27th Annual ASC Region 1 Student Competition (2016)

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October 27-29, 2016


Hilton Albany
40 Lodge Street
Albany, NY 12207
Phone: (518) 462-6611 Fax: (518) 462-2901
Hotel Website: www.hiltonalbany.com  

As usual, we have reserved a block of rooms for the competition. Schools must coordinate their room reservations with the Hotel coorddinator: Christine Fiori using the form below. Industry participants should contact the hotel directly for their room reservations.

2016 Room Request Form

Team Registration

Teams register with Michael Emmer using the following form:

2016 Team Registration Form

It is a three-day event, from Thursday through Saturday.

  • Thursday, teams arrive at the hotel and set up their rooms.
  • Friday, between 8 am 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.

2016 Program

There are four different competition divisions:

  1. Commercial sponsored by: Lecesse Construction – Problem statement – Scoring criteria
  2. Design-Build sponsored by: Kiewit Building Group – Problem statement
  3. Heavy Civil sponsored by: JF White Contracting Company – Problem statement
  4. Pre-Construction sponsored by: Shawmut Design & Construction – Problem statement

2016 Competition and Coaching Rules

Job Fair

Participating companies this year:

  • Consigli Construction Co.
  • Dimeo Construction
  • Gilbane Building Co.
  • HRI Inc.
  • Iannelli Construction Co., Inc.
  • J.F. White Contracting Co.
  • KBE Building Corporation
  • Kiewit
  • Lecesse Construction
  • LeChase Construction
  • The Pike Co.
  • Shawmut Design and Construction
  • The Wesson Group
  • Walsh Group
  • Weeks Marine
  • Middlesex Construction
  • Kinetic Systems, Inc.
  • Sano-Rubin Construction

Companies can register for the job fair with the following form:

2016 Job Fair Registration Form


The following member schools from ASC Region 1 are competing this year:

  • Alfred State (COM, DB, HH)
  • Central Connecticut State University (COM, DB, HH)
  • Clarkson University (HH, PRE)
  • CUNY (PRE)
  • Drexel University (COM, HH)
  • Norwich University (PRE)
  • NYU Tandon School of Engineering (COM, PRE)
  • Penn College of Technology (COM, DB, PRE)
  • Rochester Institute of Technology (COM, DB, HH)
  • Roger Williams University (COM, DB, HH)
  • State University of NY-Delhi (COM, DB, HH, PRE)
  • State University of NY-ESF (COM)
  • The Pratt Institute (COM)
  • University of Maine (HH, PRE)
  • Utica College (COM)
  • Vermont Technical College (COM, HH, PRE)
  • Wentworth Institute of Technology (DB)

36 Teams in total.

(Categories: COMmercial, Design-Build, Heavy Highway, PRE-construction)

2016 Winners

Commercial Building (11 teams)

  1. Drexel
  2. RWU
  3. RIT

Heavy-Civil (9 teams)

  1. RIT
  2. Drexel
  3. Alfred State

Design-Build (6 teams)

  1. Wentworth
  2. RWU
  3. RIT

Preconstruction (8 teams)

  1. Clarkson
  2. Penn. College of Technology
  3. NYU