Carnegie Mellon University's  student chapter of
the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is proud to host
2014 Ohio Valley Student Conference
March 27 - 29, 2014 || Pittsburgh, PA

Recent Announcements

  • OVSC Conference Updates Hello all,Here are some final updates and changes for the conference. Below is an outline of the contents of this email:Concrete Canoe Trailer ParkingGeneral ParkingSteel Bridge UpdatesASCE Younger Member EventsConference Schedule UpdatesConcrete Canoe Trailer ParkingWe were able to secure a surface lot in Downtown Pittsburgh that is half a mile from the Westin Hotel. The cost of parking in this lot is $25 per day. We will send a follow up email (right after this one)to all the schools that expressed a need for parking with final details. If your school did not contact us about this but would still like to, please let us know by Friday, March 21st at ...
    Posted Mar 21, 2014, 7:49 AM by Fola Odunlade
  • Parking for Concrete Canoe Trucks Hello All,This message is important for schools participating in the concrete canoe competition.It will be difficult to find parking for trailers in downtown Pittsburgh, so we are looking into reserving spaces at nearby parking lots normally reserved for football and baseball games. These spaces are within a 1 mile radius of the Westin hotel. If you will be needing parking spaces for your concrete canoe trailer, please send the following to ohiostudentvalleyconference@gmail.com by Thursday, March 13th at 11:59 pm:The size of your trailer, andThe days you will be needing parkingPlease note that you will have to pay for the parking spaces so you are welcome to make parking arrangements on your own ...
    Posted Mar 7, 2014, 6:38 PM by Fola Odunlade
  • Concrete Canoe Paper Submission Deadlines Hello All,This is a clarification for the rules on submitting your Concrete Canoe Paper and Engineer's Notebook. Our deadline for electronic submissions has been pushed to March 2, 2014 at 11:59 pm to cmu.asce@gmail.com. We expect to receive a zip file containing any and all files called for in the concrete canoe rules.According the the Concrete Canoe Rules, you must also submit 6 CDs containing your design paper and your engineer's notebook. We did not clarify how these CD's should be submitted and we apologize for that. CD's must be received at the address below by March 7th, 2014. This is not a postmark deadline. If your CD's are ...
    Posted Feb 28, 2014, 8:15 AM by Fola Odunlade
  • Upcoming Deadlines - Technical Paper, Concrete Canoe Paper, Hotel Registration This is an announcement reminding you of upcoming deadlines for our conference.Technical Paper Submission DeadlineSubmissions for the technical paper are due this coming Saturday March 1, 2014 by 11:59pm. No late submissions will be accepted. Please e-mail your paper to Christopher Ejiofor at cmu.asce@gmail.com with the subject line OVSC Technical Paper Submission from (your school name).Concrete Canoe Paper SubmissionSubmissions for the concrete canoe papers are due this coming Saturday March 1, 2014 by 11:59pm. No late submissions will be accepted. Please e-mail your paper to Isabelle Hammer at cmu.asce@gmail.com with the subject line OVSC Concrete Canoe Paper Submission from (your school name).Hotel ReservationsThe deadline ...
    Posted Feb 24, 2014, 8:08 PM by Fola Odunlade
  • Individual Registration Information on individual registration has been sent to all participating schools in Mailer 2. The information can also be found by going to the Registration Page. A copy of Mailer 2 can also be found under the Resources tab of the website.
    Posted Dec 19, 2013, 3:24 PM by Fola Odunlade
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   Important Dates 
Feb 21: Individual Registration
March 1: Technical Papers Due  
March 1: Concrete Canoe Papers Due
March 2 at 11:59pm: Concrete Canoe Papers Due via Email
March 3: Mailer 3 sent out
March 5 @ 5PM Local Time: Guaranteed Hotel Room Rate
March 17: Civil Site Dsgn Submissions Due