Community bridge UGM won the champion 2 NTU Bridge Design Competition 2016, held at the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, Saturday-Sunday (March 19 to 20 in 2016). This bridge competitions organized by Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and followed by various countries in Southeast Asia, such as Singapore, Indonesia and Malaysia.
In this competition the bridge UGM team was represented by three teams and each – each team was represented by two students. The students compete as representatives of Indonesia. They are daughter Shahida Firdaus, Sandy Kang (Team Gama Bridge), Bagus Raka Panuntun, Muwafiqurrahhman Prabowo (Team CS Bridge) and Ika Rahmawati Suyanto, Surya Dewi Puspitasari (Tim Almond Blossom). All of these students are from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
Cakrabuana Team of Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering FT. UGM won second place in the Bridge Build Competition “Creativity Karya Nusantara Bridge” in 2016 which took place at the Jakarta State Polytechnic, Thursday, March 24, 2016. The evaluation criteria include: proposal, robustness, implementation, heavy structure, innovation, aesthetics, and working time models bridge , The team is represented by Panji Ginaya Taufik (2013), Raka Agus Panuntun (2013), Dyah Nur Saints (2013).
Department of Civil Engineering, University of Gadjah Mada (UGM) again won the title. This time the team of Yahya Kemal F. (2013), Yogie Andrianto H. (2013), and Dhirta Parera A. (2013) earned a first prize in a competition in “Analysis of Potential Problems of High Speed Rail (HSR) Jakarta- Bandung Line “. The race is organized by the University of Jakarta Tarumanagara This is a series of Civil National Expo (CNE) in 2016. The team was led by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ir. Ahmad Munawar, M.Sc .; Prof. Dr. Tech. Ir. Danang Parikshit, M.Sc .; Dr. Eng. Imam Muthohar, ST .; Ir. Djoko Murwono, M.Sc.
Gamahidro team consists of three students of Civil Engineering UGM, which Hadid Widiantoro, Rizky Dhewandaru, and Eldiansyah Mahendra won first prize in the race Dam Innovation Contest at the University of Diponegoro. The event was held on 6-7 November 2016 in Semarang.
At the start of the competition, the participants were asked to submit proposals containing race dam design concept complete with all the necessary calculations. Then elected four finalists who made it through to the next stage and were invited to Semarang to present the work that has been delivered complete with a model of a design model designed. Besides UGM, three other teams from the University of Diponegoro who successfully passed the 2 teams and one team from the Bandung Institute of Technology. After the presentation, the finalists are given a few questions by 3 jury and given a case study related to dam failure.