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Engineering Day

Join us for the 6th HGTC Engineering Day, Wed., April 23, 2014.

Horry-Georgetown Technical College’s Annual Engineering Day, an outdoor design event for high school students interested in math and science careers, will be held from 8 a.m. until noon, Wed., April 23, in and around Building 300 on the Conway Campus. Hundreds of high school and college students will build bridges and other structures to compete for prizes. Members of the local chapter of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) will judge the competition.

Engineering Day is open to the public.

2014 Engineering Day Agenda

  • 8:00–9:00 - Autocad Competition
    objective: To create a plan based on the dimensions given the day of the competition.
    See competition rules»
  • 9:45–10:00 -  Welcome
  • 9:00–10:00 - Concrete Competition (HS students watch from 9:30 -10:00)
    See competition rules»
  • 10:00–11:00 - Robotics Competition (HS students watch from 10:00 -10:30)
    See competition rules»
  • 10:30-11:30 - HS student compete in relay games
  • 11:00–12:00 - Bridge Competition (HS students watch from 11:30 – 12:00)
    See competition rules»
  • 12:00–12:30 - Lunch / Robotics Exhibition/Survey Competition
  • 12:30–1:00 - HS Awards ceremony – HS students (survey, wrap-up, departure)
  • 1:00–1:30 - Awards ceremony - HGTC students and thank you to judges/sponsors

For more information and to register, contact:
Suliban Deaza (843) 349-5332