USM’s Architecture and Civil Engineering Students Won RM6000 in the Malaysian Structural Steel Association: Open Ideas Competition Award 2016
Congratulations to the USM teams that won 2 consolation prizes (RM 6,000) for Malaysian Structural Steel Association (MSSA) Open Idea Competition, 2016. It was held at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on 13 April 2016. The ceremony was held in conjunction with the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) Malaysia’s International Construction Week 2016. The Consolation Prize award carried a cash prize of RM 3000 each. USM teams are the collaboration of the undergraduate students from School of Civil Engineering and School of Housing Building and Planning. USM sent 11 groups for this competition and 3 of these groups were shortlisted for the top 10. This competition opens to 17 universities including the public and private higher learning institutions. The winning teams were supervised by Assoc. Prof. Wan Mariah Wan Harun from School of Housing, Building and Planning and Assoc. Prof. Dr Fatimah De’nan from School of Civil Engineering. The award ceremony was attended by Dean of School of Housing, Building and Planning, Prof Dr. Aldrin bin Abdullah.