Competitors

Important Dates

  • February 28, 2020 | Registration Opens
  • May 1, 2020 | Registration Deadline
  • Varies | Hotel Block Cut off

*Due dates may be adjusted & more may be added as needed.

Mailers

Mailer #1

National Finals Mailer 1.pdf

Mailer #2

coming soon!

Hotel Blocks

Virginia Tech has reserved hotel blocks in the area for competition participants and faculty. The hotel information can be found below. Please reserve your room before the deadlines listed.

Residence Inn

Address: 850 Prices Fork Road Blacksburg, VA 24060

Rate: $139 per night

Room Types & Quantity:

  • 10 Single King - sleep 4 w/ pull out couch
  • 10 Double Queen - sleep 6 w/ pull out couch

Group Code: NSB

Reservation Deadline: 4/21/20

Reservation Link:

https://bit.ly/2OcN0HM

Hilton Garden Inn

Address: 900 Plantation Road Blacksburg, VA 24060

Rate: $178 w/ tax per night

Room Type & Quantity:

  • 15 Double Queen - sleep 4

Group Code: Nationals SSBC

Reservation Deadline: 4/30/20

Phone Number: 540-552-5005

Reserved for teams with competition after 4/21/20

Hyatt Place

Address: 650 University City Blvd Blacksburg, VA 24060

Rate: $139 per night

Room Types & Quantity:

  • 10 Single King - sleep 4 w/ pull out couch
  • 30 Double Queen - sleep 6 w/ pull out couch

Group Code: G-NSSB

Reservation Deadline: 4/21/20

Reservation Link:

https://bit.ly/2D741Nd

Comfort Inn

Address: 3705 South Main Street Blacksburg, VA 24060

Rate: $99 per night

Room Type & Quantity:

  • 30 Doubles - sleep 4

Group Code: National SSBC Competition

Reservation Deadline: 4/30/20

Phone Number: 540-951-1500

Reserved for teams with competition after 4/21/20

Holiday Inn Christiansburg/Blacksburg

Address: 99 Bradley Drive, Christiansburg, VA 24073

Rate: $119 per night

Room Type & Quantity:

  • 25 Double Queen - sleep 4

Group Code: NSS

Reservation Deadline: 4/21/20

Reservation Link:

https://bit.ly/34phzzL


Hampton Inn Christiansburg/Blacksburg

Address: 380 Arbor Drive Christiansburg, VA 24073

Rate: $119 per night

Room Type & Quantity:

  • 20 Double Queen - sleep 4

Group Code: Student Steel Bridge Competition

Reservation Deadline: 5/5/20

Phone Number: 540-381-5874

Reserved for teams with competition after 4/21/20



Bridge Storage/Shipment

If your school needs to ship your bridge in advance, please contact Ryan Stevens at least 1 month before the competition. For competitions on or after April 21, please contact Ryan Stevens as soon as possible after your competition.

Your bridge may only be delivered within 14 day of the competition, Monday-Friday during business hours. You will coordinate the delivery with Ryan Stevens. You bridge will be available for pickup on Thursday May 21 from 5 pm - 7 pm or Friday, May 22 from 9 am - 10 am at:

Thomas M. Murray Structures Lab

255 Inventive Lane Blacksburg, VA 24060

*Bridges can also be picked up by appointment if none of the times work for your team.

*Virginia Tech is not responsible for any bridges that are lost or damaged.

AISC SSBC Team Resources

Visit www.aisc.org/ssbc to find the information you need to know as a team competing in the 2020 AISC Student Steel Bridge Competition.