Bridge Building Contest

Crush it!

Sault College & Professional Engineers Ontario (Algoma Chapter)

For more information and contest rules, please visit:

To take part, come and get your Balsa wood kit from

Sault College Reception
Essar Hall front lobby
Monday thru Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm


Sault Ste. Marie Construction Association
117 White Oak Drive E.
Monday through Friday 8:30am – 4:30 pm.

Kits are $2.00 each, payable by cash or cheque to PEO Algoma. While supplies last. Each kit includes contest details and rules.

Students can enter individually or as a group (of up to 4) in one of four categories. Divisions are as follows;

  • Grades 4 and 5 (Elementary)
  • Grades 6, 7 and 8 (Elementary)
  • Grades 9 to 12 (Secondary)
  • Open (no cash prize)

Registration will take place May 9th, 2019 from 3:30pm – 8:00pm at Sault College Essar Hall. Bridges must be dropped off at the time of registration.

The contest itself will take place on May 11th at 10:00am in the Sault College Gymnasium. View live results below on testing day (links will appear the Friday before)!

There are over $1,000 in prizes!

This is an excellent opportunity for students to have fun and test their skills. They will also gain exposure to the world of engineering and the endless possibilities surrounding a career in engineering in the modern world.