Enise Bridge Challenge ARCHITECTURE COMPETITION 2018

Register 2nd March, 2018 | Submit 2nd March, 2018 |



Enise Bridge Challenge



Each team is made up of between 2 and 4 members. They will have to make in one day (9 hours) a model of a bridge which conforms with all the rules presented in the following paragraphs. Each member must be a student in a higher education establishment. The teams will have to think about the structure of their bridge before the competition and which material they wish to use, and they will have to make blueprints of their bridge. On Sunday morning, each bridge will be assessed, then tested in term of weight resistance until it brakes


Registration will be open from the 22nd January, 2018 using the web site in the tab called “inscription” in French, or “registration” in English on the web page which describes the contest planned for 2018.

■ Registration will be closed when the number of teams has reached the number necessary for the smooth functioning of the contest. If this number is not reached, registration will be closed the 2nd March, 2018.

■ Each team must send, before the 2nd March, 2018, the registration fee and a copy of the student cards of each team member to the address:

Bridge Challenge ENISE

58 rue Jean Parot

42100 Saint-Etienne

■ The contest will take place during the weekend of the 24th to 25th March, 2018, at Saint Etienne, “Place Chavanelle”.


■ the engineering prize (1st, 2nd and 3rd position)

■ the architectural prize (1st, 2nd and 3rd position)

■ the expert eye (1st position)

■ the public prize (1st position)



The registration fee corresponds to the charge to participate in the Bridge Challenge Enise. The fee will increase by 5€ after the 19th February. For each member of the team who wishes to be housed, an extra fee will be requested. All the food, the Saturday party and the construction materials will be paid by the organisers.

Team of 4 members: 10€ (about £8.4) per member without hotel

Team of 3 members: 13€ (about £11) per member without hotel

Team of 2 members: 20€ (about £16.8) per member without hotel

Please, add 25€ (about £21.6) per member if you wish to be housed in a hotel on Saturday night or 5€ if you want to be housed by a student. Please note that places are limited.

Payment should made by cheque or in cash, payable to “Bridge Challenge ENISE”