of Nevada - Reno (Wolf Pack)"
Nevada-Reno relied on 3 people to make their presentation; 2 men and 1 woman. The presenters were dressed business casual. The team used 1 screen and included 1 video segment.
The team began with a team introduction followed by an explanation of their theme. The fist aspect discussed was project management. The team elaborated on the challenges faced then went on to analysis.
They explained how they performed the analysis and the load cases considered. They gave the critical loads and explained how they took steps to minimize stress. Then they explained how they used the concrete and reinforcement to achieve the critical loads.
They explained how they moved from the baseline to the final mix. Details regarding constituents and steps taken to add them were mentioned.
The team mentioned the recyclable aggregates used and explained how they selected constituents to maximize performance. They specified the mixture proportion of the recyclables.
The team went on to concrete canoe construction and detailed the steps taken including curing. They explained how they took steps toward sustainability before bringing their presentation to a strrong conclusion.
Questions and Comments:
The presentation went smoothly and the team answered the questions quickly and concisely.
The University of Nevada - Reno fielded "Battle Born."