20th Annual ASC Region 1 Student Competition (2009)

The 20th Annual 2009 competition will be held November 12-14, 2009 at the

Crowne Plaza Fairfield
690 Route 46 East
Fairfield, NJ 07004
phone: 973.227.9200

Please note that we have reserved a block of rooms for the competition, but they are only holding the rooms until October 20, 2009, so please be sure to make reservations before then. Room rates are $119/night for a standard room and $129/night for a junior suite. Make sure you tell them you are with the Associated Schools of Construction to get our group rate. If you have any problems making a reservation, you may contact Kelly Hunter at the Crowne Plaza Fairfield at 973-287-1008 or

Team Registration Form [word doc] [reg_form.pdf]
Register with Carol Considine by October 30th, 2009

It is a three-day event, from Thursday through Saturday. [2009 program]

  • Thursday, teams arrive at the hotel and set up their rooms.
  • Friday, between 8am and midnight, each team assembles a complete written bid proposal for a real project being built by sponsoring firm. The comprehensive proposals include detailed cost analysis, schedule, labor requirements and plans to do the work itself.
  • Saturday, teams present their proposals to the sponsoring firm’s representatives in a closed discussion forum.
  • Saturday night the awards will be presented at the dinner.

2009 Region 1 Competition Results

Commercial – 10 teams competed
Sponsored by
Whiting Turner Contracting Company

  • 1st – Wentworth Institute of Technology
  • 2nd – Alfred State College
  • 3rd –  Roger Williams University

Other schools competing:
· Central Connecticut State University
· Pennsylvania College of Technology
· Polytechnic Institute of NYU
· Pratt Institute
· Rochester Institute of Technology
· SUNY ESF
· University of Maine

Design-Build – 9 teams competed
Sponsored by
Pizzagalli Construction Company

  • 1st – Roger Williams University
  • 2nd – Wentworth Institute of Technology
  • 3rd – Pennsylvania College of Technology

Other schools competing:
· Central Connecticut State University
· Norwich University
· Old Dominion University
· Polytechnic Institute of NYU
· SUNY Delhi
· University of Maine

Heavy-Highway – 9 teams competed
Sponsored by Weeks Marine Inc.

  • 1st – Roger Williams University
  • 2nd – Old Dominion University
  • 3rd – Rochester Institute of Technology

Other schools competing:
· Alfred State College
· Central Connecticut State University
· Clarkson University
· Drexel University
· Pennsylvania College of Technology
· University of Maine

Many thanks to our 2009 sponsors!

2009 Competition Sponsors

Commercial [Commercial scope 2009]
Sponsored by
KBE Building Corporation

Design-Build [Design Build scope 2009]
Sponsored by
Pizzagalli Construction Company

Heavy-Highway [Heavy Highway scope 2009]
Score sheets for the 2009 heavy highway competition [excel format] or [pdf format]
Sponsored by
Weeks Marine Inc.

 

2009 Event Sponsors

KBE Building Corporation
Friday Competition Kick Off Breakfast

Weeks Marine Inc. –
Awards Dinner Reception

Pizzagalli Construction Company
Saturday Presentation Kick Off Breakfast

Kiewit Construction Company/ Skanska USA Civil
Faculty Jobsite Tour and transportation

The awards dinner is sponsored by Weeks Marine Inc and the job fair participants:

Bovis Lend Lease LMB

Delaney Construction Corporation

Gilbane Building Company

Kiewit Construction Company Many thanks to Kiewit for providing the photocopy machines for the students to use.

Philadelphia University

Pike Construction Co. LLC

Shawmut Design and Construction

Skanska USA Civil

Whiting Turner Contracting Company

Also thanks to RS Means for providing copies of their Illustrated Construction Dictionary as prizes.

Also thanks to WinEstimator and HCSS for providing copies of their software as prizes.

A special thanks goes out to AGC/GBC of NY for their many years of support and the participation of Brendan Manning who is on our Board of Directors and an avid supporter of the Job Fair.