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2011: Guadalupe, Nicaragua

This Continental Crossing project was completed during the summer of 2011. The team was comprised of five seniors in civil, environmental, and electrical engineering. They conducted a site assessment during late November 2010, followed by the bridge design phase, second semester. Construction on the bridge began in early June and was finished by the end of the month. The team has greatly appreciated all donations made as well as time spent by all who made this project possible.

Budget

Proposed budget for 2011 bridge:

Materials Price (US$)
Steel Cable 3,000
Wood (decking) 1,250
Transport of Materials 1,250
Cement and Rebar 1,250
Masonry Blocks 250
Miscellaneous (drilling, etc.) 1,500
Travel/living expenses 7,500
Total 16,000