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2010 Concrete Canoe Competition Finalists Announced
June 11, 2010

Twenty-two teams of engineering students from across the country and Canada will meet at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo June 17th to the 19th in a bid to win the “America’s Cup of Civil Engineering.” Throughout the year, teams of civil engineering students logged thousands of hours researching, designing and constructing their concrete canoes in search of the winning combination of creativity, knowledge and teamwork.

After coming out on top in regional competitions throughout the spring, the best and brightest from 22 top engineering schools will match wits and skills as they put their concrete creations to the test in a series of events at the national finals. The 2010 finalists are:

School (canoe name)
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo (Amazona)
Clemson University (Terra Amicus)
Ecole de technologie suprieure (Montferrand)
Fairmont State University (The Privateer)
Louisiana Tech University (Deuces Wild)
Michigan Technological University (Yooper)
New Mexico State University (Billy the Kid)
Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey (Orca)
San Jose State University (Orion)
Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville (Rock ‘n Row)
The University of Alabama (Spirit of 1831)
The University of Alabama in Huntsville (Supercharger)
University of Akron (Lockkeeper)
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York (Space Bulls)
University of California, Los Angeles (Premiere)
University of Houston (Steer Clear)
Universite© Laval (The Norseman)
University of Nevada-Reno (Battle Born)
University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown (Hess’s Warning)
University of Wisconsin-Platteville (Flying Dutchman)
University of Washington (Tahoma)
University of Wisconsin-Madison (Centennial)

For the complete schedule of events for the 2010 National Concrete Canoe Competition, please visit:

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