrodynamics of their canoe and elaborated on their structural design.
The concrete constituents came next and they explained how they incorporated innovative fly ash constituents into their concrete mix. They explained how they met their goals and mentioned that they employed the punch shear test introduced by last year’s team.
Construction came next. The team explained how they achieved smooth surfaces through quality control. They detailed their construction methods and explained how the reinforcement and concrete were placed.
The team mentioned the curing cycle and elaborated on their finishing techniques. They explained their organizational breakdown and mentioned how risks and safety were addressed through sustainable design and management.
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